Account Executive

Location
New York
Posted
Sep 26, 2012
Closes
Oct 26, 2012
Contact
Tracy Paul
Duration
Full Time
We are seeking an Account Executive with 2 to 3 years of PR agency experience to join our team. Account executives serve as primary day to day client contacts. Candidates must be extremely well-organized, enthusiastic and capable of executing multiple projects and account work in a timely manner. Must have excellent proven experience generating coverage for clients and working with media.

Requirements include:

*Writing press materials including press releases, pitch letters and emails, seasonal collection descriptions, company profiles, fact sheets, designer bios and monthly reports

*Building and maintaining media lists, sample inventories, etc.

*Coordinating and distributing look book, invitation and other mailings

*Facilitating and trafficking all product requests both proactively and reactively and maintaining flawless records of product loans

*Conducting ongoing editor/stylist contact through general communication, pitching and personal appointments

*Excellent verbal and written communication skills

*Proactive nature and enthusiasm toward account work

*Strong media relationships

*Solid understanding of online and social media

*Self motivated, team player, Must be autonomous by nature