Senior Account Executive
We are a fast paced, high energy, mid-size public relations agency looking for a self-motivated, pro-active Senior Account Executive with strong media contacts to join our dynamic team. You will work in our downtown Soho offices on several well-known beauty and lifestyle brands. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: developing strong relationships with influential members of the national consumer beauty, lifestyle and fashion press, event coordination, booking desk side appointments, and contributing to the overall success of the agency. The ideal candidate will be able to hit the ground running on a number of our current beauty accounts.In exchange, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package including full insurance coverage, 401K, vacation and more. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DON'T LIVE IN THE TRI-STATE AREA.The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: * Have 3+ years of experience pitching consumer beauty accounts * Have strong media contacts with beauty editors at the top national consumer publications * Be creative, resourceful and have a keen attention to detail * Contribute to a team atmosphere and work well with others * Do whatever it takes to provide the ultimate service to both clients and the media * Have a sense of loyalty - and humor! - and be able to think outside of the box * Be able to meet deadlines and thrive in a fast paced atmosphere *Demonstrate ability to plan and prioritize own work, keeping account director informed of all developments relating to client work *Pitch and secure placements for our clients in national consumer press *Oversee performance of junior account executive/account coordinator *Draft press releases, invitations, status reports and contribute to new business/PR strategy proposals *Develop a greater, more detailed understanding of client business, markets and issues affecting themINCLUDE COVER LETTER, RESUME AND SALARY REQUIREMENT (A MUST) INTO THE BODY OF AN EMAIL and send to firstname.lastname@example.org.