Junior Account Executive

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 22, 2012
Closes
Nov 21, 2012
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities:
•Assisting with daily activities on accounts
•Serve as one of the day-to-day contacts for media and clients
•Draft and distribute press releases, media alerts, photo captions, media pitches, bios, etc.
•Secure consistent and quality media placements with active pitching
•Develop and maintain solid media relationships with journalists, bloggers and social media influencers
•Build client relations through meetings, conference calls, events, general contact
•Prepare meeting agendas, notes, reports, etc.
•When needed organize and attend events
•Assist with developing strategic and creative integrated PR initiatives
•Monitor and engage on behalf of clients in digital media space as appropriate
•Stay up to speed on current industry news, trends and technology

Requirements:
•Minimum six months to one year related experience
•Travel PR experience is a plus
•BA or BS in related field
•Familiarity with travel and food, wine + spirits press a plus
•Online community management experience (Facebook page or group administrator, forum administrator, etc.) a plus
•Strong verbal and written communication skills
•Proficient in AP style
•Proficiency using Cisionpoint, Lexis Nexis, news wires, Microsoft applications
•Working knowledge of social networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Foursquare, etc.) and ability to assist clients with developing strategies on these platforms
•Familiarity with industry-appropriate bloggers and social media influencers

Quinn & Co. fosters a culture of creativity, teamwork and entrepreneurship through coaching, training, a career-oriented review system and more.

Salary/Benefits:

*Salary commensurate with experience
*401(k) plan
*Health, dental and vision plans
*Life Insurance, LTD, STD
*Generous PTO policy, summer Fridays, mental health day and more!
*Friendly, team-oriented environment


Please send your cover letter, resume, writing samples and salary requirements to jobs@quinnandco.com. Only top qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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