Assistant Vice President

New York
Nov 12, 2012
Dec 12, 2012
Ms. Megan Driscoll
Full Time
Seeking a dynamic and energetic Assistant Vice President to join our expanding New York firm.

Ideal candidates must have a passion for beauty and/or healthcare and have a solid work history, strong media contacts and references and be able to:

Handle an array of fact-paced, demanding accounts in a collaborative working environment

Write, assemble and distribute internal and external communication materials including media coverage reports, presentations and press kits

Maintain and enhance relationships with national and local editors and journalists to facilitate story placements and exclusives

Maintain and enhance client relations; be a main client contact with minimal oversight from an SVP or EVP on the day-to-day work

Develop positive relationships with influentials for brands

Manage junior staff account managers, senior account executives, account executives and account coordinators

Develop, implement and manage strategic, high-level media relations, brand plans and/or corporate communication plans for clients

Participate in drafting and presenting new business opportunities


Minimum of 4-7 years public relations experience in beauty, health, and/or lifestyle (beauty and/or healthcare preferred)

Excellent written communication skills for creating and editing correspondence/business proposals/press releases, etc.

Have a history of strategic thinking and planning along with superior client relationship skills

Established network of press/editorial contacts in beauty, health, lifestyle and fashion publications and media

Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with strong attention to detail

BA/BS required

Knowledge of and skill in using MS Office Word, Excel, Power Point

Please e-mail resume and salary requirements/history.

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