Public Relations Corporate Comms Account Executive
We represent the New York City Public Relations office of a global communications agency which offers a unique opportunity to a PR practitioner at the Account Executive level to combine the best of client and agency work. The person in this position will be employed by the Public Relations agency and be part of the PR agency’s account team, but the person will be imbedded at the client’s office working directly with the in-house public relations team as the agency’s liaison part of each week. The client is a global consumer products company (a leader in fragrance, color cosmetics, skin and body and care and related lifestyle products) repositioning itself in its New York City corporate headquarters as an entrepreneurial, innovative brand. This will be comprehensive corporate communications: messaging, positioning and media management. Candidates must have 1- 2 years full time public relations experience (this is a non-negotiable requirement), flawless writing skills, the ability to work independently and comfortably in a dual workplace, and the desire to work in corporate communications. Candidates can come from a corp comms, lifestyle, consumer or beauty public relations background with a strong desire to learn corp comms. Ideal salary target is $40,000 with some flexibility.