Senior Account Executive -- Beauty PR

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Jun 08, 2013
Closes
Jul 08, 2013
Contact
Ms. Julia Labaton
Duration
Full Time
Boutique Beauty/Lifeststyle PR Agency in New York City Hiring Senior Account Executive. You will be responsible for managing an account team, senior level media relations, and providing 5-star client service to several national beauty brands.

REQUIREMENTS
- Minimum 4-5 years public relations experience
- Agency experience preferred
- Bachelors degree from a top school
- Media and industry contacts relevant to beauty and fashion

SKILLS
- Foster positive working relationships with clients, media and colleagues
- Develop and execute effective public relations and social media strategies
- Communicate effectively
- Be creative and culturally savvy
- Posses excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills
- Be an enthusiastic team leader able to lead, encourage and mentor junior staff members
- Manage, budget and organize projects/events with skill and grace
- Demonstrate a proven ability to work well under pressure with tight deadlines
- Plan and lead brainstorms with staff
- Be eager to develop connections with influencers and taste-makers in key cities
- Participate in new business pitch meetings

PRESS RELATIONS
- Stellar media relations skills (print, broadcast, digital)
- Strong relationships with beauty and lifestyle media
- Write creative, concise pitches and press releases
- Create and implement proactive and targeted publicity campaigns

COMPENSATION
$50-$60K commensurate with experience
Health insurance
Retirement plan eligibility after 1 year
3 weeks vacations
Summer hours

TIMING: Immediate.

Email cover letter with salary requirement and resume to red@red-pr.com. No calls please.

Email cover letter with salary requirement and resume. No calls please.

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