Account Coordinator

Culver City
Jun 11, 2013
Jul 11, 2013
Nick Urbano
Full Time
We're looking for a PR dynamo with 2-3 years of agency experience to join our team in Los Angeles.We're looking for a talented and self-motivated individual looking to build a career in public relations and the wine-focused world. The nature and scope of the position includes writing and editing press releases and press materials, development of creative ideas our clients can use to set themselves apart in the media, actively pitching our clients to journalists on the phone and in person, keeping track and managing all media activity for clients, organizing press trips, keeping abreast of top wine, food, travel, lifestyle and business writers, frequent travel to Napa, Sonoma, San Francisco and New York, attending wine dinners, tasting panels, and food and wine events. Our ideal candidate is very hard working, extremely creative, detail oriented, organized, fun, enthusiastic and energetic. This candidate will also have a proven track-record of success in media relations, and a penchant for wine and food.

Required Skills and Experience
-Must have at least 2 years agency experience and a 4-year college degree
-Strong written and oral communication skills
-Intermediate to advanced skills in the MS Office Suite including Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint
-Adobe Photoshop, ACT, Cision, Burelles Luce knowledge a plus
-Exceptional customer service skills
-Exceptional organizational skills (details!)
-Prioritizes, plans, and takes initiative without direction
-Works productively in a team environment
-Intimate knowledge of food and wine industry trends, and media outlets
-Fluency in a second language-Italian, French, Spanish is ideal
-A cultured background (semester or more abroad)
-Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
-Must have a valid CA drivers license

Salary DOE; Health insurance and simple IRA matching plan are offered

Interested candidates should email resume, cover letter and salary history to No calls please.

Interested candidates should email resume, cover letter and salary history to No calls please.

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