Account Executive

Location
New York
Posted
Jun 28, 2013
Closes
Jul 28, 2013
Contact
Liz Bruder-Frydman
Duration
Full Time
Applicants must have 2- 3 years of established media and PR experience in NYC or national. Our new candidate must have an understanding of project management, media outreach and general communications. Also must be interested in all different industries (generalist) s/he must be proactive, flexible, autonomous, detail-oriented, driven and ready to join a small team of PR professionals.

Responsibilities include:
-Writing press materials including releases, pitch letters and email, seasonal collection descriptions, company profiles, fact sheets, bios and weekly reports for clients
-Manage and supervise 1-2 interns
-Building and maintaining media lists as needed
-Implementing strategic PR plans and proposal to execute client goals
-Seeking out daily press opportunities for clients in the form of feature and trend stories, business profiles and expert commentary

Requirements:
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Strong media relations - acquiring them and maintaining them
-Solid understanding of online and social media
-Creative, self-motivated and a team player
-Bachelors Degree.

No recent college graduates, please. Local candidates preferred.

This is not an entry-level position. Applicants MUST have at least two years of relevant experience, excluding college internships.



Local candidates preferred.




Brief cover note with resume requested. No Phone Calls Please.

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