Account Executive

Sep 09, 2013
Oct 09, 2013
Ms. Mary Lawery
Full Time
Industry: Public Relations
Job Duration: Full Time
Location: Atlanta, GA
Position:Account Executive
Experience Level:1-3 years min. PR professional experience, agency preferred

Kellen Communications, a mid-sized, global public relations firm seeks a proactive, creative, digitally savvy, strategic and detail-oriented Account Executive, preferably with previous agency experience, to serve as a key member of its Atlanta account team.


BS/BA in a discipline related to Communications, Public Relations or Journalism. Applicants be strategic thinkers, with proven experience with media relations, digital marketing, social media implementation, copywriting, account management. Strong journalistic writing skills required.

Candidates must be self-starters with a passion for PR and digital marketing, self-motivated yet enjoy working in a collaborative environment; detail-oriented, exhibit sound judgment, have strong verbal/written communications skills, exceptional organizational skills, consistent attention to detail and prioritization of deadlines.


The account executive will develop and implement PR, digital marketing, social media and issues management programs for clients in the consumer and B2B sectors and have a high level of direct client contact. Position includes day-to-day tactical program implementation on designated accounts, client contact, managing data and workloads, identifying new opportunities, and collaborating with team members.


•Cultivate relationships with journalists, pitch media and secure editorial placements in traditional and online media outlets, manage media requests for clients;
•Social media and digital marketing program development and implementation; web copywriting, site updates and management, blogging program and other social media tactics;
•Write press releases, bylined articles, op-eds, newsletters, brochures, web content;
•Develop client reports and attend client meetings; media tracking and reporting;
•Develop, verify and maintain up-to-date media lists, client reports, and clip books;
•Account timelines and organization and client relationship organization.

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