PR Account Executive

Location
Los Angeles, California
Salary
Based upon experience
Posted
Jul 24, 2017
Closes
Aug 23, 2017
Metro Area
Los Angeles
Duration
Full Time

Account Executive  

 

Job Description: 

 

FYI is looking to add a dynamic, enthusiastic, talented, and dedicated individual to join their LA team in an Account Executive role. Working a multitude of clients across the spectrum of Recording Artists, Sports and Fashion, AE candidates should have at least 3-5 years of public relations experience with an agency, and proven media contacts. Experience working with musicians, celebrities or athletes is a must, in addition to working high-profile events and red carpets. The ideal candidate must be an independent self-starter with strong writing, leadership, and time-management skills, who also has a strong pulse on all things pop culture. We are looking for a hard-working, business minded go-getter, who is able to thrive in a fast paced, ever-changing work environment with the skill-set to manage multiple accounts. Salary commensurate upon experience.

 

About Our Company: 

 

FYI Brand Communications is a boutique firm specializing in combining and creating the trends of consumer products, entertainment and pop culture. We encompass a range of divisions including recording artists, athletes, tech companies, non-profit organizations and fashion brands. We have the same resources of a large agency but the ability to provide detailed attention to our clients; at our firm we specialize in staying in on the cusp of all things pop culture.

 

Duties Will Include: 

  • Day to Day account management for dictated consumer brand accounts, event and talent activations, and celebrity clientele
  • Development and execution of high-level public relations campaigns
  • Engaging with the media and pitching on daily basis, securing features and placements for clients
  • Delegating to staff and interns, as well as facilitating communication between the NY and LA offices
  • Assist and lead in new business development and proposals

Account Executive Job Requirements:

  • PR Account Executive 3-5 years experience managing accounts in a PR agency
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills are required
  • Strong relationships in the media across a variety of fields including fashion, entertainment, pop culture, tech, music and sports 
  • Self-starter, multi-tasker and have the ability to delegate duties to a team
  • Heavy pitching experience
  • Proven contacts in print, digital and television mediums