Senior Account Executive

Location
30309, Atlanta
Salary
Competitive annual salary + bonus and benefits
Posted
Sep 23, 2017
Closes
Oct 05, 2017
Metro Area
Atlanta
Duration
Full Time

Based in Atlanta and founded in 2014, Blue Hominy Public Relations is a boutique, food, drink, and lifestyle PR firm. We're seeking a Senior Account Executive to join our team full-time, starting immediately.

 

Blue Hominy generates buzz via media relations for food, drink, and other lifestyle businesses around the nation, including restaurants, bars, wine shops, breweries, coffee roasters, specialty markets, and more. Our current client list includes Ponce City Market, Second Self Beer Company, Brezza Cucina, Farm Burger, Ladybird Grove & Mess Hall, Saltyard, Xocolatl Small Batch Chocolate, Beautiful Briny Sea, Octopus Bar, Sweet Auburn Barbecue, El Super Pan, Bocado, AMER, Square Feet Studio, Savi Provisions, Little Barn Apothecary, Al Forno’s Pizza, Yumbii, Saint Leo, and more.

 

OUR SERVICES INCLUDE:

- developing thoughtful PR strategies and timelines for openings, launches, and ongoing press

- managing media relations, including pitching, securing, and fact-checking stories in print, web, and broadcast media

- developing and honing brand messaging

- writing press materials, including backgrounders, fact sheets, bios, sample Q&A's

- training for press interviews, including TV and radio

- organizing participation in relevant events and tastings

- copywriting for websites, blogs, newsletters, and more

- curating partnerships with like-minded brands

- strategic business advice

 

Must have at least 2 years PR experience, with 3-5 years experience preferred. The ideal candidate will exhibit:

- excellent verbal and written communication

- desire and ability to thrive in a start-up environment

- well-versed in current restaurant and beverage industry trends

- demonstrated interest in Atlanta’s restaurant industry

- organization

- hard worker

- multi-tasker

- management and leadership skills

- enthusiastic and positive

- an eye for good design and photography

 

For more background, please visit www.bluehominy.com