Associate Account Executive - PR and Digital Agency NYC

10038, New York City
Competitive Salary with bonus, commission, health, dental, vision
Oct 03, 2017
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

HERE IS A GREAT ENTRY-LEVEL OPPORTUNITY TO DIVE INTO PUBLIC RELATIONS and SOCIAL MEDIA! mouth : digital + public relations (, a high-profile boutique PR and digital firm in NYC (with clients in the categories of entertainment, author, music, lifestyle, new media, non-profit, food, health and wellness, as example), is looking for an assertive Associate Account Executive (AAE) with a fearless, detail oriented, take-the-bull-by-the-horns attitude. A minimum of 1-year combined PR and digital experience is preferred. Under minimal supervision:

  • Knowledge of pitching and booking TV, radio, print and online interviews;
  • Write content, including press releases, blog posts, promo pieces, schedules and status reports;
  • Ability to switch gears between traditional and social media campaigns;
  • Comfortable with outbound calling, pitching, and booking media for an array of clients;
  • Implement digital and traditional campaign strategy;
  • Connect with communities and influencers to affiliate with client's platforms;
  • Coordinate sponsored online and brick & mortar events;
  • Escort clients to national and local media in NYC/Tri-State area;
  • Attend new business and client meetings; and
  • Handle light admin (ordering supplies, compiling receipts for billing, etc.)

Please note this is a unique, ultra-creative, and entry-level opportunity for someone who realizes that—to the consumer—traditional, digital and social media are one entity. Only candidates who already live in the NYC/tri-state area will be considered as this is NOT a telecommuting position. Candidate should have a college degree and/or a minimum of 1-year, hands-on job experience. He/She must be outgoing, have a paramount, detail-oriented, work ethic and a superb command of the English language. Knowledge of GOOGLE DOCS/SHEETS, GOOGLE ANALYTICS, LINKEDIN, MELTWATER, PR WEB, PR NEWSWIRE, OUTLOOK, EXCEL and MS WORD is helpful, and experience working with authors is a big plus. You provide your laptop (Mac or PC.)

Please submit a compelling cover letter, resume, and entry-level salary range. Includes bonus, commission, health, dental, vision. When applying, please write “Associate Account Executive” in the Subject Line. Huge growth potential. No phone calls please.

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