Associate Account Executive - PR and Digital Agency NYC

Location
10038, New York City
Salary
Competitive Salary with bonus, commission, health, dental, vision
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Closes
Nov 02, 2017
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

HERE IS A GREAT ENTRY-LEVEL OPPORTUNITY TO DIVE INTO PUBLIC RELATIONS and SOCIAL MEDIA! mouth : digital + public relations (mouthdigitalpr.com), 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.