Assistant Account Executive
- Full Time
Meg Connolly Communications, a boutique luxury PR firm specializing in lifestyle clients including St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, Saint-Louis and Faena, is seeking applicants for an exciting opportunity to join an in-demand agency. Applicants should be polished, enthusiastic, service oriented and eager to learn and grow along with the agency. Exceptional interpersonal, networking, verbal and written communications skills are required, along with an appreciation and understanding of the luxury marketplace.
The position will be responsible managing high profile accounts in a dynamic team oriented environment, drafting pitches and press materials, and securing press coverage in media outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Vogue.com, Town & Country etc. The individual will be adept at balancing multiple tasks and thrive in a fast paced environment, working hand in hand with the team on high profile events and openings.
The position will play a role in developing strategic press plans, social media activations, influencer engagement, be responsible for launching products and partnerships, managing interns, and developing and maintaining relationships with international, national, regional and trade media. In addition, the position will be responsible for maintaining databases and preparing agendas and monthly updates.
The salary is competitive, and the company offers health benefits, 401K and profit sharing.
- Relevant internship or one year prior PR experience
- Understanding of business protocol
- Detail-oriented, organized, self-motivated and focused on success
A cover letter is required to be considered for the position. Please email letter and resume.