Healthcare Public Relations Account Executive

Employer
LifeSci Public Relations
Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Full time salary with benefits
Posted
Mar 25, 2019
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Our fast-growing public relations firm is looking for an ambitious Account Executive to join our team to help support communications and public relations programs for our healthcare clients. Our team members have decades of experience in the industry and are committed to the training and guidance of new team members.

 

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide first drafts of various materials for account teams using AP style under supervision
  • Demonstrate an ability to develop editorial calendars and proactively formulate media pitch ideas
  • Develop media lists using Cision and other relevant tools with minimal supervision 
  • Conduct media outreach based on news announcements and continue to strengthen media relations skills
  • Provide support for account teams and serve as a point of contact for a number of day-to-day activities such as setting up meetings, tracking and sending documents, version control, etc.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn and the ability to be proactive 
  • Prepare journalist background documents

 

Qualifications:

  • College degree with emphasis on media relations, communications or equivalent or comparable experience
  • 1-2 years experience in marketing, public relations, or communications
  • Outgoing personality
  • Excellent writing skills

 

Position Highlights

  • Work closely with the firm’s senior communications team – excellent learning opportunities
  • Opportunity for significant independent work
  • Excellent advancement prospects for those who show initiative
  • NYC-based firm with global reach in a bustling modern office

Similar jobs

Similar jobs