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Account Executive

Konnect Agency is seeking a Public Relations Account Executive with 2-3 years of PR experience to add to our talented group of communications experts. We are looking for someone with great writing and interpersonal skills. Solid media relationships. Experience working multiple accounts at a time, and the desire to join a company where glass ceilings do not exist.

Requirements

  • Serving as the day-to-day client contact
  • Creating and writing press materials including press releases, executive bios, and more
  • Researching key media contacts to pitch
  • Compiling comprehensive updates for each client
  • Providing direction for sample and general mailings
  • Responding to journalist and client queries in a timely manner
  • Creating client presentations and wrap reports – as needed
  • Ensuring that client contacts are constantly updated
  • Creating agendas and scheduling calls as needed
  • Participating in cross-team projects
  • Developing PR plans for clients on an ongoing basis
  • Overseeing and keeping track of client PR campaigns
  • Proposing story ideas that educate and shape editorial opinions
  • Reporting press opportunities to clients in a timely manner
  • Monitoring client press daily
  • Researching, understanding, and anticipating client needs
  • Proactively meeting client expectations and needs
  • Leading multiple accounts serving as a strategist
  • Managing multiple projects

Qualifications

  • 2-3 years of relevant Public Relations experience
  • BA in Mass Communications, Public Relations, or related field
  • Strong writing, research, and organizational skills
  • Self-starter, able to work independently as well as in groups
  • Strong ability to prioritize, problem-solve and be resourceful
  • Able to handle fast-paced PR environment
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Takes direction well
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to handle any/all confidential information, issues, and matters in a sensitive manner
  • Ability to grasp “big picture” ideas and think independently
  • Desire to grow and learn with the company
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • A positive attitude is a must!
  • Requirements
    • Serving as the day-to-day client contact
    • Creating and writing press materials including press releases, executive bios, and more
    • Researching key media contacts to pitch
    • Compiling comprehensive updates for each client
    • Providing direction for sample and general mailings
    • Responding to journalist and client queries in a timely manner
    • Creating client presentations and wrap reports – as needed
    • Ensuring that client contacts are constantly updated
    • Creating agendas and scheduling calls as needed
    • Participating in cross-team projects
    • Developing PR plans for clients on an ongoing basis
    • Overseeing and keeping track of client PR campaigns
    • Proposing story ideas that educate and shape editorial opinions
    • Reporting press opportunities to clients in a timely manner
    • Monitoring client press daily
    • Researching, understanding, and anticipating client needs
    • Proactively meeting client expectations and needs
    • Leading multiple accounts serving as a strategist
    • Managing multiple projects
  • Qualifications
    • 2-3 years of relevant Public Relations experience
    • BA in Mass Communications, Public Relations, or related field
    • Strong writing, research, and organizational skills
    • Self-starter, able to work independently as well as in groups
    • Strong ability to prioritize, problem-solve and be resourceful
    • Able to handle fast-paced PR environment
    • Able to work well under pressure
    • Takes direction well
    • Attention to detail
    • Able to handle any/all confidential information, issues, and matters in a sensitive manner
    • Ability to grasp “big picture” ideas and think independently
    • Desire to grow and learn with the company
    • Great interpersonal skills
    • Professional appearance and demeanor
    • A positive attitude is a must!