Public Relations Account Executive, National Strategies PR

As A National Strategies PR Account Executive You Are:

You are energetic and passionate about communications and excited about people. You love the news and are always in-the-know. You get what it takes to write a quick pitch to the media, a social post that will get tons of engagement, to copy for a brochure or a billboard. You desire a work environment that allows you to help others by using your strengths of high-quality communication, ability to multitask, and dependability to provide the best care for clients. You enjoy working in a strategic position to effectively help build stories for clients, get their message to the right people and most of all, deliver results! You are steady and work well in a fast-paced environment while simultaneously have excellent time management skills to balance multiple client’s priorities. You have a strong moral compass and are sensitive to others when communicating complex concepts and delicate subjects. You appreciate consistency but are comfortable with the changes and fluidity that accompany the diverse PR & marketing world.

We Are:

We are here for our clients, and our clients are like family to us. We work as a team to help each other with client brainstorming for maximum creativity, campaign building, writing, editing, pitching, utilizing social media, email marketing, graphic design and more. We have created an environment where people are excited to be a part of achieving our client’s goals and genuinely celebrate their successes. Each team member makes an impact and is willing and able to educate, listen, motivate and partner with both the internal team and clients authentically and genuinely. We make a collective effort to bring the highest level of quality of PR and marketing for our clients. We are detail-oriented, real-time driven by the fast-paced news and social environments, and know what it takes to get the job done.

Desired Characteristics:

· Process-driven, quick thinking and detail oriented

· Addicted to news and news headlines

· Fluent in AP style

· Well organized

· A people person

· A bit of a techy and do very well with PR & marketing software

· Happy to work with clients, pick up the phone, and develop relationships

· Steady and dependable

· Energized by communicating and interacting with others

· Optimistic

· Confident in your communication

· Comfortable with and adaptable to change

· Able to work well with a team, with minimal supervision

· Excellent at multitasking

· Organized and self-motivated

· Comfortable taking charge of the flow of the day

· Able to adapt to the unexpected

· Aware of what is going on with social media

Qualifications

You have:

· A Bachelor’s degree in public relations, marketing or communications

· Four to ten years experience in a PR agency

· Local, regional and national media pitching experience

· Experience writing, scheduling, and being proactive with social media

· Knowledge of how to build communications strategies

· Experience with project management and progressing client’s campaigns toward completion

· A history of creating email marketing campaigns

Technologies we use:

· Cision

· Hootsuite

· MailChimp

· Constant Contact

· Microsoft Office

Applicants need to submit the following:

· Resume

· Media portfolio work (press release example, media interview samples)

· Marketing samples of your work

· Social media samples of your work

· Previous clients you’ve supported or worked with and your role

Applicants who do not submit or have all of the required experience or above items, will NOT be considered for this position.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $45,000.00 to $55,000.00 /year

To apply, please send resume to jvickery@nspublicrelations.com.