Public Relations Account Executive

Home  |  Public Relations Account Executive

Public Relations Account Executive

LAVIDGE
Published
May 25, 2018
Location
Phoenix, Az
Category
Job Type

Description

Act as a key day-to-day liaison managing client/agency public relations activities while maintaining excellent relations between agency and client.  Serve as part of an assigned account team that develops and executes strategies and tactics based on client goals. Write, plan and pitch stories to local and national media. Create social media content and campaigns. Event coordination and promotion. Client accountability and reporting.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (partial list):

  • Know the accounts – understand our clients’ businesses and our scope of work to achieve client performance goals
  • Key member of assigned account teams
    • Fully support directors and supervisors in account management and driving strong results for clients
  • Manage activity timelines and grids, and ensure deadlines are met
  • Attend planning meetings and coordinate client status calls
  • Write content, releases and story pitches
  • Results-driven media relations and outreach
  • Social media content development and campaign execution
  • Event coordination and support as needed
  • Regular and direct contact with clients
  • Client reporting and accountability

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications, journalism or related field
  • Four or more years of professional experience – with an agency, internal communications or as a reporter
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated, dependable and team-oriented
Apply
Drop files here browse files ...
Captcha

Related Jobs

WRITTEN BY:
Are you sure you want to delete this file?
/