Public Relations Account Executive

Employer The Creative Company
Location Remote
Type Part time
Apply by Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!
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Posted on November 3, 2021


The Creative Company has an exciting opportunity for an Account Executive of Earned Media to join our team and support clients. If you are a passionate storyteller with a pulse on the news and a keen eye on the latest trends to inform timely earned media strategies, let’s talk!

• Write and pitch stories to reporters; Reach out to editors and secure interviews, editorial and media opportunities
• Coordinate with multiple client contacts; effectively prioritize and delegate projects; and manage budgets and resources to match client budgets
• Monitor media trends and social conversations
• Own client relationships and work with exceptional organizational and relationship skills
• Translate client business needs into communications action steps with a solution-oriented focus
• Provide overall strategic PR counsel to clients
• Write and/or produce videos, FB Live events, and more
• Coordinate speaking engagements and other PR events

• Demonstrated ability to develop, maintain and grow relationships with the press
• The ability to develop well-written, clear, and compelling copy quickly
• Excellent writing, researching, editing, and proofreading skills
• Ability to balance strategic thinking with plan execution
• Highly accountable and organized with excellent time management skills
• Possesses the ability to work in an ambiguous and dynamic environment and are comfortable with non-hierarchical organizations
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Marketing, Communications, Advertising, Business, or another related field or related experience
• You have prior PR and social media experience
• Ability to interact with and gain the trust of clients
• Ability to handle multiple and competing projects and ability to perform under deadline pressures
• Experience maintaining good client relationships and delivering outstanding results
• Proven ability to contribute to compelling new business proposals
• Dedication to go above-and-beyond to meet and exceed client needs

• Crisis Communications and Media Training Experience
• Branding Experience
• Previous Agency Experience

• Shares our values
• Growth mentality
• Autonomous and Proactive
• Kind
• Curious
• Looks for Solutions
• Accountable
• Contributes
• Delivers on Promises

HOURS: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Flexible
EARLIEST START DATE: This position is available immediately
PARKING is provided at our location just 6 blocks west of the Capitol and we are on the bus route and near the bike path in downtown Madison, Wisconsin.
BENEFITS: Include fitness gym on-site, flexible hours
COMPENSATION: Dependent upon experience
Remote work may be an option.

Click here to fill out the online application.

Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!