The Account Manager will be responsible for managing client accounts and developing and executing communications strategies, and must have strong writing skills. The ideal candidate will have five years of experience working for a prior strategic communications firm.
Developing and executing communications and public affairs client strategies;
Managing client accounts and projects;
Drafting press releases, fact sheets, messages, strategy memos, articles, proposals, and client thought leadership;
Working with reporters and pitching stories;
Building and updating media lists and databases;
and Producing events.
The ideal candidate will have:
2-4 years experience at strategic communications, PR, or public affairs firms;
Bachelor’s degree or higher;
Strong writing skills;
Ability to thrive in a start-up environment;
Strong organizational ability;
Experience working with reporters and placing stories;
Experience overseeing client accounts;
and Experience managing junior account executives.