PR Senior Account Executive/Media Relations Specialist

29 Dec, 2020

Jobs

PR Senior Account Executive/Media Relations Specialist

Thr33fold
Coral Gables, FL

Full Job Description

THR33FOLD seeks a dynamic, creative, media-savvy public relations professional with national media contacts and pitching expertise.
Our Perfect Fit:
  • Creates the right media angles, knows how to develop stories, and easily builds new media relationships.
  • Can clearly communicate, organize and address daily PR client and senior team questions, including planning, timing, media targets, reporting, agency services, and capabilities.
  • Has exceptional mastery of written, verbal and interpersonal skills, including a proficiency in AP Style.
  • Is professionally proficient in English and Spanish.
  • Is a positive, proactive problem solver that works with clients and leadership to lead and conquer client and agency challenges head-on, with vigor and enthusiasm.
  • Is a team player and has a roll-up your sleeves, let’s get it done personality.
  • Consistently produces high-level client-ready work. Requires zero oversight on email pitches, daily client written communications and update/action item calls. And, press materials rarely require multiple drafts.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, high-energy environment, surrounded by sharp and competitive colleagues.
  • Is smart, driven, career-minded, and wants to work on an equally ambitious team.
The Day to Day:
  • Responsible for PR on 5-7 accounts (Global brands: Automotive, Food, Tech, Consumer Goods, Insurance)
    Excellent critical thinking, editing and presentation skills.
  • Develop and present strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy.
  • Write and edit media materials in English and Spanish – pitches, press releases, press kits, fact sheets, bios, newsletters, case studies, award submissions, official statements, letters from leadership, Q&A’s, etc.
  • Pitch top tier media and secure national and localized impact stories.
  • Manage reporting, including the collection and tracking of results.
  • Keep up to date on industry and media trends, editorial calendars, themes, deadlines, etc. to create opportunities for clients.
  • Daily media monitoring and reporting of coverage that affects agency and client business.
  • Support in producing client events.
  • Manage and produce media coverage or activations at client events and conferences
  • Assists in accounting and administrative duties, e.g. billing, activity reports, and vendor negotiation.
  • Liaison with clients regularly to provide/receive updates and feedback to ensure account productivity on initiatives.
  • Produce thorough weekly updates for clients and agency leadership, including media updates and new initiatives (events, marketing alliances, awards, etc.)
PERKS:
  • Health Benefits.
  • Work directly with Sr. Leadership.
  • Career Advancement.
  • On-site Game Room, Tea House, Gourmet Italian Coffee Bar, House Kitchen & Bar, Morton’s Steak House & Lobby Cocktail Bar.
  • Paid Vacation.
  • Training.
  • Morning Flex Schedule.
  • Company Gym.
  • Parking Stipend.
  • Phone Stipend.
  • Office Dog.
  • Best office location for lifestyle:
  • 200 Restaurants, Entertainment & Shops right at the agency’s doorstep. In the heart of Coral Gables.
Percentage of Where Your Time Goes Monthly:
  • 40% – Writing
  • 40% – Pitching & Coordinating with media
  • 10% – Planning
  • 10% – Keeping everyone informed & aligned.
REQUIRED:
  • 5+ years experience securing national/regional/local coverage.
  • 5+ years working in PR agency setting.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, and media monitoring, tracking and reporting tools such as Cision, Meltwater, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher required.
Please Send: Resume and sample releases upon application.
  • Temporarily remote due to COVID-19
THR33FOLD is an independent, award-winning communications agency that provides strategy, marketing and creative to Fortune 500 companies in the consumer goods, food & beverage, tech, and travel & tourism industries. We help businesses shape mass narrative, connect to people & drive brand adoption with owned & earned storytelling across social media, PR, digital and brand. We are creative, strategic and passionate about the work we do. Open, collaborative and professional is how we like it.

THR33FOLD is proud to have a collective of smart, curious, talented people. Common characteristics of success at THR33FOLD: An entrepreneur spirit, intuitive, persistent, accountable, resourceful, curious, candid, creative, confident, courageous, committed and possesses a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude.

THR33FOLD is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We support diversity in the workforce.

About Thr33fold:

THR33FOLD is an independent, award-winning communications agency that provides strategy, marketing and creative to Fortune 500 companies in the consumer goods, food & beverage, tech, and travel & tourism industries. We help businesses shape mass narrative, connect to people & drive brand adoption with owned & earned storytelling across social media, PR, digital and brand.

Learn more here

Job posted: 2020-12-29