Vice President, Public Relations

29 Dec, 2021

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Vice President, Public Relations

Gregory FCA
New York, NY

Gregory FCA, one of the nation’s largest PR firms, is looking for a Vice President to lead a team of PR professionals and a roster of tech-focused clients. The right candidate will have strong people management, media relations, client communication and leadership skills. This role will oversee campaign process from strategic direction through to the successful completion of client expectations and SOWs, assuring client satisfaction and quality work deliverables.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and align team’s daily activities to assure quality standards and to reach client expectations. Set the tone and pace of the day, prioritize objectives on a daily basis.
  • Develop team’s skillsets, provide growth opportunities and retain core talent within the team. Coach and empower team members. Provide focused, timely and effective feedback to team
  • Conduct media outreach at the highest level of impact, while delegating others to team members according to skills and abilities.
  • Create detailed Scopes of Work. Visualize and articulate the intricacies of a campaign, articulate it during the sales process, align it with team tasks, and consistently fulfill on the promises and obligation within it.
  • Lead client relationships and serve as the ultimate quality check and backstop.
  • Master increasingly sophisticated issues that impact clients’ business and industry, and share knowledge and direction.
  • Act as a firm ambassador for the complete agency. Lead training initiatives, be available to offer insight and experience beyond your team.
  • Utilize new business skill set to bring in sales. Help drive Gregory FCA marketing initiatives by attending sales meetings, contributing to social channels, reviewing and improving sales proposals. Build networks and referral sources and actively participate to build personal profile.
  • Have mastery over all productivity tools as well as commonly used and emerging social media platforms. They stay current to new tools, beta them and introduce them to their team members when appropriate.

Education and Experience:

  • An undergraduate degree in communications, public relations, journalism, English, or a similar major
  • Eight to ten years of PR experience
  • Experience in B2B enterprise tech and health/health tech

Skills:

  • Leadership ability; ability to mentor others
  • Independent problem solver
  • Goal oriented
  • Client service oriented
  • Adaptable to changing work demands/priorities
  • Team player
  • Detail-oriented
  • Organized and ability to multitask
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Mastery of communication skills

Compensation and Benefits:

Salary commensurate with experience. We offer our employees a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health insurance, 401(k) plan, WFH flexibility, paid time off and paid holidays, life insurance and short-term and long-term disability insurance, among other benefits.

Gregory FCA is an equal opportunity employer, and will not engage in or tolerate unlawful discrimination on account of a person’s sex, age, race, color, religion, creed, sexual preference, or orientation, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, military status, veteran status, handicap or disability, or any other protected group or status.

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Job posted: 2021-12-29