Account Supervisor | Account Services
Posted by: CGPR
North of Boston, MA |
Who/What: We are looking for someone who is seasoned agency pro, an outstanding communicator, a great account manager, a creative thinker, and somebody who is not afraid to get their hands dirty. This person loves to work in the trenches with a team (our family), to deliver the absolute best outcome for clients. This individual is a critical thinker, a great juggler, a hard worker, is smart, responsive, and has superior writing skills. Must be detail oriented, able to manage multiple projects, budgets and goals, and work under tight deadlines. This person should be team oriented, a pleasure to work with, knowledgeable, very organized, passionate about PR, and have a good sense of humor. We want somebody who will add value to our team, who would like to work with some great team members and clients, and who would like to become part of an exciting time in our company’s life.
About CGPR: We are one of the top consumer active lifestyle, brand focused public relations firms in the country known for our outstanding work, relationships, and results. We work or have worked with some of the leading global active lifestyle brands throughout our 25 plus year history with a specialty in “where fashion crosses performance.” Our clients are iconic, national brands. Our team is made up of a smart, thoughtful, creative, fun-loving group of people. This is a nimble agency with a family feel and solid New York, big agency experience.
Where: We are open to flexibility with regard to location. If you are a very disciplined, self-starting PR professional who has either worked this way in the past or is known to have the discipline to do this, this could be a remote opportunity with one or two days in our Marblehead office per week. Time in the office is required for client or key staff meetings.
Objective: To manage key account accounts, manage a small team, deliver the best strategic outcomes for our clients, grow the business, and meet billable goals.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in public relations, communications, marketing, or English.
· At least 6-8 plus years of PR Agency experience plus any additional client side experience.
· Proven media track record.
· Experience in active lifestyle consumer PR communications preferred.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Direct liaison on a daily basis with clients and the media.
Relationship building and networking with colleagues, clients and media.
Monitoring the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs, for opportunities for clients.
Working as part of an account team to develop client proposals and implement PR strategy.
Preparing regular client reports and attending client meetings.
Researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media.
Promoting news stories and features to the media.
Collating, analyzing and evaluating media coverage.
Attending and providing support at industry trade shows.
Undertaking research for new business proposals and presenting to potential new clients.
Please include a cover letter and your resume to let us know why you are interested in this opportunity and in what ways you are qualified for this role and a fit for CGPR.
Only individuals with the required experience and skills need apply. Thanks for your interest in this exciting and outstanding opportunity.