Senior Account Manager

Overview

Plug Public Relations is seeking a creative Senior Account Manager with exceptional communication skills, experience in media relations and public relations strategy and a great multitasker. Plug Public Relations is a full-service agency specializing in entertainment, hospitality, lifestyle and fashion brands.

Key Responsibilities

  • Pitch, create and manage various content, including but not limited to, press releases, blogs, social media, website, brochures, press kits, fact sheets, and biographies
  • Generate broadcast, print and internet editorial coverage for clients in desired strategic news and influencer outlets
  • Contribute to the development of PR strategies with objectives, strategies and tactics that meet clients’ business needs
  • Research, outline, write, edit and proofread materials
  • Manage multiple clients and projects including media outreach, launch events and vendor management
  • Understand client business targets (and the industry in which it participates), provide appropriate and timely strategic client guidance
  • Develop and sustain excellent working relationships with reporters and influencers
  • Oversee media monitoring processes and reporting for clients and create monthly coverage reports

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 3-5 years related professional experience
  • PR agency experience is preferred
  • Demonstrate strong media relations capabilities and ability to consistently secure publicity
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in media and influencer relations, from media strategy to execution, to delivering coverage in today’s modern media landscape
  • Passionate about PR and delivering excellent client service, generating meaningful results, working with integrity and being a team player
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task, work successfully with teams and under pressure
  • Assist in managing account support on all media relations strategies
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines
  • Passion for brainstorming creative ideas and storytelling
  • Commitment and dedication to agency and client success
  • Proven success in generating local and regional media coverage (National coverage a plus)

Send resume, cover letter and writing samples to vodi@plugpublicrelations.com.