We are looking for a Senior Account Executive for a consumer PR agency in their NY division. This position is within the food and hospitality division. It is an excellent opportunity to employ your industry contacts and sharpen your skill set while working on high profile accounts. The ideal candidate is passionate about PR, has extensive media contacts and is excited about the opportunity to work in a rapidly growing agency with lots of room for professional advancement. They have a very team oriented culture, there are opportunities to help build the business and see a financial reward in it, and they have an open attitude towards unique projects and new initiatives.
In this role your responsibilities include: heavy media outreach, event planning, celebrity relations, idea generation, editing press materials, creating communications proposals, building and maintaining relationships with clients, pitching irresistible stories, building strong relationships with industry contacts and influencers, and more.
You should have have at least 4 years working PR experience and recent experience food and hospitality
Excellent writing skills
Bachelor’s degree in communications or related field