Senior Account Executive - Washington, DC

Permanent Assignment | Onsite | Washington, DC

Conducting Interviews

Our client is a global purpose communication consultancy with offices across the US and internationally. Their mission is to work with clients to find their authentic ambition to make a positive impact on society. They craft a unique brand position and build the internal and external communication strategies that drive perception and the bottom line. They know that having a clear purpose is essential to building a customer base that will support and advocate on behalf of any organization in any situation. And they can prove that companies with recognized values and vision perform better, year over year.

Responsibilities

The Senior Account Executive will join the Washington, DC office to develop and implement integrated public education campaigns in the healthcare and purpose space. You will have strong project management skills and will be detail-oriented team player. The position includes media relations, material development, stakeholder outreach, and client interaction. You will work on world class brands, government agencies, trade and nonprofit organizations in a purpose-driven organization that consistently creates impactful award-winning campaigns.

Requirements

- Develop and manage tactical PR plans
- Develop and edit high-quality written materials
- Utilize media relations skills to engage online and offline with media and influencers
- Develop and implement thought leadership plans, including securing speaking engagements and placing bylined articles
- Understand and navigate digital media activations including strategic planning and analytics
- Identify and build third-party partnerships to advance our clients’ objectives
- Ensure program deadlines are met while handling multiple projects and managing junior team members
- Coach and manage junior-level account staff on projects

Desired Skills

Content Development & Management:

– Google Docs
– Microsoft Word

Additional Information

- Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Communications, Business/Marketing, Journalism, English, Public Relations or Science discipline with a minimum of 4-5 years of professional experience required; agency background/supporting large integrated programs preferred.
- STRONG PREFERENCE: Experience in the healthcare, hospital/health systems or public health industry; desire working on social marketing programs
- STRONG PLUS: Experience working with large teams across multiple locations
- Must be willing to demonstrate an understanding of digital and social strategies
- Outstanding written and verbal communications
- Proven ability to effectively plan, organize and manage multiple responsibilities
- Strong understanding of public relations concepts and tactics, and media relations
- Knowledge in integrating research and creative work concepts into account activity
- A team-oriented attitude and willingness to pitch in wherever needed
- Desire to have some fun and do well by doing good
- Ability to manage creative projects and work with internal and external creative teams as the liaison between the client and a creative team
- Ability to present client recommendations and drive conversations with client
- Proven ability to navigate successful third-party partnerships
- Demonstrated ability to delegate and train junior-level account staff, provide quality control, determine workflow and assignments
- Ability to work onsite and remotely part of the week

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Job Details

Job Type: Account Manager

Industry: Staffing

Hours: 40 Hours/week

Posted By: Creatives On Call - St. Louis

Job Number: STL014684

Date Posted: 08/02/2019

For More Information

Contact:

Michaela Mitchell
(314) 410-8054
michaela.mitchell@creativesoncall.com

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