MWW is looking for a highly motivated Account Executive with approximately three years of public relations agency experience to join our Corporate Communications team.
Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment and be able to juggle multiple accounts and assignments with various deadlines. The position requires the AE to be able to show proficiencies in:
- Strategic writing: First drafts of press releases, capturing strategies into memo format, account reporting, research summaries
- Account management: Responsible for account activity tracking, flagging key deadlines and responsibilities – managing both up and down
- Media relations: Solid pitch writing skills, experience pitching trade and local and national media, developing briefing books, media list development
- Client Communications: Maintaining pace with client account activity and keeping account team on track with assignments
Intangibles: Dedicated, team player, can meet tight deadlines and work quickly, intellectually curious, thrives in pressure situations, client-service minded, diplomacy with colleagues and clients and sense of humor.
Key capabilities: Exceptional and efficient writer, self-starter, strategic thinking ability, great presence with clients, strong media relations skills and understanding of digital/social media, organizational skills.
Candidate should have 3+ years of experience in corporate communications in a public relations agency setting, as well as experience working on both large account teams and on smaller projects supporting senior team members.
Diversity and Veteran candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. MWW is an Equal Employment Opportunity