Rapidly growing global PR agency seeks a Vice President to head our consumer/consumer tech practice in Los Angeles!
Who You Are:
A seasoned team leader with experience working with brands people know and other brands know (or should want to know). In addition to being the best and the brightest, you understand what makes media tick and can build a strong rapport that earns the respect of clients. Your extensive experience driving strategy, managing creative programs and motivating a talented staff of PR professionals makes you a motivator and leader. You are proactive, a smart thinker and enthusiastic. Your knowledge of social media is as much about uncovering the next big social media app as it is about bonding with co-workers. In short, we’re looking for a genuine, upbeat and motivated team leader and collaborator who does exceptional work for their clients.
What We Are Looking For:
A senior level PR professional that loves PR, and the strong ability to lead a talented team of hardworking PR professionals who bring award-winning results to fun and interesting brands. We’re looking for A-Players – people who are ready and willing to “bring it” every day. We are looking for someone who can inspire a team, creatively and intellectually challenge clients and, most importantly, maintain a results-driven work ethic.
Your Skills and Experience:
You currently hold an AD or VP position at a public relations firm (candidates with agency experience who are currently in-house will also be considered)
Extensive experience representing consumer and consumer tech clients
Strong leader and mentor
Strategic thinker, creative writer, exceptional communicator
Self-motivated team player who believes in leading by example
Well developed, agency-relevant, client and personal network relationships
Strong classical PR skills plus emerging media disciplines
Strong client relations skills
Willingness to join a “work hard, play hard” culture
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university
To succeed in this role, you must:
be a hands-on manager and leader
have a willingness to roll up your sleeves and dive into day-to-day work
be the best and brightest
have an amazing attitude
be a team player and collaborator
Atomic is the Holmes Report US Tech PR Agency of the Year. The agency mixes strong classical PR counsel and traditional media relations skills with a pragmatic, authentic approach to social media, digital video and SEO/SEM. Atomic’s clients include a broad mix of publicly traded companies and subsidiaries, well-known mid-stage companies and high profile startups.
It's different at Atomic. Different approach, different mindset, and a different culture. And we're growing fast, so we're always looking for new teammates that fit. It's a great place for smart, happy and productive people looking for new things to learn, and strong opportunities for advancement.
What You Receive in Return:
A collaborative team that cares deeply about the work that they do for their clients. A progressive and open work environment. Strong intellectual and operational framework, excellent support tools, and a supportive board. An excellent compensation and benefits package, work/life balance and upside financial opportunities.
Atomic is an Equal Opportunity Employer