Rapidly growing boutique PR agency with global capabilities seeks a Vice President to lead our lifestyle and consumer tech group in New York!
Who You Are:
You’re a seasoned team leader with experience working on brands consumers know (or should want to know) who likes to get your hands dirty. 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 leader and not just “the boss.” 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 out of the office. In short, we’re looking for an upbeat and motivated team leader and collaborator who does exceptional work for their clients and wants to take our New York office to the next level.
What We Are Looking For:
A seasoned senior-level PR professional that loves media and strategy, and has the unique ability to lead a talented team of hardworking PR professionals to achieve award-winning results for exceptional brands. We’re looking for A-Players – people who are ready and willing to “bring it” every day. Someone who can inspire a team, creatively and intellectually challenge clients and, most importantly, maintain a results-driven work ethic.
Your Skills and Experience:
Currently holds 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 lifestyle and consumer-facing clients in tech and other disciplines
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
Mastery of classical PR skills plus emerging media disciplines
Strong client relations skills
Willingness to join a “work hard, play hard” culture
Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college/university
To succeed in this role, you must:
be a hands-on manager and leader
be the best and brightest
have a great 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 progressive and open work environment. A combination of a 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