As a leading global communications firm, Weber Shandwick works with clients to address a broad range of challenges across diverse geographies, product categories and audiences. Our ability to harness this collective experience and knowledge and apply it to each assignment is an important ingredient in our success. We are continuing to develop new ways of harnessing the power of advocacy for our clients. One way is through recognizing how advocacy - the active support of brands, causes and issues by individuals - has emerged as the most trusted source of information and communication today, as well as the most powerful force in business. We seek to build advocacy creation into our client work from the start.
Weber Shandwick has been recognized as the 2009 and 2010 Agency of the Year by PRWeek and The Holmes Group, and is the highest rated public relations firm as reported by Advertising Age.
The Weber Shandwick New York office has an exciting opportunity in our Consumer Practice for an Account Coordinator . If you enjoy social media and entertainment/pop culture - we need to talk!
The Account Coordinator supports multiple account teams working with some of our most high profile clients; manages and develops media lists, editorial calendars, speaking calendars, press clipping
reports, briefing materials, creative mailings, etc; assists in new business initiatives; planning events, manage social networking channels on behalf of clients , stay abreast of and create reports on industry news trends,and provides administrative support to account teams. Administrative duties
including handling purchase orders, travel and expense reports.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in public relations, communications, or related field. Previous internships in public
relations agencies are a huge plus. You must have strong writing skills, excellent oral communications, the ability to work in a team-oriented
environment, and the capability to multi-task. Strong social media savvy is preferred.
BA or BS in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or closely related field.
Related internships a plus
Ability to multi task with great attention to detail- proofreading, grammar, concise client memos and reports
The ability to work well in a team environment
Strong written and oral communications skills.
Knowledg of the social media space
We offer a great workplace culture, competitive salary, healthcare benefits (medical, dental, and vision), 401k and more.
Weber Shandwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/D/M/V/F
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