SAE / AS Job Description - Cleantech
Weber Shandwick is a leading global public relations & communications agency. In 2012, Weber Shandwick earned notable industry accolades, including winning The Holmes Report “Global PR Agency of the Year” and most “Creative PR Agency in the World” awards in addition to being named “Digital PR Firm of the Year” by PR News. Weber Shandwick currently has offices in 81 countries and over around the world. The firm’s success is built on its deep commitment to client service, our people, creativity, collaboration and harnessing the power of Advocates - engaging stakeholders in new and creative ways to build brands and reputation.
In the Bay Area, our rapidly growing client roster includes an impressive portfolio of companies focused on Energy, Cleantech and Sustainability in our Cleantech and Social Impact practices. We work with companies in the solar, biofuels, electric vehicle industries, among others. We also work with leading NGOs and corporations on their Social Impact and Corporate Social Responsibility programs. Our San Francisco office is currently seeking a Senior Account Executive or Account Supervisor with excellent account management, strategic planning, team management, digital/social and media relations skills to help support accounts on this team. Ideal candidates are passionate about working with innovative companies who are making a difference in resolving the major challenges of our generation.
Serve as the day-to-day client contact during program execution
Develop and manage timelines and weekly actions plans to ensure all deadlines on client programs are met
Ensure all materials are client-ready and typo-free
Develop media relations strategies, goals, media targets and pitch angles that require minimal input from senior team leadership
Oversee a speakers bureau program
Persuasively pitch media and adjust angles as required
Breakdown and manage detailed tasks with the account team associated with planning and implementing special public relations events such as press conferences and analyst tours
Anticipate and proactively offer solutions to senior team leadership for executional issues specific to assigned programs
Minimum of 3 - 5 years public relations experience required; agency experience preferred
Experience in energy, cleantech and/or sustainability preferred
Previous experience working with vertical industry trade press - energy, transportation, building - preferred, but not required
Strong client management skills
Ability to manage multiple activities with attention to detail
We offer a great workplace, culture, competitive salary, health care benefits (medical, dental and vision insurance), 401k, and more.
Weber Shandwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA.M/F/D/V.
Weber Shandwick - 2 years ago
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