|Account Executive - Communicatio...||Kellen
||Multiple Locations 10/31/2019 Communications Account Executive ATL or NYC Location: Atlanta, GA or New York, NY Who are we? Kellen is a global professional services firm with a primary concentration in association management and communications. We also offer outsource services such as meetings and conference management, digital marketing and strategic advice. We are an employee-owned company (ESOP) with 300+ employees from a wide variety of professional disciplines. Kellen has seven offices in Atlanta (HQ), Brussels, Beijing, Chicago, Kansas City, New York City and Washington DC. What are we looking for? We are looking for an experienced communications and marketing professional passionate about helping clients succeed and grow to join our Kellen/SRA communications team in ATL. Operating as a boutique firm within one of the worlds leading association management companies, we serve a growing roster of internal and external clients, creating a dynamic, collaborative culture. From food, to building and construction, consumer home goods, transportation, medical, technology, and beyond. Our communications team has a unique perspective on a wide range of industries. Kellen/SRA seeks motivated, organized, and creative candidates with excellent writing, media relations and social media skills who can thrive in a fast-paced work environment. What will you do? Key activities include, but are not limited to Manage B2B and B2C clients accounts. Conduct research to understand clients issues and industries. Create, implement and evaluate team plans; and take responsibility for budgets, allocating resources, meeting deadlines and delivering results. Handle ongoing projects on multiple accounts, offering input on cross-functional teams, and provide recommendations to senior staff and clients. Develop and oversee design and production of digital and traditional content. Create, pitch and distribute a variety of PR materials, including press releases, editorial pitches and social media content, establishing strong relationships with editors and reporters at consumer and trade magazines and newspapers, websites, and broadcast outlets. Identify and help pursue new business opportunities. Am I qualified? 4-6 years of agency experience in public relations, integrated marketing and/or communications Bachelor's degree, preferably in Communications, Journalism, English, Public Relations, Marketing or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to identify, evaluate, and execute media opportunities, as well as provide media training to clients. Superior organizational skills with ability to multi-task, prioritize assignments, and meet tight deadlines Must be detail oriented, with strong problem-solving skills and the desire to take initiative Ability to craft client messaging in a variety of channels. Experience with digital advertising across channels that include Google, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram, including measurement. Experience overseeing event marketing through traditional and digital channels, as well as collateral development. Specifically, experience with WordPress and any other website platforms. What do we offer? Kellen offers a professional and collegial work environment with great benefits where teamwork abounds and your efforts are truly appreciated.We work hard, but also strive for work/life balance. We offer generous benefits including medical, dental, vision paid vacation, holidays, a 401(k), and tuition reimbursement.|
|Public Relations Senior Account...||Burrell Communications Group
||60601 10/22/2019 Burrell Communications Group is seeking candidates, with public relations experience, for a Chicago-based senior account executive position in engagement marketing. The Senior Account Executive (Sr. AE) will be responsible for coordinating engagement marketing activities and executing public relations initiatives for one of the agencys largest accounts. This fast-paced role requires solid analytical and verbal communications skills, contemporary knowledge of African American pop cultural trends and insights, plus keen understanding of and functionality with relevant social media platforms. This is an ideal role for a self-starter who excels in writing and delivering clear, concise communications and presentations for clients and colleagues. Duties and Responsibilities * The Sr. AE guides day-to-day development of public relations activities connected to approved plans and ensures things progress sequentially and promptly. * With supervision from the Vice President of Engagement Marketing, the Sr. AE executes client-approved media campaigns and events within budget and in synch with defined timelines. Reviewing and modifying proposals, as directed, and providing budget oversight, are also important tasks assigned to this role. * The Sr. AE develops message strategies, underscores and articulates key points, composes pitch letters, participates in media pitching, and recommends public relations communication vehicles. Additional responsibilities include developing and maintaining a reliable nationwide array of multicultural and general market media contacts. * The Sr. AE plays a pivotal role in building and sustaining productive business relationships with vendors and pan-agency partners. Qualifications * Bachelors degree in public relations, communications or a related field. * Three to five years of public relations, media relations or comparable work experience is required; previous work experience in an agency setting with quick service restaurant or consumer packaged goods or retail accounts is preferred. * Previous event management and media relations experience is required. Multicultural marketing expertise, especially with the African American consumer market, is preferred. * Excellent writing and editing skills are essential for this role. * Must have contemporary knowledge of social media platforms and experience using social to creatively and effectively connect with targeted consumers. * Intermediate or advance level expertise with Microsoft Office applications, especially Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel, is required. Burrell is an award winning, marketing and communications firm. Its employees help make the agency a diverse and inclusive organization known for innovation, effective strategic approaches, and creative astuteness. Burrell offers a generous array of employee benefits and perks including: * Paid time off for vacation, sick time, personal days and bonus days; * Excellent and affordable medical, dental and vision benefits, plus prescription drug discounts; * A voluntary 401-K plan, employer sponsored life insurance, and access to a comprehensive employee assistance program. To learn more visit www.burrell.com . Burrell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.|
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