Full Time Job

Assistant Account Executive, Consumer Lifestyle Public Relations

Finn Partners

New York, NY 06-24-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
ASSISTANT ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE, CONSUMER LIFESTYLE PR
Our Consumer, Lifestyle & Sports public relation practice is growing! We're looking for entry level candidates who are creative, motivated and proactive, and who are excited to learn and grow in our dynamic group. Please apply if you love the outdoors, wellness, sports, or all things culinary. Our team is made up of hikers, wine and spirits aficionados, food lovers, travelers, surfers, wellness warriors, snowboarders, soccer players, sports fans, and more. We're lucky to have clients that fall into these categories. We proudly do what we love, and we love what we do! (Check out a few examples of our work and clients here, here, here, or here; and learn about our Sports Marketing work here.)

Responsibilities:
• Maintain media lists
• Write press releases
• Manage the daily coverage for clients
• Join client calls
• Develop and maintain relationships with media contacts across all platforms
• Manage on-site client product inventory
• Learn about PR and earned media

Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in communications, journalism, public relations or marketing
• Has prior PR internship experience or entry level work experience in Public Relations or Communications
• Has a working knowledge of all digital and social media platforms
• Energetic, can-do attitude, and works effectively in a team setting
• Excellent written and oral and communications skills
• Strong research and analytical skills
• Detail oriented
• Creative thinker with a fresh perspective
• Effective listening and problem-solving skills
• Flexible and adaptable in a fast-paced environment
• Organized, detail-oriented, and able to meet deadlines
• Has interest in outdoors, wellness, wine, food, travel, sports, or any combination of the above!
• Loves reading and consuming media; is social media savvy
• Enjoys a fun, collaborative and fast paced environment

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8712q-18-205-192-201-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Finn Partners

Finn Partners was launched in late 2011 to realize Peter Finn's vision to create a leading communications agency dedicated to shaping a bold new future in which innovation and partnership are strong drivers of the brand. Finn Partners specializes in the full spectrum of communications services, including digital and social media. Specialty areas include technology, consumer, education, travel & lifestyle, CSR, arts, health, and public and corporate affairs.