Public Relations Executive

June 1, 2016 - Leading NYC mid-sized public relations firm,

Leading NYC mid-sized public relations firm seeks an experienced, enthusiastic, superstar public relations executive to join the firm’s professional services practice and work on many of its high-profile clients. Demonstrated experience working on thought leadership campaigns for professional services companies is required.

This creative, energetic, team player must have the ability to work directly with high-profile clients and have a strong customer service approach and top interpersonal skills. Candidates should have a deep understanding of the media landscape across platforms and the 24/7 news cycle. Ability to multi-task and prioritize, while working in a fast-paced, news-centric environment with tight deadlines is a must. Excellent verbal, writing and editing skills are required.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, helping create, develop and execute an integrated external communications program for the firm’s professional service clients; maintaining an active knowledge of industry trends and news; drafting all media material; proactively pitching and working with the media; counseling clients on social media strategies and implementation that drive business development.

Experience: The position requires approximately 10 years of professional services public relations and media relations experience (in house or agency). Experience in the legal and/or accounting industries is desirable. To apply, please send resume and cover note   

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