Job Openings Senior Account Executive, Beauty & Lifestyle

About the job Senior Account Executive, Beauty & Lifestyle

Seasoned mid-level publicist, preferably with agency experience to work directly under a Director/VP and directly above two junior staff. The primarily role of this level is to be a pitcher – strong media relations are a must with contacts at print, broadcast and online outlets. Additionally, this role will be instrumental in overall account planning and strategy, client communication, event planning, overseeing junior staff, etc. 

Candidate should be able to lead calls and write emails to client with very little to no supervision. Must have an interest and experience in not only traditional PR, but in Influencer Marketing as well. Working alongside supervisors to produce strategic communications plans for new product launches and larger programming. Responsibilities include:

• Serving as day-to-day client lead

• Participating in planning meetings

• Developing strategic communications plans for new product launches and larger programming

• Being collaborative and a team player; ability to work well with inter-agency partners

• Developing and expanding media and influencer relationships; Solid foundation of existing contacts a must

• Ability to manage large budgets

• Managing and mentoring junior team members

• Manage relationships with brand experts and spokespeople

• This person must be comfortable presenting in front of large groups and representing the agency at meetings with clients, agency partners and marketing teams

• Additional skills needed include: results-driven, genuine passion for ever-evolving influencer landscape, strong attention to detail, creative, strong writing skills, ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment