Careers

An award-winning PR firm, 5W is one of the 10 largest independent agencies in the country. Our practice teams work on an array of accounts, from large corporations and entrepreneurs to consumer brands, hotels, attorneys, public affairs and more.

Whether launching the next big idea in tech, managing time-sensitive crisis communications, or building integrated lifestyle campaigns that engage with consumers, bloggers, and experts, there's always something exciting going on at 5W. Employees receive hands-on experience and an opportunity to grow, learn, and succeed.

5W only partners with people who are ambitious and intent on succeeding. Top Public Relations executives lead our talented firm of 175 people. Team members include people from all walks of life: former Wall Street bankers, registered dietitians, beauty bloggers, Ironman contestants, political consultants, and others.

Whether you are an experienced PR professional or just staring out in the industry, we are always on the lookout for superstars to join 5W. If you are sharp, resourceful, hardworking, and creative and are looking for a career where you can develop skills and thrive, we want to meet you.



Entry-level position who will act as day-to-day support person on various Consumer accounts.

Responsibilities:

Assist the group and all supervising account members in the development and maintenance of media lists.

Strong phone and pitching work.

Respond in a timely and professional manner to client requests or needs.

Prepare and implement PR program components for clients, including media contacts, special event coordination, writing and/or distribution of press releases, program writing and research.

Assist in coordination of all necessary materials for client presentations.

Maintain and update account files; Stock and Scan all Clip books.

Help to conduct agency brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Be able to communicate effectively in all written and verbal reports.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Technical Skills & Qualifications:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations, Marketing, Business Communications or related field

At least 1 year of PR agency experience and/or 2+ internships

Excellent writing skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

Daily point person on various client accounts.

Responsibilities:

Assist the group and all supervising account members in the development and maintenance of media lists.

Write and distribute press releases to targeted media outlets.

Proactively pitch targeted media outlets, including broadcast, print and new media.

Write and edit media materials such as media alerts, fact sheets, bios, and case studies.

Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss media relations.

Daily interaction with various media outlets to discuss upcoming story ideas.

Responsible for daily account management activities, such as agendas, recaps, activity reports, media monitoring and coordination of all necessary materials for client accounts.

Attend and facilitate media interviews; network with reporters and editors.

Coordinate various event planning and media outreach events.

Assist in the research, writing and development of new business proposals and presentations.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Work collaboratively with team members to develop and implement successful PR campaigns.

Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Must be able to communicate effectively in all written and verbal reports.

Respond in a timely and professional manner to client requests or needs.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Technical Skills & Qualifications:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 1-2 years of PR agency experience

Excellent written and verbal skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume here

 

Entry to Mid-level position who will act as day-to-day point person on various client accounts.

Responsibilities:

Draft and service pitch letters, press releases and media alerts.

Create targeted media lists for broadcast, radio and print outlets.

Write and distribute press releases to targeted media outlets.

Proactively pitch targeted media outlets, including broadcast, print and new media.

Write and edit media materials such as media alerts, fact sheets, bios, and case studies.

Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss media relations.

Daily interaction with various media outlets to discuss upcoming story ideas.

Responsible for daily account management activities, such as agendas, recaps, activity reports, media monitoring and coordination of all necessary materials for client accounts.

Attend and facilitate media interviews; network with reporters and editors.

Coordinate various event planning and media outreach events.

Assist in the research, writing and development of new business proposals and presentations.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Work collaboratively with team members to develop and implement successful PR campaigns.

Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Be able to communicate effectively in all written and verbal reports.

Respond in a timely and professional manner to client requests or needs.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Technical Skills & Qualifications:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 2 to 3 years of PR agency experience

Able to handle multiple accounts simultaneously

Excellent written and verbal skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

Senior position that will act as day-to-day point person on various client accounts.
The ideal candidate will have worked within the agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and can manage multiple accounts.

Responsibilities:

Manage team workflow and take ownership of account work while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to Direct Supervisor.

Write and edit media materials - press kits, press releases, media alerts, fact sheets, bios, case studies and backgrounders.

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy.

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Create and develop pro-active pitch ideas for clients based on their industry, current trends and various announcements.

Monitor media and seek out speaking opportunities for clients as "experts in their field", including responses to ProfNet and other media.

Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss media relations.

Assist in the research, writing and development of new business proposals and presentations.

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff; Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Technical Skills & Qualifications:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 3 to 4 years of PR agency experience

Excellent written and verbal skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

Account Supervisor will be instrumental in taking complete ownership of accounts and implementing the campaigns that drive results for various clients.

Responsibilities:

Manage daily workflow of 10+ accounts while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to Direct Supervisor.

Develope, review and approve agendas, press releases, pitches, recaps and other materials; approve activity reports, clipbooks and other internal documents.

Manage client expectations and assist clients in maximizing relationship with 5W.

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy.

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Lead all client conference calls.

Attend client interviews and all client events.

Daily client interaction to update, report and discuss media relations.

Conduct media training sessions with clients and junior staff.

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff on team issues, account workflow and general account issues; Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Technical Skills & Qualifications:

At least 4 years of PR agency experience.

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills.

Able to work independently and as part of a team.

Strong leadership and motivation skills.

Proven client relations and supervisory skills.

Creative and energetic personality.

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

The Account Director will be instrumental in managing and developing client programs, strategic planning, media and client relations. Serve as key liaison among client, account team and agency management. Will lead by example and will further develop their leadership skills and their understanding of the PR industry.

Responsibilities:

Act as primary contact to clients, continually fostering client-agency relationship to build trust and become a valuable resource and counselor to clients.

Manage and delegate responsibilities of daily workflow of 10+ accounts while driving consistent media results.

Communicate account status to agency management regularly.

Demonstrate proficiency in writing and editing materials particularly presentations, program plans and media strategies.

Provide strategic guidance to clients and team members on an ongoing basis; anticipate and address clients' needs.

Troubleshoot media, team, or strategy problems as they arise; seek senior management input when appropriate.

Motivate team members by promptly reviewing work and providing constructive feedback.

Strive to develop the best communication and presentation skills possible to effectively articulate ideas to clients, colleagues and others.

Conduct and lead monthly conference calls and meetings with clients.

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Conduct media training sessions with clients and junior staff.

Provide guidance and leadership to team members on effective pitching, team issues, account workflow and general account issues.

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Technical Skills & Qualifications:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 5 years of PR agency experience

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Strong leadership and motivation skills

Proven client relations and supervisory skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

5W is seeking a Corporate Marketing Manager to build a marketing program around 5W that attracts qualified leads by gather building brand awareness and reputation. This position will be responsible creating a seamless 5W Omni-channel marketing experience that will drive qualified traffic to the 5W website

Here's what you'll be doing:

Management of 5W's website content and website updates

Management of 5W's social media channels

Working with the teams to create branded content for 5w promotional purposes (both lead generation and recruitment)

Offline marketing such as booking events, speaking engagements, and interviews for CEO

Securing media placements for 5W

Managing blog content topics and blog posting schedule

Produce content ideas and campaign ideas for the 5W brand and work with the team to execute

Manage Ronn's social media channels in conjunction with 5W's to ensure alignment

Manage email marketing campaigns

Define and protect the 5W brand assets

Here's what you have:

Bachelor's degree in communications, marketing or related fields

4+ years of experience marketing, communication or public relations

Experience in all aspects of developing and maintaining marketing strategies

Technical marketing skills, including relevant product and industry knowledge

Strong copy writing skills

Ability to work successfully on multiple projects at one time

Highly motivated, self-starter who can multitask and work with little supervision

Ability to execute deadline-sensitive campaigns and projects

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

We are seeking a dynamic an Account Director to join 5W's Entertainment practice. The ideal individual will have worked with Entertainment-based clients within an agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and possesses superior account and time management skills. This is an exciting opportunity that promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to exceed expectations is a winning recipe for success.

Here's what you'll be doing:

Act as primary contact to clients, continually fostering client-agency relationship to build trust and become a valuable resource and counselor to clients.

Manage and delegate responsibilities of daily workflow of multiple accounts while driving consistent media results.

Communicate account status to agency management regularly.

Demonstrate proficiency in writing and editing materials particularly presentations, program plans and media strategies.

Provide strategic guidance to clients and team members on an ongoing basis; anticipate and address clients' needs.

Troubleshoot media, team, or strategy problems as they arise; seek senior management input when appropriate.

Motivate team members by promptly reviewing work and providing constructive feedback.

Strive to develop the best communication and presentation skills possible to effectively articulate ideas to clients, colleagues and others.

Conduct and lead monthly conference calls and meetings with clients

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Conduct media training sessions with clients and junior staff.

Provide guidance and leadership to team members on effective pitching, team issues, account workflow and general account issues.

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 5 years of Entertainment PR agency experience

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Strong leadership and motivation skills

Proven client relations and supervisory skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

Are you a media rockstar? Do you love exploring and learning about new emerging tech in adtech, fintech, cybersecurity and blockchain? Are Recode, TechCrunch, Business Insider or Fortune some of the first sites you read in the morning to catch up on news? If you answered yes to those three questions, let's chat!

This opportunity with 5WPR promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a passion for working with trailblazing technology results in incredible success.

Here's what you'll be doing:

Work with innovative and engaging clients such as:

  • One of the hottest tech IPOs in the last 16 months.
  • One of the fastest-growing NYC unicorns in the data and analytics space.
  • One of CNBC's 2017 Disruptor 50 winners that's shaking up the payments industry.
  • Hyper-growth HR tech platform that's raised almost $100 million in funding.

Manage client expectations and assist clients in maximizing relationship with 5W

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements

Manage a team of more than x

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Lead all client conference calls, attend interviews and events

Daily client interaction to update, report and discuss media relations

Conduct media training sessions with clients and junior staff

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff on team issues, account workflow and general account issues

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

5+ years of PR experience

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Able to work independently and as part of a team

Strong leadership and motivation skills

Proven client relations and supervisory skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

Manage daily workflow of 10+ accounts while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to Direct Supervisor.

Develop, review and approve agendas, press releases, pitches, recaps and other materials; approve activity reports, clipbooks and other internal documents.

Manage client expectations and assist clients in maximizing relationship with 5W.

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy.

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Lead all client conference calls.

Attend client interviews and all client events.

Daily client interaction to update, report and discuss media relations.

Conduct media training sessions with clients and junior staff.

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff on team issues, account workflow and general account issues; Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 5 years of PR agency experience

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Able to work independently and as part of a team

Strong leadership and motivation skills

Proven client relations and supervisory skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute

Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy

Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

Are you a media rockstar? Do you love exploring and learning about new emerging tech in adtech, fintech, cybersecurity and blockchain? Are Recode, TechCrunch, Business Insider or Fortune some of the first sites you read in the morning to catch up on news? If you answered yes to those three questions, let's chat!

This opportunity with 5WPR promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a passion for working with trailblazing technology results in incredible success.

Here's what you'll be doing:

Work with innovative and engaging clients such as:

  • One of the hottest tech IPOs in the last 16 months.
  • One of the fastest-growing NYC unicorns in the data and analytics space.
  • One of CNBC's 2017 Disruptor 50 winners that's shaking up the payments industry.
  • Hyper-growth HR tech platform that's raised almost $100 million in funding.

Manage client expectations and assist clients in maximizing relationship with 5W

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements

Manage a team of more than x

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Lead all client conference calls, attend interviews and events

Daily client interaction to update, report and discuss media relations

Conduct media training sessions with clients and junior staff

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff on team issues, account workflow and general account issues

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

4+ years of PR experience

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Able to work independently and as part of a team

Strong leadership and motivation skills

Proven client relations and supervisory skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Competitive medical, dental and vision benefits package

401 (K), with company matching

Located in the Helmsley Building, panoramic views of NYC and an easy commute

2 floating holidays, in addition to our generous PTO policy

Catered lunches and breakfasts each month

Lunch and Learn, monthly forums for senior leadership to share knowledge, tips and advice that enhance the development of our junior staff

Creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

Are you passionate about emerging technologies? 5W Public Relations is looking to add a dynamic Account Supervisor to our growing Technology practice. If you're looking for your next step in the world of tech public relations, this is a chance to lead communications and strategy for innovative, hyper-growth companies. This opportunity promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to exceed expectations is a winning recipe for success.

Here's what you'll be doing:

Manage daily workflow of 10+ accounts while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to Direct Supervisor.

Develop, review and approve agendas, press releases, pitches, recaps and other materials; approve activity reports, clipbooks and other internal documents.

Manage client expectations and assist clients in maximizing relationship with 5W.

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy.

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Lead all client conference calls.

Attend client interviews and all client events.

Daily client interaction to update, report and discuss media relations.

Conduct media training sessions with clients and junior staff.

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff on team issues, account workflow and general account issues; Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 4 years of PR agency experience

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Able to work independently and as part of a team

Strong leadership and motivation skills

Proven client relations and supervisory skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Competitive medical, dental and vision benefits package

401 (K), with company matching

Located in the Helmsley Building, panoramic views of NYC and an easy commute

2 floating holidays, in addition to our generous PTO policy

Catered lunches and breakfasts each month

Lunch and Learn, monthly forums for senior leadership to share knowledge, tips and advice that enhance the development of our junior staff

Creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

5W is seeking a dynamic Account Supervisor to join our Travel and Hospitality practice.

The ideal individual will have worked with Travel and/or Hospitality-based clients within an agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and possesses superior account and time management skills.

This is an exciting opportunity that promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to exceed expectations is a winning recipe for success.

Here's what you'll be doing:

Manage daily workflow of 10+ accounts while driving consistent media results

Develop, review and approve agendas, press releases, pitches, recaps and other materials; approve activity reports, clipbooks and other internal documents

Manage team workflow and take ownership of account work while driving consistent media results

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media and industry in order to ensure placements and exciting results for our clients

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans

Create and develop pro-active pitch ideas for clients based on their industry, current trends and various announcements

Monitor media and seek out speaking opportunities for clients as "experts in their field"

Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss media relations

Participate in the development of materials for new business opportunities including timelines, proposals, business decks and case studies; assist in generating new business leads

Provide strong guidance and leadership to junior-level staff

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 4+ years of PR agency experience- Travel and/or Hospitality PR experience needed Experience with apparel and accessories-driven clients preferred

Excellent written and verbal skills

Creative and energetic personality!

Why you'll love working here:

Competitive medical, dental and vision benefits package

401 (K), with company matching

Located in the Helmsley Building, panoramic views of NYC and an easy commute

2 floating holidays, in addition to our generous PTO policy

Catered lunches and breakfasts each month

Lunch and Learn, monthly forums for senior leadership to share knowledge, tips and advice that enhance the development of our junior staff

Creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

We are seeking a dynamic Senior Account Executive to join 5W's Travel practice. The ideal individual will have worked with Travel-based clients within an agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and possesses superior account and time management skills. This is an exciting opportunity that promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to exceed expectations is a winning recipe for success.

Here's what you'll be doing:

Manage team workflow and take ownership of account work while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to Direct Supervisor.

Write and edit media materials - press kits, press releases, media alerts, fact sheets, bios, case studies and backgrounders.

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy.

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Create and develop pro-active pitch ideas for clients based on their industry, current trends and various announcements.

Monitor media and seek out speaking opportunities for clients as "experts in their field", including responses to ProfNet and other media.

Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss media relations

Assist in the research, writing and development of new business proposals and presentations.

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff; Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 3 to 4 years of PR agency experience

Excellent written and verbal skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Competitive medical, dental and vision benefits package

401 (K), with company matching

Located in the Helmsley Building, panoramic views of NYC and an easy commute

2 floating holidays, in addition to our generous PTO policy

Catered lunches and breakfasts each month

Lunch and Learn, monthly forums for senior leadership to share knowledge, tips and advice that enhance the development of our junior staff

Creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!

 

We are seeking a dynamic Account Executive to join 5W's Fashion practice. The ideal individual is an expert at pitching fashion and/or accessory-based clients. This is an exciting opportunity that promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to exceed expectations is a winning recipe for success.

Here's what you'll be doing:

Manage team workflow and take ownership of account work while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to Direct Supervisor.

Write and edit media materials - press kits, press releases, media alerts, fact sheets, bios, case studies and backgrounders.

Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.

Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy.

Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans.

Create and develop pro-active pitch ideas for clients based on their industry, current trends and various announcements.

Monitor media and seek out speaking opportunities for clients as "experts in their field", including responses to ProfNet and other media.

Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss media relations

Assist in the research, writing and development of new business proposals and presentations.

Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff; Manage daily intern responsibilities.

Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients.

Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Here's what you have:

B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field

At least 2 to 3 years of PR agency experience working with clients in Fashion, Accessories and/or Apparel

Able to handle multiple accounts simultaneously

Excellent written and verbal skills

Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

Competitive medical, dental and vision benefits package

401 (K), with company matching

Located in the Helmsley Building, panoramic views of NYC and an easy commute

2 floating holidays, in addition to our generous PTO policy

Catered lunches and breakfasts each month

Lunch and Learn, monthly forums for senior leadership to share knowledge, tips and advice that enhance the development of our junior staff

Creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!