Account Coordinator, Consumer

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

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com

Account Executive, Consumer Home

Entry to Mid-level position who will act as day-to-day point person on various Consumer 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

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com

Account Executive, Beverage

Account Executive for our Consumer Beverage Practice. The ideal candidate will a background in beverage.

Responsibilities:

  • Draft and service pitch letters, press releases and media alerts.
  • Strong effort on media pitching efforts.
  • Create targeted media lists for broadcast, web, and print outlets.
  • Write and distribute press releases to targeted media outlets.
  • Proactively pitch targeted media outlets, including broadcast, print, web 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/editor desk side appointments; network with reporters and editors.
  • Coordinate various event planning and media outreach events.
  • 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 and junior staff 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 - beverage category specific is a plus
  • Able to handle multiple accounts simultaneously
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Creative and energetic personality
  • Understanding of social media platforms

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com

Account Executive, Beauty

Account Executive for our Consumer Beauty Practice Group. The ideal candidate will have worked previously in beauty/well, personal care categories.

Responsibilities:

  • Draft and service pitch letters, press releases and media alerts.
  • Strong effort on media pitching efforts.
  • Create targeted media lists for broadcast, web, and print outlets.
  • Write and distribute press releases to targeted media outlets.
  • Proactively pitch targeted media outlets, including broadcast, print, web 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/editor desk side appointments; network with reporters and editors.
  • Coordinate various event planning and media outreach events.
  • 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 and junior staff 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 - beauty category specific is a plus
  • Able to handle multiple accounts simultaneously
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Creative and energetic personality
  • Understanding of social media platforms

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com

Senior Account Executive, Fashion

Senior Account Executive for our Consumer/Fashion practice. The ideal candidate will have worked with fashion and accessory-based clients.

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

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com

Account Supervisor, Fashion

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

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 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

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com

Senior Account Executive, Health and Wellness

We are looking for a Senior Account Executive for our Health & Wellness practice. The ideal candidate will have worked with Health & Wellness-based clients within the agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and can manage multiple accounts.

DUTIES:

  • 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

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com

Account Executive, Corporate Practice

We are looking for an Account Executive for our corporate practice. The ideal candidate will have worked with real estate, professional services and public affairs clients within the agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and can manage multiple accounts.

DUTIES:

  • 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

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to careers@5wpr.com