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Account Coordinator

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 here

Assistant Account Executive

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

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

Account Executive

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

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

Senior Account Executive

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.

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 here

Account Supervisor

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:

  • 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 here

Account Director

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.

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • 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

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

Account Executive, B2B Technology

5W Public Relations is looking to add a dynamic Account Executive 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 digital companies, ranging from hot IPOs to recently minted unicorn startups that are disrupting the status quo. 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 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 client expectations and assist 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 and 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'll have:

  • B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field
  • 2-3 years of PR agency experience- technology media 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!

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

Assistant Account Executive, B2B Technology

We are seeking a dynamic Assistant Account Executive to join 5W's Technology practice. The ideal individual will have worked with Tech-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:

  • Assist the group and all supervising account members in development and maintenance of media lists
  • Create and distribute press releases to targeted media outlets
  • Build relationships with influential members of media and proactively pitch targeted outlets, including broadcast, print and new media
  • Write and edit media materials, including media alerts, fact sheets, bios, and case studies
  • Daily client communication to update, report on and discuss media relations
  • 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
  • Respond in a timely and professional manner to client requests or needs
  • Misc. research, duties and projects as required

Here's what you'll have:

  • 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

IT Service Delivery Specialist

5W Public Relations is looking to add a dynamic IT specialist to our growing operations team. This position will provide full scope IT support to the operations of the agency.
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:

  • Responsible for computer and phone setup and maintenance and coordinate moves, adds and changes for desktop PC and phone hardware.
  • Provide general troubleshooting and maintenance on computer hardware and software for Windows and Mac operating systems.
  • Support users with software application such as Adobe Creative Cloud, Apple Office Suite and the Microsoft Office Suite and all other agency software needs.
  • Log incidents and service request calls into the helpdesk ticketing system with proper detail and validation.
  • Ensure Service Desk SLAs are met.
  • Provide excellent customer service and helpful attitude for all customers, at all levels.
  • Responsible for assigned help desk tickets, track to resolution and perform follow-up functions to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Assist with hardware and software upgrades.
  • Train new employees to use desktop software and network resources.
  • Ensure all communication and escalation processes are followed.
  • Participate in special assignments and projects as requested.
  • Ensure issues are resolved during first contact as much as possible.
  • Actively find the best technology within the industry.
  • Ask questions, challenge convention and become the go to trusted partner for the business.
  • Provide support and meet goals that exploit opportunities and meet business requirements.
  • Encompass internal capabilities, external resources, opportunities and threats always aligned with the business goals.

Here's what you'll have:

  • At least 3 years' relevant IT Service Delivery experience
  • Minimum 1 years working knowledge of operating systems: Windows 7/8/10 and Mac OS X 10.X in a corporate/enterprise environment.
  • Minimum 3 years working knowledge of Adobe, Microsoft Office (suite), Visio, Project, Keynote, Numbers and Pages.
  • Knowledge of Help desk tools for tracking issues and resolution.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Ability to manage simultaneous tasks/issues/tickets.
  • Be able to lift up to 50lbs

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

Account Executive, Fashion

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'll 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:

  • 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

Assistant Account Executive, Health and Wellness

We are seeking a dynamic Assistant Account Executive to join 5W's Health and Wellness practice. The ideal individual will have worked with Health or Consumer 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:

  • Assist the group and all supervising account members in development and maintenance of media lists
  • Create and distribute press releases to targeted media outlets
  • Build relationships with influential members of media and proactively pitch targeted outlets, including broadcast, print and new media
  • Write and edit media materials, including media alerts, fact sheets, bios, and case studies
  • Daily client communication to update, report on and discuss media relations
  • 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
  • Respond in a timely and professional manner to client requests or needs
  • Misc. research, duties and projects as required

Here's what you'll have:

  • 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