Sr. Social Media Manager

5W Public Relations, a leading, independent, Top 20 agency is looking for a seasoned Social Media Manager to join its dynamic Marketing team. This Manager will implement the agency’s Social Media marketing, including content strategy, generating inbound traffic, and cultivating leads and sales.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop Social Media, Email Marketing, Paid Media and Social Organization strategies
  • Create comprehensive action plans incorporating various social media channels to drive social media engagement across the organization
  • Monitor trends and appropriately apply new or alternative methods for achieving high-impact results
  • Provide insight and leadership to drive social media with potential clients serving as a subject matter expert
  • Maintain day-to-day client contact regarding social media
  • Educate agency and client teams on incorporating relevant social media techniques into the corporate culture and into all of the company’s products and services
  • Maintain awareness of newest social media platforms

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of experience developing and activating social media campaigns with PR agency
  • Understanding of popular social networks – design, functionality, key users
  • Strong understanding of social media research, monitoring, and reporting tools
  • Understanding of analytics and SEO methodology

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

VP Marketing and Business Development

5W Public Relations, an award-winning, Top 20 agency is looking for a seasoned VP Marketing & Business Development to develop and implement strategic and creative marketing communications programs to further strengthen overall agency awareness and generate meaningful business growth.

5W has won the Silver Stevie Award for PR Agency of the Year 2015. This marks the third year in a row that 5W has been honored among the recipients of the Agency of the Year Award, which serves as a testament to our ongoing commitment to remaining on the cutting-edge of the industry.

This executive will oversee agency marketing and business develop initiatives, working closely with top agency management, as well as serve as a liaison with individual practice leaders and group heads. The executive will develop overall strategic, agency initiatives, as well as individual campaigns for the agency's B2B, Corporate, Technology and Public Affairs Practices and Departments.

The ideal candidate will have 8-10 years of proven and successful marketing and communications experience, preferably in the Communications or Public Relation industries.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Serve as agency primary marketing contact with top management, Practice and Dept. heads, key client decision makers, where appropriate, and key media
  • Develop overall agency marketing and business development campaign
  • Develop necessary materials to support business development initiatives
  • Create proactive thought leadership/business development initiatives to generate meaningful business growth
  • Oversee agency's digital & social media campaign

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

SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE, CONSUMER HOME & HOUSEWARES

THRIVING HOME & HOUSEWARES DIVISION WITH LEADING BRANDS SEARCHES FOR SELF-STARTING SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE TO JOIN TEAM

5W Public Relations, a leading, independent, Top 20 agency is looking for a seasoned Senior Account Executive to join its fast-growing Consumer Home & Housewares practice and work with some of the most influential, well-known housewares brands. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years of agency experience, strong media relations expertise, excellent written and verbal communications skills, and collaborative experience working with and interacting with multiple clients. Experience in Home & Housewares or a related fields a must.

5W has won the Silver Stevie Award for PR Agency of the Year 2015. This marks the third year in a row that 5W has been honored among the recipients of the Agency of the Year Award, which serves as a testament to our ongoing commitment to remaining on the cutting-edge of the industry.

Primary job responsibilities are as follows:

  • Develop pitch letters, news releases and media alerts
  • Create targeted media lists for broadcast, print and online outlets
  • Proactively pitch consumer and trade media to secure needle-moving results for clients
  • Initiate and maintain daily client interaction
  • Work collaboratively with team members to develop and implement successful campaigns
  • Develop in-depth creative marketing plans to mirror corporate initiatives
  • Aid in event concept and production development
  • Help to manage junior team members' daily account activities

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

Account Executive, Consumer Beauty

5W Public Relations (5W) is a full-service public relations agency that helps some of the world's most admired brands, corporations, issues and personalities achieve more. 5W's bold, resourceful and thoroughly modern approach helps some of the most respected names in B2C (Beauty & Fashion, Consumer Brands, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Health & Wellness, Technology, Travel & Hospitality); B2B (Corporate Communications, Reputation Management, CSR, Sustainability Communications); Public Affairs, Government Relations and Crisis Communications move their businesses forward. Headquartered in New York with an office in Los Angeles, 5W's energetic, fast-paced, and focused culture earned the PR firm a spot on the Inc. 500 list and the title of "fastest-growing PR agency" three years in a row.

5W has won the Silver Stevie Award for PR Agency of the Year 2015. This marks the third year in a row that 5W has been honored among the recipients of the Agency of the Year Award, which serves as a testament to our ongoing commitment to remaining on the cutting-edge of the industry.

We are looking to immediately hire an Account Executive for our Consumer Beauty Practice Group. The ideal candidate will have worked previously at a PR agency in beauty/well, personal care categories. This Account Executive will be an expert at pitching, and focus on managing several accounts.

DUTIES:

  • 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 v
  • Creative and energetic personality
  • Understanding of social media platforms

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

Account Coordinator, Healthcare

5W Public Relations, a leading, independent, Top 20 agency is seeking an energetic, self-starting, public relations Account Coordinator. The AC will join an established team and work across multiple pieces of business in the Healthcare group.

5W has won the Silver Stevie Award for PR Agency of the Year 2015. This marks the third year in a row that 5W has been honored among the recipients of the Agency of the Year Award, which serves as a testament to our ongoing commitment to remaining on the cutting-edge of the industry.

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintain activity reports and clipbooks for clients.
  • Pitch broadcast, print and online media on both a national and regional level to place stories.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, media and colleagues.

Qualifications:

  • 0-2 years of public relations experience (prior internships or full time position).
  • Excellent writing skills required.
  • Good media relations skills.
  • Good social media capabilities.
  • Highly detail oriented.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong team player
  • Candidate must have interest in clients in the area of health and wellness.
  • Experience with Cision (or other media database service)
  • Proficient computer skills including MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint

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

Marketing Coordinator

The Marketing Coordinator works within our marketing department and reports to both our Marketing Manager main priority is to coordinate marketing campaigns and communications for the agency.

Responsibilities include:

  • 1 - 2 years of experience required, within a PR agency environment handling business development preferred
  • Assist in streamlining all new business outreach throughout firm, including taking a lead role in the potential CRM integration for contact management
  • Organizing e-blasts and build contact lists, as well as organizing the database
  • Creating presentations and proposals for the New Business department
  • Reporting – managing weekly reports
  • Draft writing/editing content including blogs, social posts and press releases
  • Maintaining social platforms for both the agency and key executives
  • Working with industry practice leaders and group heads to obtain case studies, blog posts, decks, and other marketing related development
  • Conducting media monitoring for PR/marketing related opportunities and pitching executive leadership to PR and marketing trade media
  • Creating calendars of all relevant events that the company should be attending, as well as investigating and securing placement on panels for the appropriate company representatives
  • Proficiency in PowerPoint
  • 1 - 2 years of experience required, within a PR agency environment handling business development preferred

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