Public Relations Account Executive Full-Time Position
Public Relations Account Executive
Torres Marquez Communications (TMC) is one of Arizona’s fastest-growing marketing and public relations firms specializing in helping clients reach the burgeoning Hispanic market. This independent, Latina-owned agency has its finger on the pulse of the local Latino community and knows the channels through which to reach them. Formed in 2009, its team of Hispanic communications professionals has more than 50 years of collective experience in public relations, marketing, community outreach, social media and graphic design.
Requirements/Skills: We are looking for a PR Account Executive who is fully bilingual (English and Spanish), works proactively, and enjoys a fast-paced work environment to manage accounts confidently. The ideal candidate has 3+ years of public relations experience, strong communications skills and work ethic.
The TMC Account Executive is someone actively interested in a career in public relations. Qualified candidates are deadline oriented, and can execute public relations activities toward established objectives. An advanced proficiency in news and public relations writing is a must, as is the ability to assist in the direction and training of Account Coordinators.
The Account Executive is expected to:
- Be a source of knowledge and understanding of the client’s business
- Collaborate with his/her supervisor and other agency personnel to develop marketing recommendations, strategies and actions for the client
- Understand and execute the day-to-day agency efforts on behalf of the client
- Effectively communicate with the media
- Lead media follow-up
- Track media coverage
- Help manage project budgets and deadlines
- Possess strong writing skills, applied to all written communications
- Manage the flow of work within the agency
- Display initiative and self motivation
Our work environment is fun but fast-paced, team oriented, professionally challenging and most of all progressive and growing. We offer a rich benefits package, which combines a competitive salary with company paid medical, generous vacation and holiday pay. As appropriate, we also promote from within the Company.
This position reports to Norma Gutierrez, Senior Account Executive. If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and cover letter explaining why you’re the right choice for the job firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
This is a full-time position available from June 15 to November 15, 2012.
Pay: $38,000-$42,000 a year, depending on experience.
Deadline to apply: June 8, 2012