Senior Account Executive, Consumer
- New York, NY, USA
Citizen Relations is looking to hire an SAE to join our New York office. This isn’t just a job. It’s the chance to be part of a growing team driven by a collaborative and entrepreneurial spirit. We believe a passionate, motivated team is the cornerstone of happy clients and boundless creativity. Our New York office is growing and we’re actively searching for the ideal candidate to join our team.
First and foremost, a senior account executive is responsible for aiding in managing client teams and programs. The candidate must display an in-depth understanding of consumer and brand communications, media relations and engaging influencers. As part of this role, the candidate will:
Work with senior team members in the agency to nurture strong client partnerships
Write and edit strategic communications materials
Prioritize multiple demands in a deadline-sensitive environment
Maintain an understanding of the evolving media landscape (traditional and online)
Hold strong media and blogger relationships, specifically in the Travel, Tourism, and Hospitality and/or Consumer Tech space
- Background – 3-5 years communications experience in agency or corporation. Agency experience preferred
Strategic thinker – Creative and analytical in gathering information about clients’ industries and business. Can effectively apply what’s 'known' toward measurable and effective communications strategies that generate desired results, and grow client relationships
Strong writer – Capable of delivering effective and creative written products for clients, including media materials, speaking notes and executive blog posts
Organized - Strong project management and organization skills
Team player – Who understands the importance of advanced planning, well designed processes and measurement as tools to help optimize the long term success of group and team activities
Media relations – Strong understanding of storytelling. Excellent and persuasive verbal communications skills
Quality control - Pays close attention to detail, content and formatting, ensuring outputs are of the best possible standard
Professional and ethical - While upholding our values of quality, integrity, respect and an entrepreneurial spirit
Strong technology skills - Capable of leveraging all relevant technologies such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint. Understanding of content marketing and social media
Working in the consumer space, specifically with CPGs is an added bonus
We thank all who apply, but only those whose experience matches our requirements will be contacted for an interview.
Vision7 (including all of its subsidiary companies) is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. Vision7 is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.