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Account Executive

Location: Orlando & Tallahassee

Sachs Media Group is hiring multiple Account Executives for its Public Relations Division in Orlando and Tallahassee, FL. The ideal candidate has 1-5 years of public relations experience, excellent written and oral communication skills, account planning and management experience, excellent client relations skills and a strong work ethic, creative mind and superb problem-solving abilities. Additionally, he/she has agency experience with a background or familiarity in the healthcare, law, nonprofits/associations, lifestyle, tech, consumer goods, logistics, and/or food/hospitality industries. This position offers excellent benefits. The applicant would work alongside senior-level publicists and have ample room to grow!

Qualifications:

Required: Four-year degree in public relations or a related area of study.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Basic knowledge of social media
  • Good organizational skills and ability to undertake multiple projects
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to comfortably navigate Google Drive, Gmail, etc.
  • Excellent writer and editor using AP Style

This job description will provide you with guidelines for understanding your responsibilities. These guidelines may change to meet the specific business needs of the Agency.

Responsibilities in the following:

Communication Services

  • Performs public relations, media monitoring, copy writing and scripting for multiple clients. Attends client meetings
  • Conducts media relations and client pitching
  • Assists in the development of comprehensive strategic communication and advertising plans for multiple clients
  • Researches and writes accurate and effective media materials

Account/Project Management

  • Drafts PowerPoints and client presentations
  • Works with vendors for estimates based on clients’ needs
  • Ensures a high standard of excellence for all work performed on behalf of clients
  • Works with a high degree of autonomy with clients to develop and implement communication strategies that meet their needs and achieve their goals
  • Manages relationships with co-workers with a high degree of professionalism
  • Tracks work to meet deadlines and ensure proper billing as work is completed

Agency Support

  • Assists with planning, scripting and executing special events and media buys on behalf of clients.
  • Assists in the website maintenance of SMG and campaign website
  • Drafts proposals and RFP responses for the firm as needed
  • Directs and coordinates intern projects
  • Remains current on trends in public relations and communications

Benefits

  • Full-time employee eligible for health/dental coverage
  • 401k after one year of employment
  • Paid time off and sick days
  • 24-hour complimentary parking downtown
  • Workplace-provided MacBook Pro

Apply for this position by sending your resume to careers@sachsmedia.com and digital@sachsmedia.com.