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Senior Account Executive

Location: Tallahassee & Orlando

Sachs Media Group is hiring multiple Senior Account Executives for its Public Relations Division in Orlando and Tallahassee, FL. The ideal candidate has 4-8 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 healthcare, law, nonprofits/associations, lifestyle, tech, consumer goods, logistics, and/or food/hospitality industries. This position offers excellent benefits. Salary commensurate with experience.

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
  • Website project management and Google Analytics experience a plus

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
  • Develops 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

  • Plans, scripts and executes 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.