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Assistant Account Executive - Fulltime - PR

Job title: Assistant Account Executive - Fulltime - PR
Contract type: Full-time
Location: Chicago, IL
Discipline:
Remote: No
Reference: 399745
Contact name: Marissa Marinkovich
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Our client, an up and coming PR agency in downtown Chicago, is looking for an Assistant Account Executive to join their team on a Fulltime basis, starting immediately!

The Assistant Account Executive Will Be executing: 

  • Daily media pitching
  • Daily pitch writing
  • Client communication
  • Travel (may be required)
  • Contribution of ideas during team brainstorms
  • Assisting with Account Strategy 
  • Media targeting
  • Facilitating media opportunities
  • Prepping clients for interviews

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in journalism, public relations or related field
  • Internship experience at a well-known public relations agency (Monday-Friday position)
  • Knowledge of AP Style
  • Experience utilizing media monitoring software (Cision, Meltwater or Muck Rack)
  • Fundamental understanding of media outlets
  • Ability to identify media targets -- determining which reporters, editors, producers or writers to go to and why
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Media Relations Experience a MUST!

If you are qualified for an interested in this position, please forward your resume and writing samples over today!

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