The Role: Public Relations Account Executive or Senior AE, Multicultural

Location: Phoenix, AZ

 

REPORTS TO:  Managing Director of PR

STATUS: Full-time, exempt

About You:

  • You are fluent in Spanish (preferred) and familiarity with Hispanic media and influencers locally and nationally, as well as general market media
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications, journalism or related field
  • You have two or more years of professional experience—with an agency, internal communications or as a reporter
  • You have excellent writing and communications skills
  • You meet deadlines
  • You're self-motivated, dependable and team-oriented

 

About the Job:

You'll act as a key day-to-day liaison managing public relations activities while maintaining excellent relations between agency and clients. Emphasis for this position is in the area of Hispanic PR and marketing, overseeing strategies and outreach to multicultural media and influencers, as well as general market media. Serve as part of an assigned account team that develops and executes strategies and tactics based on client goals. Write, plan and pitch stories to local and national media. Create social media content and campaigns. Event coordination and promotion. Client accountability and reporting.

Duties include:

  • Know the accounts—understand our clients’ businesses and our scope of work to achieve client performance goals
  • Key member of assigned account teams   
  • Fully support directors and supervisors in account management and driving strong results for clients
  • Manage activity timelines and grids, and ensure deadlines are met
  • Attend planning meetings and coordinate client status calls
  • Write content, releases and story pitches
  • Results-driven media relations and outreach
  • Social media content development and campaign execution
  • Event coordination and attendance as needed
  • Regular, direct contact with clients
  • Client reporting and accountability

If you see yourself in this descriptionwe’d love to talk to you about joining our team! We are growing and looking for the best talent to match our vision and needs.

Meet LAVIDGE, we’re an employee-owned ad agency specializing in discovering and communicating insights which engage, motivate and inspire. From building brand awareness to driving revenue, from positioning thought leaders to enhancing perceptions, it's why we do what we do. Our unified marketing approach encompasses advertising, public relations, and digital marketing. And we've been doing it successfully since 1982 for clients in healthcare, real estate, education, technology, sports marketing, personal care, publishing, food service, and government. Intrigued? Visit us at LAVIDGE.com and get social with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

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