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Account Coordinator - CSR Communications

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Fenton Communications
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Published 20 days ago

Account Coordinator

Communications in Corporate Social Responsibility

NY, DC, LA or SF

 

Fenton is the social change agency taking on the world’s toughest challenges in human rights, social and economic justice, environment, education, and public health. Primed with deep issue expertise and powered by creativity and passion, we create strategies for clients to help build a more just, equitable and sustainable world. Our communications experts combine creative skills with deep sector expertise to help changemakers maximize the impact of their work.

 

With offices in New York, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and San Francisco, we develop and execute strategic public awareness campaigns. Fenton has a culture steeped in social change and activism, with a collaborative work environment, excellent benefits and a strong sense of purpose and community across the agency.

 

This job will be remote for the duration of Shelter in Place policies due to Covid, then back to our offices with some work from home flexibility.

 

Account Coordinator, CSR

We have an exciting opportunity to work on our corporate and brand clients, to help them build purpose-led communications platforms and communicate the impact their commitments have in improving the world we live in, from driving awareness and action in global health, gender equality, to promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

 

We are currently seeking a communications savvy Account Coordinator with a passion for making social change and interest in corporate social responsibility. Preferred candidates will have 1-2 years of experience in project support, research, media relations and social media campaigns in public interest advocacy or social justice communications setting or demonstrated equivalent experience.

 

Fenton has a high-energy, challenging, and supportive environment that puts its clients first while taking professional development of its staff seriously. We want staff who want to work hard, work smart and learn how to be effective change-makers.

 

The Account Coordinator’s primary role is to provide project support in the development and execution of communications strategies for our clients. A typical week will include a blend of project coordination and logistics, media outreach, research, copy-editing, media monitoring and participation in larger team strategy sessions.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Monitor news media and social media; compile summaries of coverage
  • Research relevant journalists for targeted pitches and build media lists
  • Pitch all levels of reporters, editors, producers, bloggers
  • Conduct research on issue areas, online communities, media markets and new business prospects
  • Help create and edit press releases, advisories, pitch memos, fact sheets, op-eds, online content and other collateral
  • Assist with client accounting codes, budgets, projections and work plans
  • Schedule meetings and setting up teleconferences, as needed
  • Contribute to message development
  • Conduct communications audits using Google, Lexis-Nexis, Radian6 and other Internet tools
  • Help with landscape and competitive analysis research projects; gather insights to inform campaigns and communications strategies.
  • Organize logistics for client meetings, conferences and other events
  • Develop presentations and design materials using a number of digital tools, such as Keynote or PowerPoint
  • Proofread/copyedit documents
  • Participate in new business pitches as assigned
  • Participate in creative brainstorm sessions
  • Support digital campaigns, website projects and social media management

You are

  • Passionate and informed about social change and corporate social responsibility
  • Naturally curious and eager to take on new challenges
  • Prepared to put clients first and have some customer service experience
  • Able to pitch and secure media placements while being an avid consumer of news
  • An excellent writer and editor
  • Resourceful and adept at shifting gears in a fast-paced work environment
  • An eagle-eyed researcher who leaves no stones unturned
  • Obsessed with the latest internet meme, what makes it so popular and how a client might ride its wave
  • Eager to learn, teach others what you know, and participate in a team with a collaborative style
  • Looking to enjoy a fast-paced and creative work-place with wonderful colleagues

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or related experience, non-traditional educational paths are welcomed!
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated writing and editing skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects
  • Attention to detail and organization

Fenton Offers

  • A competitive salary against industry standards
  • Commitment to pay equity practices
  • Published salary bands across all levels
  • Salary band for Account Coordinator = 50,000 - 60,000
  • Year-end discretionary bonus
  • Comprehensive healthcare plans
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • 401K with employer match
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Unlimited PTO for exempt staff and generous accrual policy for non-exempt staff
  • 11 paid company holidays
  • Discretionary company closing between the Christmas and New Year’s holidays
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits via WageWorks
  • Mobile Phone Reimbursement
  • A stipend to support your work-from-home setup

 

Fenton is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to the affirmative hiring of women, people of color and members of the LGBTQ community. We strive to represent the diverse community reflected in our client work.

Account Coordinator

Communications in Corporate Social Responsibility

NY, DC, LA or SF

 

Fenton is the social change agency taking on the world’s toughest challenges in human rights, social and economic justice, environment, education, and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    November 22, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Entry level
Salary
USD $50,000 - USD $60,000
/ year
year end bonus

Benefits

  • A competitive salary against industry standards
  • Commitment to pay equity practices
  • Published salary bands across all levels
  • Salary band for Account Coordinator = 45,000 – 58,500
  • Year-end discretionary bonus
  • Comprehensive healthcare plans
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • 401K with employer match
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Unlimited PTO for exempt staff and generous accrual policy for non-exempt staff
  • 11 paid company holidays
  • Discretionary company closing between the Christmas and New Year’s holidays
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits via WageWorks
  • Mobile Phone Reimbursement
  • A stipend to support your work-from-home setup


  • A competitive salary against industry standards
  • Commitment to pay equity practices
  • Published salary bands across all levels
  • Salary band for Account Coordinator = 45,000 – 58,500…

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Los Angeles, CA
Associated Location
Los Angeles, CA, USA

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