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Senior Account Executive, Issue Advocacy

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BerlinRosen
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New York, NY
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Published 28 days ago

ABOUT BERLINROSEN

BerlinRosen is a leading national public relations and strategic communications firm delivering high impact media, digital and creative strategies to top organizations, companies, and candidates around the United States. Named one of America's best PR agencies by Forbes, BerlinRosen was founded in 2005 by Valerie Berlin and Jonathan Rosen and has grown to a staff of more than 190 with offices in New York City, Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles.

Our clients are at the forefront of progressive work around racial justice and civil rights, low-wage worker advocacy, voting rights, economic security, the environment, affordable housing, human rights, LGBT issues, healthcare, education, money in politics and ending mass incarceration. We also represent some of the biggest clients defining the future of technology, urban innovation, lifestyle and real estate, architecture and those who are shaping the future of cities.

People of color, people with disabilities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. BerlinRosen is committed to building and maintaining a diverse staff, and recognizes that its continued success depends on hiring and retaining high-quality creative professionals with a variety of backgrounds and experiences. Opportunities for advancement exist, and we are committed to helping all staff develop and grow.

ABOUT THE TEAM

The National Issue Advocacy team fights to advance equity for all people by working with major national progressive organizations, foundations and academic institutions on some of the most high-profile issues of our time. From local to global campaigns, we help our clients advocate for womens reproductive health, rights and justice; immigrant rights; clean energy; criminal justice reform and much more. Whether pitching to news media, preparing for a breaking news moment or planning a launch months ahead of time, our team is at the ready.

ABOUT THIS ROLE

BerlinRosen is seeking a Senior Account Executive. Note: BerlinRosen is remote through at least March 2021. This role is fully remote within the U.S., though will be based in New York, N.Y. or Washington, D.C. when we return to our offices (date TBD).

ACCOUNTABILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

As a Senior Account Executive on our Issue Advocacy team, you will...

  • Drive the day-to-day on projects and collaborate with colleagues to advance the communications strategy for multiple high-profile client accounts
  • Implement integrated campaigns that leverage public affairs, media and digital tactics to reach key audiences and achieve client goals
  • Engage and maintain strong relationships with key reporters across a myriad of advocacy issues
  • Write and edit persuasive external and internal documents such as press releases, op-eds, fact sheets, talking points, editorial board memos and communications plans

Essential skills:

  • 3-4+ years of relevant work experience in strategic communications, media relations, advocacy, progressive politics, journalism or a related field
  • Strong news sense and knowledge of the media, particularly around politics, health care and human rights
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Multi-tasks easily; has the ability to handle multiple assignments at once, work quickly and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment while paying close attention to details and communicating clearly internally

WORKING AT BERLINROSEN

BerlinRosen will make sure that you have what you need to excel in your role with excellence, including...

  • A positive and supportive team with opportunities for advancement and a commitment to helping all staff develop and grow
  • A competitive salary based on leading market rates
  • 100% coverage of Health, Dental and Vision insurance monthly premiums
  • Company sponsored Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • 401K with a 4% employer match with no vesting period
  • Generous paid time off in which we encourage staff to take sufficient time for self-care
  • 10 paid bank holidays
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits via WageWorks
  • Mobile phone reimbursement

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ABOUT BERLINROSEN

BerlinRosen is a leading national public relations and strategic communications firm delivering high impact media, digital and creative strategies to top organizations, companies, and candidates around the United…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    August 6, 2021
  • Education
    Other Education Requirement
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

On-site
New York, NY, USA

How to Apply

Senior Account Executive, Issue Advocacy

Senior Account Executive, Issue Advocacy

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