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Account Executive, Strategic Campaigns

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BerlinRosen
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New York, NY
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Published 15 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 Strategic Campaigns team works with labor unions, advocacy organizations, nonprofits, partners in entertainment, philanthropic foundations and others focused on racial and economic justice. We work on campaigns led by working people across the economy who are fighting to raise pay, win or protect the right to a union and make sure our economy works for everyone. We help workers take on some of the largest, most powerful corporations and fight back against an economic and political system stacked in favor of the wealthy. Our work helps improve the lives of families and communities, with a particular focus on communities of color, and takes aim and the economic and political inequality that threatens our democracy.

ABOUT THIS ROLE

BerlinRosen is seeking an 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, NY when we return to our offices (date TBD).

ACCOUNTABILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

As an Account Executive on our Strategic Campaigns team, you will...

  • Write polished press materials (including pitches, press releases, op-eds, and media backgrounders), strategic memos and outreach reports
  • Conduct strategic and thorough media outreach to land stories for our clients
  • Monitor the media to identify opportunities to insert our clients into the news cycle, and build and maintain press lists that demonstrate a strong understanding of the reporters and outlets covering our clients' issues
  • Conduct qualitative and quantitative research to evaluate the impact of our clients' work; analyze the positioning of our clients relative to their competitors; and better understand how our clients' target audiences behave, relate to our clients' work, and speak about our clients' issues
  • Contribute ideas, research, and writing support for strategic communications
  • Keep the trains running for our account teams--ensure the team's work is moving in accordance with the work plan and meeting deadlines

Essential skills:

  • 2-3+ years of work experience, preferably in public relations, public affairs, media relations, journalism, issue advocacy, political campaigns or a related field
  • Strong news sense and knowledge of the media, particularly around economic, social and racial justice; politics; and workers rights
  • 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.
  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • Technically fluent with tools such as Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
  • Understands organizing and advocacy communications, including social media campaigning and local, state, or national politics

Preferred skills:

  • Spanish language fluency

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 20, 2021
  • Education
    Other Education Requirement
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
NY State Thruway, New York, USA

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Account Executive, Strategic Campaigns, BerlinRosen

Account Executive, Strategic Campaigns, BerlinRosen

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