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Account Coordinator

Company name
Live Wire Media Relations, LLC

Arlington, VA, United States

Employment Type


Posted on
Jan 25,2020

Valid Through
May 09,2020


Account Coordinator

Account Coordinator


2020-01-24T14:28:18 00:00

Account Coordinator

Live Wire Strategic Communications, LLC

Responsible for the strategic development, supervision and evaluation of multi-faceted public relations campaigns for clients across various industries. Must demonstrate excellent writing, editing, and verbal communication skills and the ability to create compelling press materials. Goal-oriented and capable of working quickly and efficiently in a challenging, fast-paced media landscape.

Job Duties and Responsibilities – Public Relations:

Oversee multiple accounts: client relationship management, media outreach campaign development, strategic counsel and tactical implementation

Develop media lists that identify clients’ key media and press contacts

Execute successful media relations efforts through identifying and pitching compelling information, developing key messages, and building strong relationships with essential press contacts

Pitch, secure, and facilitate media tours, press meet-and-greets, and desk-side briefings

Serve as point of contact for client communication on project management, campaign execution, and daily client relationship management

Develop highly-polished written client materials, correspondence and internal documents

Provide strategic counsel to clients on compelling messages, press contact engagement and interpretations of the news cycle

Monitor, analyze and report insights on client and industry-related news

Track media coverage, generate reporting documents, and demonstrate benefit on behalf of clients

Research and identify award opportunities, and draft and submit awards applications

Conduct and oversee team brainstorms related to new and existing client management strategies, media relations tactics and digital content campaigns


Bachelor’s Degree in public relations, communications, marketing, journalism, English, or a related business field

0-3 years of relevant experience in public relations, communications, marketing or journalism; candidates with PR agency experience preferred but not required

Understanding of and ability to execute PR plans, strategy, and tactics

Comprehensive knowledge of various social media platforms and ability to leverage this knowledge to maximize PR outreach

Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a dynamic, creative, challenging and fast-paced environment

Excellent communication, account management, organizational skills and attention to detail

Superb writing, editing, and public speaking skills

Proven ability to manage multiple projects at once

Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to work with others in a team environment

Positive attitude in deadline-oriented environment

Solid national media placement track record

Proficient understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Job Type:



Bachelor’s (Required)


Arlington, VA 22206 (Required)

Additional Compensation:


Work Location:

One location


Health insurance

Dental insurance

Vision insurance

Retirement plan

Paid time off

Parental leave

Professional development assistance

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects

Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction

Innovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity

Applicants should submit resume and cover letter to:

Jeff Goldberg

Executive Vice President

Live Wire Media Relations, LLC

2800 Shirlington Rd. Suite 401

Arlington, VA 22206

W: 703-519-1600 X 103

Company info

Live Wire Media Relations, LLC
Phone : 703-519-1600
Website :

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