Raleigh, NC, United States
Pr, Journalism, Marketing
Sep 20, 2021
Jan 03, 2022
We are hiring a Managing Account Supervisor to join Ketchum\u2019s Sports specialty team. This individual will have experience leading and growing businesses, has strong media relationships, and enjoys working across multiple projects and teams in a fast-paced environment. Most importantly, this hire loves sports and is a great teammate.
About the Job
Serves as the day-to-day manager for Ketchum Sports programs, responsible for building trust and becoming a valuable resource to your client(s) by understanding their goals and objectives
Provides strategic guidance to clients on an on-going basis; is very comfortable and confident in giving informed-opinions
Represent the PR/communications interests of clients within multi-agency, mixed marketing campaigns
Knows how to manage a team and taps agency resources as needed to deliver great value to clients
Responsible for client budget allocation and management and team billibity
Can trouble-shoot issues efficiently and effectively. Always offers a solution to a problem first
Earned Media Driver:
Understands earned media and can provide counsel, write clear media strategies, and secure earned media placements
Has real earned media relationships across sports, lifestyle, business and consumer press
Stays current on sports, sports business and gaming trends in order to create pitch angles or provide counsel in real-time
Incredible attention to detail with the ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines
Is a strong, clear, concise writer
Creates a positive and safe environment for all client and colleague teams
Understands when to ask for help and proactive seeks it
Motivates, coaches and grows junior team members and enjoys sharing praise
Can \u201csell\u201d with confidence \u2013 either pitches to media, new programs to clients, or great ideas to whoever will listen!
Understands the \u201cbusiness\u201d of the agency and works to grow incremental budget and/or participate in news business opportunities
Any combination of education and experience providing the required skills and knowledge for successful performance would qualify. Typical qualifications would be equivalent to:
Bachelor\u2019s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, English, Marketing, or a related field. Master\u2019s degree in a communications field desirable
6-8 years of public relations experience; two years basic supervisory experience
Demonstrated track record in building strong client relationships and delivering programs that exceeded anticipated results.
As a global communications consultancy with 90 plus years of experience, Ketchum is a trusted partner who is equal parts creative and analytical. Ketchum is a place where all perspectives and points of view are welcome and encouraged. We are a collection of communications specialists, content creators, creatives, researchers, data analysts, media pros, digital strategists, issues and crisis counselors, and tech nerds. And we love when those worlds collide to create the very best teams and solutions for our clients. We work with the world\u2019s leading brands, emerging start-ups, and everything in between. We are beyond proud to have created some of the most celebrated and award-winning campaigns in our industry. We\u2019re just crazy enough to think we can impact the world \u2013 and how it responds to ideas \u2013 through communication.
We encourage our employees to be curious, brave, inspiring, and a force for good. Let\u2019s talk. Come belong at Ketchum!
What we offer
Robust benefits program
Generous time off policies
Retirement program with company match
Business casual dress code
Workplace and off-site social gatherings
Yoga @ work
Professional learning and development opportunities
Paid maternity/paternity leave
Interested? We\u2019ve got an opportunity for you.
Website : http://www.capstrat.com