Account Coordinator: The Jr. ACis an entry-level position on the account team. As an agency account coordinator you will provide support to account executives and managers. You will assist in the day-to-day administration of public relations initiatives to attract media outlets. This includes maintaining a high level of awareness with client activities, detail-oriented program and project management and professional communication with key client contacts as needed.
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Writing & Compiling Reports
Monitors, tracks and reports editorial and social media coverage for multiple clients.
Finds and flags stories while monitoring media and suggesting opportunities to client teams.
Identifies pitching opportunities.
Develops accurate lists of the most appropriate journalists and bloggers for outreach.
Maintains and updates existing media lists.
Writes and proofreads media materials and pitches.
Coordinates and executes media mailings.
Reviews publications and identifies trends.
Assists multiple client teams in media relations and execution of PR programs.
Provides daily news reports.
Supports agency content development and marketing efforts.
Volunteers to take the first step in new projects, e.g., summarizes meeting notes or conducts research for missing information.
Works collaboratively in a team environment with a spirit of cooperation.
Closes the loop on assignments and notifies team members when action items are complete.
Successfully multitasks within collaborative team structure and open work environment.
The agency account coordinator is a learning role for a recent graduate or someone new to this side of the business. We prefer the Jr. AC have a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations or a related field, or is finishing up their Bachelors. We also prefer at least one year of experience in the field (Internships experience counts.)
Excellent communication skills
High level of organization
Strong work ethic
High competency level on computer and software skills compatible with job responsibilities
Professional conduct within and outside office while conducting agency business
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We are a strategic communications, integrated marketing and creative development agency headquartered in Chicago. We help brands and companies develop and share their WHYs with the world through full service, calculated communications using a combination of marketing tools that includes public relations, social and digital marketing, content development of websites, brand connectivity, advertising and much more. This combination of marketing tactics leverages the best resources to readily build the knowledge, passion and trust for your brand.
Job Type: Part-time