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Account Managers and Media Relations Specialists
Mfa seeks Account Managers and Media Relations Specialists to join our growing team.Responsibilities:
Our ideal candidate will possess strong writing skills, be a team player and a leader, have strong communications skills, have the ability to “think outside the box” and push the envelope in idea and story angle generation, and seamlessly balance work with several clients in the consumer products, wellness and outdoors arenas. Our Account Manager will consistently propose new ideas, ways of working, help drive the overall communications strategy and execution, and generate major results.
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in communications, journalism, public relations or marketing.
• Team player who collaborates well with others.
• Exceptional communication, writing and editing skills.
• Excellent presentation skills – personal delivery and ability to lead and coach people and teams.
• Great relationship-building skills.
• Management experience.
• Effective listening, problem-solving and counseling skills; ability to build alignment to shared vision.
• Solid project, time and budget management skills essential.
• Experience conceptualizing and implementing influencer programs paired with the ability to identify and manage social and cultural influencers
• Flexible and adaptable in a fast-paced environment.
• Ability to work autonomously and act independently.
• Digital expertise; familiar with information technology.
Please apply if you:
• Have at least 4 years of agency and media relations experience
• Have experience with managing day-to-day client communications and account management
• Bring with you a solid set of media, digital and influencer relationships
• Are adept at securing major media coverage
• Are a strong writer, both verbal and written, and short and long form (think Twitter to a thought leadership blog)
• Are committed to making a difference and being a trusted partner for clients
• Organized and detail oriented
• Fluent in a foreign language a plus
• Grasp how to prove and provide meaningful ROI metrics, and are adept with a variety of measurement tools
• Enjoy a fun, collaborative and fast paced environment
Please reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Looking forward to hearing why you’re the perfect fit for Mfa.