Senior Account Executive - Public Relations

We are looking for a savvy Senior Account Executive with a minimum of three years of travel, food and beverage experience to join our public relations team.  We are looking for a seasoned, creative team player and manager with proven media relationships and placements within the food, beverage, travel and  lifestyle realm; a keen understanding of social media and solid client management experience.  He/she will work with roster of clients while managing the daily operation of an account team.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES + RESPONSIBILITIES

Serve as a lead client manager, focusing on program development, planning as well as day-to-day campaign and project management and execution

Ideate marketing and digital tactics that will help achieve client goals and lead a team in its execution

Manage and provide strategic counsel on digital influencers events and programming as it relates to the overall strategy for clients

Supervise and contribute to the logistics related to media events and other campaign programming, ensuring all activities ultimately serve the client’s objectives

Manage deadlines, prioritizing the team’s work load as needed while keeping an eye on quality

Work directly with Bullfrog + Baum’s social media and marketing departments to develop plans to execute in line with client’s goals/needs

Assist Bullfrog + Baum with proposal development for new business opportunities and maintain active involvement in the industry

Maintain and consistently develop relationships with top-tier media across genres and platforms; mentor junior staff in providing constructive guidance in terms of effective pitching techniques

DESIRED SKILLS + EXPERIENCE

Minimum of three (3) years of related agency experience with demonstrated success in media relations, influencer relations, event/programming ideation and team and client management

Local, regional and national media contacts across new and traditional media (print, broadcast and online portals)

An interest in all genres of media that touch the hospitality industry including lifestyle, travel, business, design, and entertaining

Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills, the ability to write and edit effectively and to convey creative ideas in an intelligent manner

The ability to think (and act) strategically

Outstanding follow through and proven attention to detail

Must bring a sense of accountability and commitment to excellence

Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment with a dynamic range of people

To Apply: Please email hireme@bullfrogandbaum.com and provide a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements.