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.