Oversee operational performance of accounts, ensuring quality work, deadline and budget adherence
Play major role in creation of communications plans and goals; manage against them
Serve as daily client contact and act as client lead when appropriate; address client issues thoughtfully and effectively
Consistently produce high quality internal and external communications content
Build relationships with third-party influencers and internal business partners to meet client needs
Demonstrate tactical proficiency in media relations, including creating and driving both traditional and social media outreach plans
Supervise staff by motivating, coaching, consistently providing feedback, holding them accountable and conducting their reviews
Contribute to business growth through introducing clients to new capabilities, building network of industry contacts and participating in relevant professional organizations
Commit to continuous learning and improvement of leadership skills; set and pursue stretch goals
Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Edelman’s values and Code of Ethics and Business Conduct
The account supervisor must have at least four years of relevant experience in public relations and/or related fields including research, advertising, management consulting, media and publishing.
The account supervisor should have a bachelor’s degree in a related field, a proven ability to manage large projects (including budgets) and small teams simultaneously, function as a daily client contact, as well as develop and execute plans to meet client goals. S/he should have demonstrated ability to delegate and accurately judge and edit the work of others. S/he should have excellent written and verbal communications skills. Issues or Crisis management/support experience is preferred. Health industry experience is preferred.
Edelman is a leading global communications marketing firm that partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman was awarded the Grand Prix Cannes Lion for PR in 2014; six Cannes Lions in 2015; and the Grand Prix in the Titanium category in 2016. The firm was named “2016 Global Agency of the Year” by the Holmes Report, and one of Advertising Age’s “Agencies to Watch” in 2014. In 2015, Edelman was among Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work” for the fourth time. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Intelligence (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, experiential), a joint venture with United Talent Agency. Visit http://www.edelman.com for more information.