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Company: Full service public relations firm specializing in culinary and hospitality industry
Location: Orlando
Job Description:

Position Description:

Account Executive Qualifications: Two (2) to three (3) years professional experience in public relations. Bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism or related marketing field. Strong writing skills, thorough knowledge of local media and general understanding of national publications, hands-on events experience, and a proven track record of on-time, high-quality delivery of account work and writing projects. Work effectively and collaborate with a range of senior-level and junior-level colleagues. Self-motivated and results-driven. Possible travel required. Ability to perform core job duties that may include - on a regular basis - sitting, bending, stooping and standing for lengthy periods of time. This position requires superior management and multi-tasking skills. As an Account Executive, employee must possess excellent organizational and interpersonal skills; and play an important role in executing client strategies, managing junior employees and client accounts, generating story ideas, securing media placements and achieving marketing goals. 

Company/Organization
Description:

A full-service public relations agency built on integrity, creative thinking, experience and results. We grow culinary and hospitality lifestyle brands through a thoughtful approach that combines press relations and marketing initiatives. Key to our process is forging smart partnerships and tapping into our client’s strengths to create brand awareness and to maximize revenue-generating opportunities.

Responsibilities: 

• Oversee junior staff, and report to upper management and executive team • Create PR calendars • Ensure client deliverables within designated PR hours and on budget • Research and build media lists • Establish new editor and journalist relationships on behalf of the company • Regional and local pitching for broadcast, print, radio and online • Help identify new client and company opportunities • Assist with drafting round-up releases for major holidays, themes and initiatives • Client written materials, contact and meetings • Manage lists and maintain organization on hard drive • Assist with event planning, logistics and execution • Properly manage use of editorial calendars • Oversee social media initiatives for respective accounts • Consult on advertising as needed • Reports 

Skills/Experience
Required:
 

Two (2) to three (3) years professional experience in public relations. Strong writing skills, thorough knowledge of local media and general understanding of national publications, hands-on events experience, and a proven track record of on-time, high-quality delivery of account work and writing projects.

Education
Desired or Required:

Bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism or related marketing field. 
Salary or Range: $40,000-$45,000
How To Apply:
please email info@rockawaypr.com