PR Senior Account Executive - Spirits

KLG Public Relations - New York, NY (30+ days ago)

NYC based agency - KLG Public Relations- is hiring a Senior Account Executive to join its growing team. The ideal candidate should be entrepreneurial in nature with 3 years of experience and a solid knowledge of the wine and spirits industry.

KLGPR is looking for an ambitious self-starter with strong general public relations skills and contacts to represent various high-profile wine and spirits brands. The ideal candidate is a multi-tasker with current or prior experience in agency public relations. MUST HAVE SPIRITS PR EXPERIENCE.

The Senior Account Executive will handle account management such as proactive and reactive media relations; client service, creative writing (press releases, media alerts), building and managing lists of media, bloggers and influencers, public relations strategy and creative brainstorming.


  • Proactive and reactive media pitching to consumer and trade press
  • Successfully pitch stories, meet with and manage media to deliver high-quality results
  • Lead creative brainstorming sessions and brand strategy
  • Seek out creative ideas and opportunities to identify and cultivate story ideas for media pitching
  • Follow industry and client category trends and regularly share insights, thoughts and key findings particularly as it relates to competitors
  • Create key assets for accounts including press releases, fact sheets, biographies, messaging, media alerts, agendas and recaps
  • Manage multiple clients while meeting various deadlines

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits: Healthcare, Vision and Dental

Job Type: Full-time


  • Public Relations: 3 years (Required)


  • New York, NY 10013 (Preferred)