Junior Account Executive

Infinite Global - New York, NY (30+ days ago)4.7

What we’re looking for

A Junior Account Executive to support client teams in developing and executing public relations initiatives that promote the firm’s legal and professional services clients. This entry-level role is heavily focused on media relations, so an ideal candidate will have prior experience with pitching journalists and/or a journalism background. Experience with copywriting, social media strategy and design are all a plus but not required.

Ideal start date is early August.

What you’d do

With support from your team, you would:
Serve as the first line for conducting research and identifying news trends; building and maintaining media lists; writing, sending and following up on pitches; and coordinating interview scheduling.
Develop written materials including press releases and award submissions.
Conduct routine client administrative tasks, including preparing reports, attending conference calls, drafting client communications, and tracking for media coverage.
Why we want you

You’re intellectually curious, creative and self-motivated.
You’re an avid consumer of news and are passionate about the news process.
You want to work at a company that provides you with growth opportunities and values your opinions, perspectives and interests.
You’re a critical thinker and an excellent writer (must know AP Style) with strong interpersonal communication skills.
You have a sense of urgency, possessing the ability to multi-task while staying mindful of many deadlines.
What we offer

Competitive and customizable benefits package.
Thorough onboarding and training process that extends throughout your tenure with the company.
Opportunity to work within an international network.
Chance to become involved in the running of a growing business.