Associate, Consumer

Golin - Los Angeles, CA3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $47,000 - $63,000 a year
The LA office of Golin is seeking an Associate. This person will assist in coordinating and executing the day-to-day PR responsibilities of several high-growth clients across several verticals, including beauty, CPG, and entertainment. You will work within a team at Golin that manages the flow of work and information to account teams and evaluates and edits work product. The Associate will assist senior members in their client development, team management, client management, event management and account operations functions.

Recently named PR Week's Global Agency of the Year and winner of a 2019 Cannes Gold Lion, Golin is a progressive public relations agency with expertise ranging from brand-building and cutting edge digital content, to corporate reputation, healthcare advocacy and measurement. Our roster includes many of the largest consumer brands in the world. Golin aligns earned-first, data-driven creative with the customer journey, to deliver maximum impact for clients and reach aprofoundly diverse global market. "Go All In" is the agency's ethos and commitment to bravery over mediocrity. We Go All In, in everything we do. We're especially committed to Go All In for our people. We challenge our employees to be Courageously Happy, and have empowered them to do so by offering our LifeTime benefits program. LifeTime offers unlimited time off, enhanced family care, generous health and wellness benefits, the ability to work from anywhere one day a week and a monthly LifeTime stipend for the gym or hobbies. Our culture is built around happy people who are the best at what we do. Want to "Go All In" with us?

Here are the details:
What You'll Do:
Ensure team members are kept updated on client developments
Manage day-to-day activities across several work streams
Participate in client and account team interaction, assist in creating client meeting and call reports, activity reports, status documents, and results reports for agency team
Provide basic client counsel on tactical matters with supervision and develop client-facing activity reports and weekly status update documents
Attend client meetings, observe client and account team interaction
Manage vendors and purchasing process
Develop client correspondence and reports based on monitoring of trends, media/social media coverage, etc.
Draft media materials
Coordinate logistics on events, influencer partnerships, etc.
Have a strong eye for detail and quality control of ideas, client and team correspondence and plans
Understand traditional media and digital and social media solutions and position them with clients in collaboration with subject-matter experts
Demonstrate strong editing and analytical skills, working collaboratively with our writers and designers on communications documents and creative content
Anticipate client and team needs and requests and provide proactive solutions
Work with senior management, clients and legal to secure approvals/client edits on all materials
Develop timelines, budgets and staffing plans for all projects and ensure team adheres to them


What You Have and Who You Are:
1-2 years of related professional experience (preferably agency experience)
Bachelors degree in business, English, journalism, public relations, communications or related field
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to multi-task
Meet deadlines under pressure and work independently
Strong writing skills
A collaborative style
Accountable and responsible
Golin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.