Assistant Account Executive - Digital

Edelman - Atlanta, GA3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $44,000 - $62,000 a year
Organization Edelman

Practice Area Food and Beverage

Edelman Digital is looking for an ambitious Digital Assistant Account Executive to join our Atlanta team.

Edelman Digital is the world’s first and largest global social agency and our offering has evolved into a fully integrated digital agency, paying more than lip service to the importance of collaboration across a broad set of expertise. Today, Edelman has more than one thousand digital specialists globally.

Our award-winning work is “unconventional” and “disruptive,” working hard to solve our clients’ business problems and drive their business.

We are constantly exploring new marketing strategies in the pursuit of telling our clients’ stories in fresh and innovative ways that resonate with the wide array of stakeholders in a modern world. Our integrated approach is designed to future-proof our clients amidst the rapidly evolving digital landscape. If you are imaginative and entrepreneurial and want to be a part of a growing, industry-shaping Digital team, we want to hear from you.

Develop social content calendars and execute community management for brands
Coordinate influencer activations, managing relationships and content in accordance with guidelines
Provide client service support: attend meetings, meet deadlines, troubleshoot problems, draft recaps
Write, edit and proofread materials ensuring quality and consistency with appropriate writing styles
Manage projects working with staff and vendors, including tracking financial details
Demonstrate understanding of digital landscape, social media and social media tools
Supervise staff junior to you on projects
Participate in new business process including research, proposal and pitch preparation
Commit to continuous learning through Edelman University and other training opportunities
Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Edelman’s values and Code of Ethics and Business Conduct

Basic Qualifications:
This is an entry-level digital position. The Assistant Account Executive - Digital will possess good interpersonal and communication skills along with the ability to work effectively with a variety of account service staff within specific set of accounts. Previous internship experience or familiarity with influencer campaigns and digital are strongly preferred.

Preferred Qualifications:
The Assistant Account Executive - Digital should have a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, a solid grasp of social media and how it is used, as well as solid research, writing and editing skills. S/he should have the ability to develop relationship with media and apply experience and initiative in developing traditional and digital media relations strategies.
Agency and account management experience
Experience managing brand social media
Great at managing multiple projects seamlessly
Very strong attention to detail
Food & beverage industry experience

About Us

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. Among its many honors, the firm was awarded the Cannes Lions Grand Prix for PR, named one of 2018 "Agencies to Watch" by Advertising Age and "Global Agency of the Year" by both the Homes Report and PRWeek, and cited five times by Glassdoor as one of the "Best Places to Work." Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Intelligence (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, lifestyle).

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Edelman is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Job Client Services - Digital
Primary Location United States-Atlanta
Job Type Experienced
Schedule Full-time
Job Posting Nov 16, 2018, 11:01:44 AM