Our portfolio is expanding and we have an immediate opening for a seasoned Associate Vice President with an expertise in financial and professional services PR to join our Portland and New York offices.
Our culture is entrepreneurial, results driven and fast paced. Our passion is driving business success for clients. Our ideal candidate will have a progressive career in account management and a broad network of financial industry contacts. You’ll collaborate with teams and clients serving as a trusted partner to translate client needs into effective and creative programs and campaigns.
We are seeking a candidate who is adept at growing business with existing clients, loves to travel, and is interested in partnering with senior leadership in New York, Seattle and Portland, to grow the business nationally.
Qualifications include: ·
5+ years of PR agency experience with diverse financial and professional services clients
A meaningful network of top tier industry sources
Hands-on strategic planning and execution experience
Knowledge of current industry trends and opportunities
Credible, compelling and authentic communication and interpersonal skills
Outstanding project management skills
Solid understanding of social media and influencer programs
BA/BS in communications, marketing, business or related area
Direct experience in the financial industry a plus
LANE, a Finn Partners company, is an integrated PR firm focused on driving business and sales success through strategic communications. LANE has a proven and diverse track record in financial PR, which spans more than two decades and clients across the financial services spectrum. LANE’s expertise encompasses investment banking, retail and commercial banking, wealth management, and private equity.
We position clients as sought-after leaders in their fields, and our persistence pays dividends in engaging audiences and spurring action. We couple an in-depth understanding of the industry with a tenacious approach to connecting with media and influencers. We build programs that seamlessly integrate traditional and digital strategies to meet – and exceed –objectives.
LANE also has extensive experience guiding clients and their audiences through significant business milestones, including mergers, acquisitions, bankruptcies, executive transitions and more. Since 1990, we have advised clients in more than 90 M&A transactions, ranging from $90 million to multibillion-dollar deals across a variety of industries, including financial and business services, food and beverage, consumer, and technology. www.lanepr.com
While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, we will only respond to those with whom we have a greater interest.