Finn Partners, Chicago is currently seeking an Account Executive (AE) or Senior Account Executive (SAE) to play a lead role in serving a top medical device client and a genetic information company.
Candidates should have demonstrated interest and experience in health care PR, exceptional writing skills, and expertise in program strategy development, client account management and media relations.
This position offers exceptional growth opportunities in a most exciting and rewarding field of public relations at one of the fastest growing public relations firms in the U.S. and internationally.
AE/SAEs serve as a key point of contact for clients and handle day-to-day activities of the account team and client projects to ensure delivery of high-quality programs. They devise creative strategies that utilize traditional and digital/social media, help develop client content, including media materials, online content, blog outreach, media pitches, bylines and Q&As, and participate in media and influencer outreach. SAEs also help manage junior staff development and growth, and they assist with new business development, including research, program development and presentations.
To be considered for this position, applicants must have:
· A bachelor's degree
· Demonstrated interest in the health field
· Two to five years of PR agency experience
· Experience working with traditional and social media strategies and campaigns
· Demonstrated ability to develop and execute successful media relations programs
· Excellent writing skills
· Strong project management skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
· Strong communications skills both oral and written (including editing skills)
· Experience using all Microsoft Office products
· Some experience supervising and guiding junior staff
About Finn Partners:
Finn Partners was launched in late 2011 to realize Peter Finn’s vision to create a leading public relations agency dedicated to shaping a bold new future in which innovation and partnership are strong drivers of the brand. Finn Partners is ranked as one of the top ten, and also as one of the fastest growing,
independent PR firms in the US. Finn Partners specializes in the full spectrum of public relations services, including digital and social media. The firm’s specialty areas include technology, consumer, travel and lifestyle, education, CSR/Social Impact, arts, health, and public and corporate affairs. Finn Partners was named “Best New Agency” in 2012 and “Best Agency to Work For” in 2013 by the industry’s Holmes Report. Headquartered in New York City, the company has approximately 450 employees, with regional offices in Chicago, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Jerusalem, London, Los Angeles, Munich, Nashville, Paris, San Francisco and Washington D.C., and has Asian and additional international capabilities through PROI. Find us at www.finnpartners.com and follow us on Twitter @finnpartners.
While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, we will only respond to those with whom we have a greater interest.