Hoping to avoid squeezing down into a job cannon? Well, then you’re in luck because we’re looking for a new Account Executive to join our team here at Dittoe PR. Check out our job description below and contact us if you think you have what it takes.
Public Relations Account Executive Job Description
Firm Description: Dittoe Public Relations, a fast paced Indianapolis-based public relations agency, was founded in 1999 on the premise that clients deserve better—a higher level of service and greater results. A premier public relations agency with high-tech roots, Dittoe PR has grown to include an impressive roster of clients in many industries, including consumer electronics, retail, education, healthcare, gaming, financial services, consumer gadgets and toys. Relentless in the pursuit of excellence for our clients, we pride ourselves on exceeding expectations every day—that means custom PR strategies, innovative ideas and flawless execution.
Just as our clients rely on our knowledge and expertise, so do members of the media. Our reputation for delivering timely, interesting stories perfectly crafted to the needs of each reporter and outlet’s audience is second to none. We are an agency that journalists rely on when looking for the latest products, the best emerging companies and the hottest trends. Our years of experience have resulted in longstanding personal relationships with journalists that are continually passed down to incoming generations of employees. Our team has a passionate commitment to client service. There is no substitute for great communication. Our clients know we are instantly accessible, whether they need information on daily activities or seek senior-level counsel. From day one, we work tirelessly to earn and maintain our clients’ confidence and respect. It is no coincidence that many of our clients know each other—they are our best advocates.
Requirements/Skills: Dittoe Public Relations has an immediate opening for an Account Executive responsible for providing public relations counsel and support activities for clients. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), strong creativity, high energy and an outgoing personality. A strong emphasis is placed on strategic account management. We need self-starters who enjoy generating media coverage for our clients.
Limited travel is required for press tours, trade shows and analyst meetings. Preference will go towards those with at least 2-4 years experience in public relations/media relations (agency experience is a plus).
- 2-4 years of public relations/media relations experience (agency experience is a plus)
- Smart, aggressive, creative, innovative risk-taker with strong writing and media relations skills
- Must be a talented and versatile writer with creative and technical writing experience
- Experience pitching national media
- Successful track record at developing integrated public relations and social media campaigns
- Proven ability to manage multiple client accounts
- Ability to thrive in an extremely fast paced environment
To Apply: Please send a cover letter, resume and writing samples to:
Christy Chen, director of business development
Dittoe Public Relations
2815 E. 62nd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46220
Or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
No phone calls please.