Account Supervisor - PR

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POST DATE 9/18/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

Octagon Los Angeles, CA

Company
Octagon
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
004547
AJE Ref #
576209848
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Description:
Our Los Angeles office has an immediate opening for an ACCOUNT SUPERVISOR within Entertainment Marketing division. This dynamic group works across various categories of lifestyle marketing including television, luxury brands, current/public affairs, entertainment attractions, non-profit foundations and global media events.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Account Supervisor will be in daily contact with the media (pitching, PR reports, organizing interview schedules, etc.) and our clients to ensure that their goals are met in securing and identifying publicity opportunities. They will be responsible for producing high-quality work and excellent, time sensitive results.

This person must be a strong leader with experience handling campaigns and a team of direct reports. This position will oversee, lead and spearhead publicity/PR campaigns and initiatives within our specified client group, leading many department campaigns and team members.

Additional responsibilities include providing management and supervision on projects, developing campaign ideas, providing proactive leadership for clients and the department as a whole.

A Bachelors degree with 5-7 years of publicity experience.

A people person with a track record of effectively leading, managing, developing and motivating a team.

Organized and strong attention to detail with the ability to multi-task and handle many projects and deadlines at one time.

Communicate professionally, effectively and relationally with our clients.

A media relations project manager with highly developed print, online and broadcast media contacts, impeccable client service, organizational and publicity/account management skills.

Excellent media relations and pitching skills.

Exceptional writing ability.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous public relations agency experience.

ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY OR PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS. ROGERS & COWAN IS AN EO EMPLOYER M/F/VETERAN/DISABILITY