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Senior Account Executive - MSLGROUP

Atlanta, GA

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Senior Account Executive - MSLGROUP

Job Description:
MSLGROUP is currently seeking a Senior Account Executive for our Consumer practice in our Atlanta office. 

MSLGROUP is a leading global communications organization. We are trusted advisors to some of the world’s biggest brands, helping them creatively engage with their audiences 24/7.

We have a rich heritage: Parisian traditions on the one hand, American culture on the other and a dynamic and rapidly growing Asian voice. That means versatility and flexibility are core markers in our DNA. Our multicultural heritage means we're comfortable in our skin in a communications world where old structures are collapsing, boundaries are blurring and innovative thinking reigns supreme.

Our people are innovators. If you can look at problems in new ways and come up with the solutions nobody had considered before, we will offer you the environment, the space and the inspiration to do so. You’ll be working alongside leading thinkers, with colleagues from around the globe. If you want to be part of the conversations that are shaping the world we live and work in, you’ll want to be here.
Additional Information:
Responsibilities:
•Provide client support and relationship management with large integrated marketing accounts in the consumer practice.
•Responsible for the execution of PR plans and the day-to-day account activities, including strategic plan writing, idea development and program execution management, media pitching and media relations, event planning, writing press materials, and overall client satisfaction. 
•Leverage traditional media as well as digital/emerging technologies for PR programming and influencer outreach.
•Leverage established relationships with national, regional and local media outlets within the print, broadcast and online channels, as well as blogger and influencer contacts.
•Provide strategic counsel to communications efforts/media relations for a wide array of clients in concert with other agency managers.
•Ensure delivery of accurate correspondence and creative material to client for review or final delivery.
•Follow trends and media coverage in order to concept, develop and recommend new ideas for client programs and media pitch angles.
•Ensure delivery of accurate correspondence and creative material to client for review or final delivery.
•Stay abreast of media coverage by monitoring key reporters and outlets covering client issues, online and offline.
•Assist with new business development and presentations.

Requirements/Skills:
•BA/BS Degree in a related field;
•5+ years of experience in Public Relations in the consumer practice of an agency or corporate/in-house – prefer someone with experience working with large consumer brands;
•Strong digital/social media experience
•A strong understanding of the relationship between traditional public relations and the use of current online/digital technology and social media;
•Solid media relations/publicist skills and excellent writing skills; 
•Effective event planning skills required; and
•Great attention to detail, enthusiasm, organization, multi-tasking and desire to be a team player. 
 
About Us:
MSLGROUP is Publicis Groupe’s strategic communications and engagement group, advisors in all aspects of communication strategy: from consumer PR to financial communications, from public affairs to reputation management and from crisis communications to experiential marketing and events. With more than 3,500 people across close to 100 offices worldwide, MSLGROUP is also the largest PR network in Europe, fast-growing China and India. The group offers strategic planning and counsel, insight-guided thinking and big, compelling ideas – followed by thorough execution.

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MSLGROUP is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Please submit application here.

30/09/2016