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Account Coordinator/Assistant Account Executive - Landis Communications Inc.

San Francisco, CA

Want to work for a communications firm committed to the community? Interested in working with fascinating clients? Desire to launch your career while gaining expertise in public relations along the way? Landis Communications Inc. (LCI), a mid-sized, San Francisco-based consumer, consumer tech and healthcare PR agency, is growing! Our award-winning firm is looking for an energetic, creative, self-starting and organized PR professional (Account Coordinator/Assistant Account Executive) with 1-3 years of excellent PR experience to join our team.

In this role, the qualified candidate is a “can-do” and “results-driven” team player who wants to join a dynamic, growing and fun local firm. We’ll ask for your help with day-to-day account activities, including drafting press materials and social media content, pitching media and securing coverage, creating and managing media lists, and contributing to agency brainstorms. This is an ideal opportunity for an energetic person with a strong eye for a great story and an even stronger passion for developing relationships with media and bloggers. Candidates must have relevant PR experience, social media fluency, along with writing and media placement samples. Those with only advertising, marketing or sales experience should not apply.

This position also requires about 20 percent of time spent on general office and administrative work to ensure the smooth administrative functioning of the firm. You’ll have the opportunity to assist the business manager with finance-related duties as well as some of the president's scheduling and personal administrative tasks. The production of new business materials (proposals, sales kits, PowerPoint presentations and more) as well as coordination with the agency's outsourced IT group is also supported in this role.

LCI is a place where work and life truly co-exist. We offer generous retirement and vacation policies, including extended December/January holiday closures and the opportunity to participate in volunteer activities. Benefits are great and our offices sport some of the best views in San Francisco. And there are donuts…too many donuts.

Required experience and skill set:

  • Strong desire to establish relationships with media
  • Strong social media prowess
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 1+ years of general office experience
  • Dynamic, creative thinker
  • Team player attitude with self-directed discipline
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office as well as Internet research capabilities
  • Ability to work under short lead times and high pressure
  • College degree in communications, journalism or related field is highly preferred
  • Experience with database management, project management and/or timesheet software is preferred

Named America’s #1 Small PR Agency (Ragan’s Ace Award), Landis Communications Inc. (LCI - is celebrating 25+ years in business. The firm was also named one of the top PR agencies by PR Week. Clients include such well-known brands as: Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Save the Redwoods League, Peninsula Open Space Trust, Native Trails (unique, sustainable kitchen and bath furniture), California Bank & Trust, Global Alzheimer’s Prevention Platform Foundation, NorthStar Memorial Group and more.

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