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Account Executive - Zeno Group

Santa Monica, CA

Consumer Tech

We are seeking an experienced Account Executive to support Consumer Tech clients. 

You will collaborate within the team, provide sound counsel and recommendations to clients, and drive results inclusive of traditional and emerging public relations tactics. You’ll develop a comprehensive understanding of your accounts – their business, products, markets, and industry influencers; and will convey this knowledge credibly to members of your account team and to the media, driving media relations results. You’ll also be expected to mentor junior level team members assigned to your accounts.

 

Specific duties include:

  • Build strong relationships with client and vendor contacts and proactively manage correspondence
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, completing them on time and on budget
  • Develop and manage media relations within the consume tech realm
  • Research, interview, write and edit news releases as well as media materials
  • Develop key messages in keeping with clients’ objectives and craft newsworthy pieces around the key messaging
  • Practice effective project management while working with other team members and understand the “big picture” of the client program
  • Coach junior employees and demonstrate ability to supervise & delegate tasks appropriately
  • Assist with new business as necessary
  
 

About You

You have an understanding of traditional and non-traditional PR tactics and the converged media landscape. You are resourceful and tenacious when it comes to delivering results for clients and your team. Building strong relationships is in your DNA and you are a true partner to both clients and your team.

  • You have earned a Bachelor’s degree
  • PR is your passion, and you have around 2 years of full-time experience within consumer tech; agency experience preferred
  • People recognize your excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • You have earned media placements by crafting newsworthy pitches, releases, contributed articles
  • A can do” attitude and a collaborative spirit is what you’re all about
  • You have organizational skills that keep everything humming along
  • You’re collaborative in spirit, and results driven with the ability to manage multiple priorities and consistently meet deadlines
  • The ability to think strategically, creatively and holistically about client programs is something that inspires you
  • You have the courage to be fearless in presenting a point of view in brainstorms

 

About Our Benefits

Zeno Group offers a creative and differentiating benefits package including a variety of medical and dental choices, vacation, optional and sick time. We also offer a 401(k) plan, pretax flexible spending accounts, tuition assistance, a prescription drug benefit plan, a vision plan, long-term and short-term disability, life insurance and programs that support flexibility and promote work/life balance.  In addition, our unique ZenoFit wellness program offers financial support to pursue the wellness activity of your choice.

 

Zeno Group's culture is innovative and energetic. If you thrive on a creative challenge and are looking for an opportunity that offers plenty of growth potential and career development, then we are looking for you!

 

Say hello on Twitter: @zenogroup. Join us on Facebook: Facebook.com/zenogroup

 

  
About Us 

Zeno Group is a global, integrated communications agency, born from PR. The award winning agency is committed to work that delivers true business value for clients across consumer, corporate, health and technology industries. Zeno was named 2019 Agency of the Year by PRWeek and received high commendation as 2018 PRWeek US Midsize Agency of the Year and 2017 International Agency of the Year. Additionally, Zeno was named a Best Place to Work by PRWeek in 2016 and 2017. The agency also received the 2017 Platinum Award for ‘Best in Show’ at the SABRE Awards North America. The agency was recognized at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity in 2018, winning a Bronze PR Cannes Lion, and in 2016, winning a Gold Cannes Lion and a Bronze PR Cannes Lion. Zeno is a DJE Holdings Company. For more information, visit us at www.ZenoGroup.com.

 

29/11/2019