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Account Executive - 5WPR

New York, NY

Health and Wellness

5W is seeking an Account Executive to join our dynamic Consumer Health and Wellness practice. The ideal individual will have worked with wellness-based clients within an agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and possesses superior account and time management skills. This is an exciting opportunity that promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to exceed expectations is a winning recipe for success. 

Here’s what you’ll be doing

  • Manage team workflow and take ownership of account work while driving consistent media results.
  • Create and develop media materials – press kits, press releases, media alerts, fact sheets, bios, case studies, etc.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with prominent members of the media in order to  ensure placements
  • Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy
  • Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans
  • Create and develop pro-active pitch ideas for clients based on industry, current trends  and various announcements
  • Monitor media and seek out speaking opportunities for clients as “experts in their field”
  • Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss strategy and results
  • Assist in the research, writing and development of new business proposals and presentations
  • Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients 

Here’s what you have:

  • B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field
  • 2+ years of full-time PR agency experience- Health and wellness experience preferred
  • Ability to manage multiple accounts simultaneously
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Creative and energetic personality! 

Why you’ll love working here:

  • Located in the Helmsley Building, in the center of the city and an easy commute
  • Competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(K), and a fantastic vacation policy
  • Perks include catered lunches and breakfasts each month, a panoramic view of NYC, and creative and collaborative teams that push one another towards success!
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01/02/2019