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Account Executive – Jones PR

Oklahoma City, OK

Corporate Communications

Jones PR is an integrated communications and public affairs agency specializing in comprehensive marketing campaigns for Oklahoma and national businesses and associations, with international partners through PROI Worldwide. From strategic planning to full implementation, Jones PR focuses on consumer marketing, public affairs, and corporate communications campaigns. The agency delivers results through research, media relations, coalition building, community engagement, social and digital marketing, content marketing, advertising and creative services. Jones PR is ranked by Inc. magazine in the 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the U.S. since 2014, and by the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber as one of the Metro 50 Fastest Growing Companies since 2013. The agency has won multiple national, regional, and local awards for results of effective campaigns and for creative strategy.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Jones PR's Oklahoma City office has an immediate opening for an Account Executive within its corporate communications practice. The corporate communications practice group works with a variety of clients in professional services with business-to-business models.  The position reports to the Vice President.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in the day-to-day management of accounts, responding to client needs and requests
  • Writing and proofreading media, editorial and promotional materials to ensure highest professional quality, fully knowledgeable of AP style
  • Draft major components of strategic communications plans that can be incorporated into client deliverables with minimal changes
  • Develop media pitches, news releases, client profiles, social media, website content, advertising and collateral materials copy, and video scripts
  • Pitch stories to print editors and reporters, TV and radio producers and reporters, editorial calendar editing, bloggers and other online news journalists
  • Assist with media, industry and client research projects
  • Create and manage work plans that meet terms of contract, draft client meeting recaps and agendas
  • Develop and manage social media accounts (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram)
  • Conduct ongoing media monitoring and tracking

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS 

Qualified candidates must have at least three (3) to five (5) years communications or public relations agency experience, exceptional communication and writing skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to manage multiple priorities.  The candidate will need a bachelor’s degree, preferably in journalism, public relations, communications, or a related field, with business experience.  Successful candidates must also be knowledgeable of current events, particularly in business and finance, be a highly motivated self-starter who takes direction well but can also work independently, and must thrive in a fast-paced environment working on multiple deadlines. 

Jones PR invests in career-growth opportunities and functions in an open, teamwork-centered environment. The agency provides very generous employee benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience.

If you are interested in applying, please submit your cover letter, resume, work samples, and salary history to Beverly Hedges at [email protected].  

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28/02/2018

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