Account Manager/Director, Communications - Day One Agency | Holmes Report Jobs Board
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Account Manager/Director, Communications - Day One Agency

New York, NY

We’re looking to add to our quickly-growing team with an entrepreneurial-minded, high-achieving account leader who will be instrumental in managing and growing our PR teams that support account work including American Express, Facebook, Bacardi Limited and more. We are looking for a strong communications leader, mentor and project manager with the ability to multi-task, self-motivate and work within deadlines.

Responsibilities for this senior role will include serving as a day-to-day client lead and team manager who will be instrumental in developing and executing strong communications strategy that build strong brands and achieve key business objectives. We’re looking for someone who has a strong media strategy and pitching expertise with strong track record of securing tone-setting coverage. Additional responsibilities include materials creation, effectively analyzing and measuring campaigns and, on occasion, overseeing influencer relations and social strategy. In addition to team management and mentorship experience, we are also looking for someone with strong project management and budget management skills who can be a part of new business and management decisions. 

This position is full time and is only available in New York City and reports to the President.

  • 5–8 years of relevant experience as a PR professional
  • Self-motivated, proactive and deadline-oriented communications leader with a strong work ethic and a track record of managing communications assignments and leading a team
  • Ability to work — and thrive — in a fast-paced environment and demonstrate flexibility and resourcefulness
  • Experience working on an agency side to develop and execute successful PR or marketing communications campaigns for consumer-facing brands. 
Because of the diversity of clients that the agency represents, the ideal candidate must be able to seamlessly transition (and be successful) supporting and delivering success across a wide range of assignments and client categories — including travel, financial services, lifestyle, consumer tech, B2B, fashion and beverage.

Compensation + Benefits
We’ll provide you a pretty sweet desk space with a laptop and display in our office along with full access to our stocked pantry & fridge and eventually some level of control of our Sonos (when we trust you). Plus:
  • Competitive salary
  • Health care coverage (vision, dental also offered)
  • Generous PTO
  • Yearly Technology Stipend
  • 401K plan with company match
  • TransitChek program, Life insurance, Long Term Disability available
  • Company credit card provided
  • Uber company account provided
  • 10% new business referral bonus and candidate referral bonus

Working At Day One Agency
Our company culture is at the core of everything we do. It defines our vibe. It’s what makes Day One, Day One — each and every day.
We offer a highly collaborative environment where smart and passionate people come together to solve creative communications challenges.
It’s no secret; we work hard — but only on the things we love. From the day this agency was created, we vowed to only work on projects that fire us up. And that’s not changing any day soon.
We emphasize and value our relationships — after all, we're powered by them. Our colleagues, clients and partners are the most important part of our business.
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