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Account Supervisor, Public Relations - Weber Shandwick

New York, NY


Do you want to join the world’s leading, most dynamic consumer marketing practice? Are you a writer? Thinker? Passionate practitioner?

Can you take a big idea from inception to its culture-shaking conclusion? We need social savants. Media mavens. Client counselors. And all around great team players.

We’re looking for supremely talented and enthusiastic professionals to join us. If you think you fit the bill, we’d love to hear from you. Here's what we're looking for....

The ideal candidate will have agency and consumer brand experience.

  • Maintain daily client contact and prospect information
  • Manage timelines and client deliverables
  • Help develop long term plans and program recommendations for clients, including overarching strategy
  • Help generate creative and integrated ideas and opportunities as part of planning
  • Actively participate in an integrated agency team as a PR representative
  • Help develop media strategy plans; and play active part in execution
  • Event coordination if/as necessary, including vendor oversight and management
  • Serve as a role model for junior members
  • Attend account reviews and staff meetings - provide ongoing communications and feedback 
  • Involved in staffing of team including interviewing candidates

Basic Qualifications:
  • 4-5 years public relations agency experience in consumer PR
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Experience leading large scale, integrated activations and campaigns
  • Strong writer – ability to craft messages and story narratives for both trade and consumer audiences

Additional Qualifications:

  • Strong project management skills – ability to manage and prioritize multiple work streams
  • Experience managing clients on a day to day basis
  • Proven experience working within an IAT
  • Strong media relations skills
  • Must be proactive and flexible, a team player able to work in a fluid environment with changing priorities
About Weber Shandwick
Weber Shandwick is a leading global communications and engagement firm in 79 cities across 34 countries, with a network extending to 127 cities in 81 countries. The firm’s diverse team of strategists, analysts, producers, designers, developers and campaign activators has won the most prestigious awards in the world for innovative, creative approaches and impactful work. Weber Shandwick was the only public relations agency included on the Ad Age Agency A-list in 2014 and 2015 and the only PR firm designated an A-List Agency Standout in 2017. Weber Shandwick was honored as PRWeek’s Global Agency of the Year in 2015 and 2016, The Holmes Report’s Global Agency of the Year in 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2015 and The Holmes Report’s Global Digital Agency of the Year in 2016. The firm deploys deep expertise across sectors and specialty areas, including consumer marketing, corporate reputation, healthcare, technology, public affairs, financial services, corporate social responsibility, financial communications and crisis management, using proprietary social, digital and analytics methodologies. Weber Shandwick is part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). For more information, visit

Weber Shandwick is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Weber Shandwick recruits qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, ethnic or national origin, protected veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or citizenship status.

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