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Senior Account Executive - Ruder Finn

New York, NY

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As one of the leading independent PR agencies in the world, we received the 2018 PRWeek - Outstanding Agency Professional, 2018 PR News - Large Agency of the Year, 2018 PR News - Top Place to Work in PR, 2018 PR News - CEO of the Year, and 2018 PR Week - Outstanding Agency Professional. We work for big multinationals and small start-up clients providing flexibility across industries and accounts. Our culture is collaborative, transparent, empathetic and self-aware. We respect roles but don’t hide behind hierarchy. If you thrive in a start-up culture, push your personal best, sit on the edge of your seat and are hungry to do great things with the best and brightest in the business, this is absolutely the place for you!


The Senior Account Executive works on the internal and external branding and engagement initiatives for a major global financial and insurance client. This account strives to bring innovation and ingenuity to a large-scale, global company by merging internal company initiatives with external branding efforts. You will be deeply ingrained in digital processes, content building, project management and client communications.


  • Develop high-quality content for global website and accompanying mobile app that demonstrates a strong understanding of key client objectives and information
  • Manage marketing and communications materials disseminated to global company audience, mapping back to larger content strategy and core client objectives
  • Build relationships with supporting tech and design teams and manage development process
  • Oversee video production process, including managing script and storyboard process
  • Establish relationships and maintain regular contact with key stakeholders, colleagues, vendors and clients
  • Manage the day-to-day client relationships



  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, or a related field
  • 2+ years of experience at a PR agency or in an in-house role – experience working on healthcare accounts is necessary
  • Excellent writing, verbal and presentation skills with the ability to speak knowledgeably with high-level executives internally and externally
  • Strong project management experience across multiple teams/partners
  • Experience with digital content strategy and web analytics (e.g. Google Analytics, WebTrends)
  • Experience with managing tech & design teams on web design, UX, production, etc.
  • An independent worker who works well on a team and can be proactive and a self-starter
  • Detail-oriented, organized and dedicated; proactive and enthusiastic with an ability to juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines; a quick learner
  • Must have experience interacting professionally with high-level executives internally and with clients
  • Hands-on team player adding value
  • Display and encourage creativity and innovation in self and others
  • Strong technical aptitude (including Microsoft Office)
  • Commitment to continuous learning

Ruder Finn provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Ruder Finn will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Ruder Finn believes that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

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