PR Senior Account Executive, Consumer Tech


2019-12-06 21:18:23

Job location Walton, New York, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Sales & Marketing

Job description

Allison+Partners has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Account Executive to join our team in New York. We are seeking an ambitious and highly creative individual who has a passion for communications and consumer tech. This role will support one of our largest consumer tech clients and will work closely with client and top tech reviewers to ensure a white glove review experience.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Have a clear understanding of how consumer technology product reviews work, preferably hardware reviews
  • Manage all correspondence and logistics with media during the product review process
  • Meet with key media on a regular basis and constantly identify new contacts at tech and consumer tech outlets
  • Have a passion for consumer tech products and hardware
  • Serves as resident expert on client, competitive environment and related subjects
  • Maintains regular client contact, both verbal and written, across a range of accounts
  • Actively pursues media to secure press results; networks and builds relationship with key media
  • Develops story angles, both planned and proactive
  • Oversees development and implementation of account strategy, delegating appropriate assignments to teams and jumping in on tactics
  • Begins developing skills outside of traditional media, including integrated campaigns, social media, influencer work, etc

Qualifications include:

  • BA or BS in related field required
  • Requires 3+ years of public relations, marketing or related experience
  • Works well under pressure
  • Works independently
  • Strategic thinker
  • Excellent writer in need of minimal editing
  • Strong media relations skills and proved industry relationships

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