Account Coordinator — Montagne Communications

Nov 19th, 2018 | By | Category: Jobs

JOB DESCRIPTION

Northern New England’s leading strategic communications and public relations firm, Montagne Communications, www.montagnecom.com is seeking a full-time strategic communications Account Coordinator. Montagne is seeking a driven, talented professional to join our growing team of strategic thinkers who incorporate all facets of communications, from traditional PR services to digital strategies for an ever-growing roster of clients.
This position is responsible for supporting the development and implementation of complex public relations and strategic communications programs and other responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Researching, drafting, editing, distributing and conducting follow up for press releases and other media pitches
  • Conducting research on editorial calendars, speaking opportunities, and other topics
  • PR and social media management and measurement
  • Web and database management
  • Researching, building/updating media lists
  • Special event planning
  • Attending meetings/events after hours on occasion
  • Supporting the account team with various public relations/marketing projects
  • Editing and proofreading
  • Some clerical and administrative support
  • Working to gain the skills needed to advance to the Account Executive level

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 1-2 years’ experience of public relations agency, in-house client or media experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Eagerness and proven ability to conduct media relations follow up calls and pitch editors/reporters
  • Strong interpersonal skills and be able to work independently with multiple active projects
  • Ability to anticipate and solve problems quickly
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and with a sense of urgency
  • Strong organizational skills and follow-through
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Proficiency with digital marketing – understands trends and latest technologies and has experience contributing to campaigns
  • Montagne Communications offers a competitive salary commensurate with your experience, abilities and skills, plus group health insurance, a 401(K) retirement plan, and a positive, professional work environment.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@montagnecom.com.

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