Account Executive — Montagne Communications

JOB DESCRIPTION – Account Executive

Northern New England’s leading strategic communications and public relations firm, Montagne Communications, is seeking a full-time strategic communications Account Executive. 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:

  • Serve as primary point of contact on client’s behalf
  • Creating client materials including press releases, media pitches, talking points, FAQ’s
  • Conducing media relations to secure coverage/recognition in print, broadcast, radio, web and blogs
  • Understanding / ability to manage advertising, marketing and digital campaigns
  • Conducting research on editorial calendars, speaking opportunities, media lists and other topics
  • PR and social media management and measurement
  • Web and database management
  • Special event planning
  • Attending meetings/events after hours on occasion
  • Editing and proofreading


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3-5 years’ experience at a 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/bloggers
  • 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.

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