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Big brand PR experience in the heart of Alabama? Is it even possible? At Birmingham-based Big, it most certainly is. Fast-track the next chapter in your public relations career while working for big names like Valvoline (NYSE: VVV), Google, Lyft and more, all while living in what Forbes calls “One of the 10 Happiest Cities to Live In.”

WHO YOU ARE

Nimble. Hungry. Professional. The Senior PR AE should be a practitioner of the highest order whose processes are flexible but whose experience has sharpened their response time and skills. He/she needs excellent written & oral communication skills, well-developed problem-solving skills, a collaborative spirit and an impeccable eye for detail. An ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment is critical.

WHAT YOU DO

The Senior PR Account Executive must have experience planning and executing full PR campaigns (goals, objectives, strategies and tactics), directing PR accounts, managing staff, leading client communication, presenting to internal and external audiences and writing/editing in AP Style. Influencer marketing experience is preferred, but not required. In short, we’re looking for someone who is hungry to develop their career to the next level on desirable local and global brands, all in one of the fastest-rising cities in the U.S. This is a upper-mid-level position that will work with everyone in the organization, from our agency president to an intern. This position reports directly to the Public Relations Lead. Relocation package included.

RESPONSIBILITIES

– Leads media list generation and media pitch efforts

– Writes, edits and distributes releases for a variety of industry clients

– Plans and executes events

– Leads all PR efforts for a number of Big accounts

– Assists content team with influencer marketing efforts

– Manages junior PR staff

– Superior AP style writing skills

– Research, strategic plan development (encompassing goals, objectives, strategies, and tactics)

– Must be an energetic, motivated self-starter

– Must have proven leadership skills

– Existing media relationships preferred

– Knowledge of Cision software preferred

– Presentation skills necessary

– Intermittent client travel required

– MUST have AT LEAST 5-7 years of agency or similar experience

CONTACT

Luke Williams
luke@bigcom.com

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