Account Supervisor

Description: 

There is an immediate opportunity for a creative Account Supervisor to join our growing Consumer team. You will have the opportunity to oversee client launches, build upon connections in the industry, and become involved in business development initiatives. As an AS, you will craft programs and manage client budgets, all while possessing a deep understanding of your team and time allocation across accounts.  You will bring at least 5-7 years’ experience and their expertise in the food and beverage sector (spirits, beer etc.!) to manage multiple accounts while mentoring and managing a team.

Responsibilities:

Supervises and directs the activities of account teams, communicating client issues and directives Keeps client team updated on client activities, projects and assignments   Supervises and reviews work of junior staff, providing feedback and working closely with senior staff to identify training / skill-building opportunities  Participates in staffing decisions, interviews and hiring decision Drives significant media relations activities; sells in variety/diversity of pitches and stories on behalf of client brands Identifies, secures and negotiates with third party spokespeople Develops, coordinates and executes media strategy Grows and maintains key media contacts Manages reporting relationships with clients Budgets programs and develops program strategy Participates in new business activities including program research, writing, and presenting Identifies and pursues possible marketing partnerships for client programs

Looking for:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent ·Minimum 5-7 years’ demonstrated experience in an agency setting Proven track record in the consumer lifestyle space - food, beverage, spirits, wine/beer! Possess strong and reliable industry relationships; media, influencers etc. Ability to mentor and manage team Proven successfully executed strategies and business development Proven ability to effectively organize multiple deadlines across accounts and teams Positive and motivating attitude with a strong sense of humor Advanced writing, editing, research ability
Department: 
Lifestyle/Consumer
Job Type: 
Public Relations
Location: 
New York NY
Job Order ID: 
5978