Assistant Account Executive

Passionate about media relations?

Love media relations and pitching to earn great coverage? Want to work as an assistant account executive and join an experienced team? Have a knack for making technical content easy to understand and able to juggle multiple projects and deadlines effectively? Want to work on a wide array of projects and establish a healthy schedule and work/life balance?

We need an ambitious assistant account executive with solid media relations experience to join our team. The ideal candidate will have internship or full-time media relations and writing experience and a passion for working with editorial media – especially technology, business and trade media; blogs; etc. Candidates for this role should also have a positive/can-do attitude, keen attention to detail and a desire to work with some of the world’s top-rated business-to-business technology companies.

While social media prowess is a plus, any applicants lacking actual media relations and news writing experience will not be considered.

Our assistant account executive will focus on:

  • Media relations: serving as a resource to the media
  • Writing: news writing, ghostwriting, etc.
  • Results reporting for clients, with attention to detail and process
  • Supporting other team members
  • Participating in client meetings
  • Handling various client communication initiatives
  • Helping manage agency social media accounts and other marketing
  • Administrative and general office work

Based near Chicago & Halsted in Chicago’s booming West Town neighborhood, we pride ourselves on our track record, client and employee retention rates, high-quality media relationships, hard work, focus on results and work/life balance.

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