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Account Executive


Position Type: Full Time Salary
Compensation: Based on experience
Desired Start Date: Immediately in Los Angeles

Job Description:

The perfect Jiver is a highly motivated and proactive self-starter with 2 years PR experience. Skills include account and client management skills, media relations and strategic capabilities.  We’re looking for an all-star with hustle and heart who wants to grow in a fast-paced environment. This person understands and thrives in agency speed. If you’ve got what it takes, we want to hear from you!  

The role will include working closely with the management team, other account team members, as well as clients on specific day-to-day deliverables to implement PR and Social Media campaigns.  Candidates will be responsible for coordinating and developing content and story ideas to promote our client’s brands and projects.  Creative thinking, a good personality, and strong writing skills are a must!

Main Job Duties:

Your role would include, but not be limited to the following:

  • Consumer PR – Support in planning and implementing dynamic PR campaigns from start to finish, tweaking along the way to ensure deliverables are hit and team goes above and beyond 

  • Publicity – Generate positive news coverage across the broad media spectrum through solid press relations

  • Strategic Planning – Support in the development and execution of strategies that align with the client objectives and provide solutions

  • Results – Facilitation of weekly status reports and wrap reports for clients

  • Time Management/Diversity – Manage multiple accounts across a variety of different industries

  • Team Support - Support senior team members as needed

  • Creativity – Utilize knowledge of the media to recognize media angles and pitch media outlets successfully, Craft engaging copy

  • Excellent Writing Skills – Draft pitches and other written press materials and edit team’s written work 

  • White Glove Service – Creating moments of “Wow” experiences for the client, through client service

  • Leadership – Delegating to and managing a PR team of 1 or more people

  • Manage Client Expectations 

  • Support on Client Communications – Day-to-day client support

  • Events – Coordinate events and attend client content shoots and support on-site (as needed)

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 1 year work experience in the PR and Social Media field

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Diploma, or Certificate in Public Relations, Communications, or a related field

  • Possess strong work and business ethics

  • Excellent publicity skills - oral, written, and interpersonal skills

  • Solid understanding and experience in social media strategy, campaigns, execution and analytics

  • Strong detail-orientation, organizational, and time management skills

  • Demonstrates initiative, innovation, integrity, and professionalism

  • Exceptional client management skills

  • Maintain confidentiality and exercise tact when dealing with sensitive issues

Perks of the Job:

  • 2 Flex days per month

  • Tech Allowance

  • Health Benefits

  • Phone Allowance 

  • Performance Coaching Sessions

  • Team Building Activities

  • Company Trips

  • Maternity/Paternity Leave

  • Performance Reviews

  • New Business Referral Program

  • Weekly Skills Training

  • Loyalty Program

Expectations:

  • Access to a smartphone and laptop computer (Jive is a bring-your-own device company)

  • A real work/life balance

Applicants should submit their cover letter and resume with the subject heading “Account Executive Application – [Insert Full Name]” to lara@jiveprdigital.com. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.