Public Relations Senior Account Executive - Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02119

Denterlein, a dynamic public relations and strategic communications firm headquartered in the heart of downtown Boston, is looking to add a Senior Account Executive to our team. Ideal candidates will have interest and experience in one of our key industry areas: healthcare, life sciences, financial services or professional services. Our senior account executives manage and support the daily execution of client programs and provide critical account support for senior team members. Successful candidates must have strong media relations skills, impeccable writing and communications skills, and an eye for detail to ensure flawless client deliverables. This role requires the ability to handle a variety of projects at any one time as well as being able to respond quickly to reporter and team requests. Our perfect fit….Self-starter with a mininum 3 years of public relations, public affairs, advocacy or communications experience (agency preferred)Social media enthusiast and user Proven project managerProblem solver with solid collaboration and analytical skillsCommunicator with excellent written and presentation skillsIntellectually curious and desire to understand clients' business issuesProven ability to keep abreast of current affairs and relate them to client situationsPolished and professional appearance Key Responsibilities Assists with the management of client accounts and projectsEnsures deadlines and scope of work agreements are adhered toGenerates creative ideas to help drive client initiativesAvidly follows and understands the news agenda in order to appropriately position clients and products within the wider news narrativeMonitors relevant news sources and alerts the team to earned coverage and relevant breaking news opportunitiesSecures on-going and regular media opportunitiesResearches and identifies appropriate reporters, bloggers and influencersProvides social media insight as well as execution and management of related digital activityProduces high quality written contentSupports new business initiatives including proactive research and coordination for pitchesTracks and reports on media activity, including coverage reports, press clippings, online media engagementUnderstands and can identify basic KPI's for client specific needs PLEASE SUBMIT RESUME & COVER LETTER TO Denterlein offers a well-rounded benefits package including health insurance; 100% dental coverage; vision care; employee referral program; medical and dependent care pre-tax flexible spending accounts; 401(K) with 3% match; professional development training; and Summer Fridays! Denterlein is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace that is reflective of the communities in which we work and the clients that we serve. We seek to bring together people of varying backgrounds, skills, and experience, recognizing that this leads to a diversity of thought that fuels creativity and enables people to do their best work. Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.