Senior Account Executive, Public Relations

$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
Job Category: Marketing
Position Type: Direct Hire / Permanent
Work Model: Hybrid
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Job ID: 137025
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LaSalle Network has partnered with a Chicago-based agency in hiring a Senior Account Executive, Public Relations in their Minneapolis office. This Senior Account Executive, Public Relations must be well-versed in programs that include the full range of integrated communications disciplines, including traditional media relations, social media, influencer and marketing support. The ideal candidate will also have previous agency experience and expertise in business-to-business PR programs.

Senior Account Executive, Public Relations Responsibilities:

  • Manage all integrated public relations campaigns with an emphasis on media relations, social media, influencer marketing and marketing support
  • Serves as daily client contact and client lead when appropriate, developing a strong client partnership based on open dialogue, mutual understanding and respect
  • Drives creative ideation through collaborative brainstorms, discussions and planning sessions
  • Collaborates closely with the team to drive the planning process and develop strategic storytelling campaigns, key messages and well-targeted media pitches
  • Create communications promoting presence at national and local events with the press
  • Understands core financial constructs, including revenue, profitability, pricing, budgeting and forecasting
  • Supports the development of project scopes and budgets

Sr. Account Executive, Public Relations Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, marketing, business, journalism or related field
  • 5+ years of progressive professional experience within PR
  • Prior agency experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated growth and experience in managing teams, individuals, timelines, resources and budgets
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, client/team management and leadership skills
  • Efficiently manages and coordinates aspects of large accounts, projects or events
  • A strong understanding of the earned media landscape and how to write for a wide range of audiences

If you are interested in working with an innovative organization that fosters creativity and networking, please apply to this Senior Account Executive, Public Relations position today!

Thank you,

Stephanie Moncada
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.