Public Relations Account Executive
Company: Wachsman Ireland
Location: City Centre
Split between New York City, the global media capital of the world, and Dublin, the fastest growing fintech hub in Europe, Wachsman serves many of the most disruptive and revolutionary blockchain companies and organisations, all leading the way in this rapidly growing billion-dollar industry. Established in 2015, Wachsman has grown substantially over the course of the two years, building a global team of 40, expanding the service offering, and developing a client roster of over leading sixty firms, associations and projects across a wide range of industries and sectors.
With a significant year ahead, Wachsman is now seeking a public relations Account Executive for immediate hire. All candidates must have at least two years post-university experience at a public relations agency. This is an incredibly rare opportunity, where you will have the chance to help shape a rapidly expanding company with a meaningful, transformative mission.
Here at Wachsman, our culture is our foundation. We are strong believers in merit over tenure, and take pride in our team members who look forward to coming to work each and every day. Wachsman’s staff are its greatest asset. Reporting directly to a Senior Account Executive, the AE will be responsible for assisting with all aspects of day-to-day account execution. They will support the SAE in the planning and organizing of PR plans while developing relationships with US and European reporters. In return, we offer an above-industry average salary, excellent growth opportunities, and a creative working environment.
Assisting in the planning and executing of highly successful global PR campaigns.
Drafting and issuing press materials.
Reaching out to and dealing with enquiries from press.
Researching and creating narratives for pitching to reporters both within Europe, the US and internationally.
Developing and maintaining relationships with influential media to secure and grow coverage. Participating in meetings with clients and new business.
Training and supporting junior team members. Possible travel may be required.
The successful applicant will have:
At least 1 year’s PR agency experience
Exceptional work ethic and motivated to excel in a fast-paced environment
Outstanding written and verbal communication with a strong interest in finance and technology
Track record of securing media coverage and experience in developing relationships with reporters Ability to think strategically when developing PR campaigns
Excellent organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail
Ability to work well in a team Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to work under high pressure.
Employee Macbooks and iPhones
Office snacks Monthly beer and pizza nights Regular team lunches and social nights
The ability to make a huge impact Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment
Experience required: 1 years
Education Level : Degree