Public Relations Senior 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 Senior Account Executive for immediate hire. 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 an Account Supervisor, the SAE will be responsible for leading all aspects of day-to-day account execution. They will assist the Supervisor 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, editing, and issuing press materials.
Dealing with enquiries from press, clients, new business and external organizations.
Researching and creating narratives for pitching to reporters both within Europe, the US and internationally.
Conducting one-on-one client engagement regularly.
Developing and maintaining relationships with influential media to secure and grow coverage.
Conducting meetings with clients and new business. Supporting and training junior team members.
Possible travel may be required.
The successful applicant will have:
At least 2 year’s recent 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.
Experience required: 2 years
Education Level : Degree