PR Account Executive

Company:
BLASTmedia
11313 USA Parkway B302
Fishers, Indiana 46037
Title: PR Account Executive
Job Type: Full-time
Description:

BLASTmedia, a national B2B PR agency specializing in media relations, content creation and amplification, is currently looking for a high-energy and creative professional with two to four years of prior work experience (including internships) in media relations.

Our ideal team member is a self-starter, writer and thinker, passionate about driving results and comfortable taking initiative. This position reports to a director of accounts, with the ability to work directly with clients and executive team members at the agency.

Responsibilities of an account executive include:

  • Execute media relations campaigns beyond writing a press release – pitching stories by email and phone, writing/placing contributed content with national and trade media and coaching clients through interview opportunities

  • Build client and media relationships

  • Write and edit client materials (press releases, blogs, case studies, award submissions)
  • Strategically manage and contribute content to client social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube)
  • Quickly and efficiently handle media deadlines and client communication

BLASTmedia provides competitive wages, paid gym and personal trainer access, paid holidays, PTO and benefits, including a 401(k) plan with discretionary employer match, continuing education stipend and bonus opportunities. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Our open office environment and team structure provide a challenging, fun and highly-energetic work culture inclusive of a stocked fridge with drinks and snacks and half-day Fridays during the summer months.

Qualifications:
  • A bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communication or related field

  • 2 to 4 years of prior PR / media relations experience (including internships)
  • Agency experience is a plus
How To Apply:

To apply, please send a resume and writing sample to jobs@blastmedia.com.