Account Manager

Company:
Porch Light Public Relations
1055 E. 54th Street Suite D
Indianapolis, Indiana 46220
Title: Account Manager
Job Type: Full-time
Description:

Porch Light is seeking a creative, detail-oriented public relations account manager to join our growing PR firm. A successful candidate will be a highly organized individual able to strategically plan, execute and manage PR programs for a portfolio of clients while maintaining positive relationships with both reporters and Porch Light clients.

Duties & Responsibilities include:

  • Manage day-to-day client activities and serve as clients’ primary day to day contact, running weekly calls with assigned clients and coordinate scheduling, agendas and notes.
  • Coordinate and supervise account team needed to carry out client service requirements
  • Develop strategic, well-organized, well-written public relations campaigns
  • Effectively execute public relations campaigns through media outreach, content creation and event participation to drive measurable results
  • Monitor, report and evaluate campaign success and adjust when necessary
  • Maintain strong relationships with the media
  • Provide strategy and direction on how to leverage industry breaking news and trends to client and account team
  • Participate in relevant training sessions to actively gain more knowledge and increase skills within client relations as well as within account teams
  • Participate in developing new business opportunities, as needed
  • Ensure that supervisor is kept fully informed on activities of team, media and clients.

 

Qualifications:
  • College degree in Journalism, communications, English or a related field
  • Minimum three (3) years of public relations, media or marketing experience
  • Skilled writer and understanding of AP Style
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of media monitoring databases and platforms
  • Social media savvy
  • A successful candidate will be extremely organized and efficient, able to think strategically, work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and have a professional demeanor

This is a full-time, 40 hr/week, position that may include occasional evenings and weekends depending on client needs.

Porch Light PR offers a competitive benefits package to all eligible (full-time/40 hr./week) employees. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance; 401K Retirement Plan and generous Paid Time Off.

How To Apply:

If interested, please send resume and cover letter to jennifer@porchlightpr.com.