Pinkston is hiring a Senior Account Executive who will be responsible for performing public relations responsibilities that include, but are not limited to, media relations, digital marketing and communications, press releases and book publicity.
The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker with experience pitching national and regional TV and print outlets, as well as trade publications. Applicants should have strong written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail, proficiency in Google Workspace, and the ability to prioritize tasks and focus on multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously. Applicants should have an interest in politics and current events and should have related work experience.
Pinkston is a strategic communications firm that integrates traditional PR with social and digital media for modern, strategy-driven communications. This position will work out of our Falls Church, VA office. Please send a cover letter, resume, and salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Senior Account Executive” in the subject line.
Pinkston offers a fun and rewarding work environment in addition to a competitive benefits package including Medical & Dental insurance, a 401k retirement plan, and paid volunteer days to contribute to a cause of your choice.
Qualifications and Skills
- Undergraduate degree in public relations, communications, marketing, journalism or related field
- At least five years of relevant PR and/or communications experience
- Ability to balance multiple, diverse clients and work within tight time frames
Specific Responsibilities and Duties
- Write press releases
- Pitch the media
- Execute PR and communications-related duties