Senior Account Executive
McPherson Strategies is seeking a Senior Account Executive who can help us drive meaningful results for our clients in the social impact space. We’re looking for someone who can jump right in and manage agency teams and client engagements, interface and build trust with clients, and co-create strategies and actionable plans to advance toward project goals.
Location: Our team is remote but we’re all about collaboration and communication. Ideally the Northeast but we are open to other locations.
This will vary account to account, but will include some combination of the following.
Oversee project management for client engagements and campaigns.
Contribute to strategic communications planning and participate in implementation of these efforts, including pitching media and speaking events, drafting op-eds, managing influencer outreach, developing social media campaigns, and ongoing identification of strategic opportunities for clients.
Develop media relations strategies and oversee execution efforts, including developing target lists, drafting pitches and conducting outreach.
Lead client and facilitate agency calls.
Contribute to new business proposals and firm’s marketing efforts.
At least five years of experience working in communications, with a preference for fast-paced agency experience
Effective team and project management skills and the ability to adapt to changing needs and numerous assignments
Savvy interpersonal skills and ability to manage a diverse set of client and external stakeholder relationships
Excellent time management and organizational skills and strong attention to detail
Strong writing chops and critical thinking skills
Ability to present information in a digestible way
A deep curiosity and diligent following of current news events and media platforms
Experience and ability to work effectively with a remote team
A strong work ethic and a commitment to providing quality work to McPherson Strategies teams and clients
Passion for social impact, movement building, creating meaningful and progressive change
BONUS: Strong relationships in the social impact space
Sound like you? Please send your resume to email@example.com along with a brief note about why you think you’re right for the gig.
We offer competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, paid leave, a flexible work schedule, family-friendly working environment and option to participate in the company’s 401k plan. The salary range for this role is $70,000 - $80,000 in addition to a discretionary end-of-year bonus.
McPherson Strategies is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.