Fahlgren Mortine

Job Title: Senior Accountant Executive 

The senior account executive is responsible for day-to-day leadership and/or support of client relationships. This position will support the agency’s relationship with the world’s leading quick-service restaurant and its local marketing co-operatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Manages daily marketing and communications responsibilities for local marketing co-operatives of the world’s leading quick-service restaurant including planning and execution, and project management
  • Develops a thorough understanding and knowledge of client’s businesses and its competitive environments
  • Builds positive relationships with and acts as a liaison between colleagues, clients and the media
  • Manages development of integrated marketing and communications plans for specific client projects and extended campaigns for local, regional and national initiatives
  • Develops editorial contacts and relationships with key media; secures positive media coverage on client’s behalf
  • Manages proactive, reactive and crisis communications
  • Prepares a full range of written materials including news releases, pitches, client correspondence and reports
  • Provides client counsel regarding marketing and communications initiatives
  • Works with media partners and community organizations to develop and execute promotions and engaging sponsorship opportunities
  • Contributes to the development and execution of locally-focused social media campaigns
  • Collaborates with larger marketing and media teams to develop integrated marketing and communications promotions and strategies
  • Collaborates with agency leaders and others to bring the best solutions and expertise to the client, and to develop relationships and strategies to grow the client’s business with the agency
  • Effectively communicates client issues with appropriate agency partners
  • Writes various forms of content ranging from organic and paid social content to crisis communications messaging
  • Ensures superior customer satisfaction on assigned accounts
  • Supports the organization by adhering to consistent standards for client financial performance, including timely input on projected work, billing and other administrative duties
  • Has strong presentation skills and is able to effectively communicate campaign ideas, results and successes to a large audience

Qualifications:

  • 4-5 years of public relations experience, preferably in an integrated marketing and communications agency setting
  • Experience in food, retail marketing and/or with quick-service restaurants is a plus
  • Strong presentation, writing and research skills
  • Solid media relations, social media and event planning experience
  • Strong organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to multitask and balance priorities
  • Demonstrated client service orientation
  • High level of initiative
  • Ability to manage difficult client situations
  • BA/BS in public relations, communications, marketing, journalism or related fields
  • Ability to travel – up to 10 percent may be required depending on client assignments 

To apply, please submit your cover letter, resume and salary requirements for this position here: https://careers-fahlgrenmortine.icims.com/jobs/1310/senior-account-executive/job

Please, no phone calls. Relocation will not be provided.

Fahlgren Mortine is an Equal Opportunity Employer.