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EvolveMKD

Account Supervisor - PR

– New York, New York
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

 Account Supervisor – Public Relations

EvolveMKD is looking for a dynamic, energetic, and proactive Account Supervisor to join our traditional public relations team. This position provides the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, creative environment with a collaborative team.

Company Overview

Based in the heart of Manhattan, EvolveMKD specializes in brand caretaking for a variety of healthcare, beauty, lifestyle, and aesthetics partners. Our team of experts build and deliver marketing campaigns, encompassing both traditional and unconventional PR marketing tactics as well as developing, executing, and analyzing digital & social media strategy, content creation, and social influencer marketing tactics. Recently honored as a 2019/20 Great Place to Work and as a finalist for PR Week’s Awards’ 2019 Small Agency of the Year, EvolveMKD promotes solid partner performance and nurtures development among our team of experts.  Above all, EvolveMKD is committed to delivering the best performance for every client partner: brand caretaking at its finest.

Job Overview

A successful Account Supervisor at EvolveMKD will play a lead role on their accounts, and are expected to not only demonstrate superior media relations skills, but also have the ability to manage multiple projects and people.  They should be a self-starter with strong research, project management, and organization skills.  We expect that team members at this level have an inner sense of “restless discontent,” i.e. they are constantly looking to elevate their client work and their personal skill set.   We also expect all team members to demonstrate a strong problem-solving abilities and inner drive, as EvolveMKD is a fast-paced, start-up environment. 

Passion and enthusiasm for the work, as well as team collaboration and respect are required.

Key Responsibilities

Client and Account Management

  • Develop and grow client relationships
  • Manage day-to-day work flow across direct reports, peers, clients, vendors and freelancers, and report into account lead(s) and/or update CEO as needed
  • Work hand-in-hand with the Directors to oversee all client initiatives from start-to-finish in a timely matter, including presenting out-of-the-box new partnership/event/mailer ideas that will ultimately deliver business results
  • Run client calls that demand on-the-spot recommendations and proactive thinking (i.e. above and beyond reading off the agenda)
  • Organize and run in-person client meetings with poise, presence, and strategic thinking
  • Understand client business objectives at a high level and develop thorough strategies to help them achieve those objectives
  • Drive execution of forward-facing six- or twelve-month plans, furthering client’s brand strategy through strategic content placement including but not limited to: press releases, media pitches, and events
  • Help drive clients’ business goals and objectives through ongoing research and monitoring within their category and against competitors 
  • Assist in the development of new business proposals 

Media Relations

  • Develop existing and grow new media relationships
  • Pitch and secure placements for client brands across different industries, as needed
  • Drive strategy and execute promptly, ensuring no email or question goes by unread

Team Management

  • Be able to “manage up” and effectively communicate issues/successes to senior staff
  • Manage and mentor AEs to further their professional and personal growth
  • Execute quarterly reviews for direct report(s)

Qualifications

  • 6+ years of relevant agency PR experience
  • 1-2+ years of management experience
  • Bachelor’s degree; degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, English, Marketing a plus but not required
  • Big picture thinker, with strong writing, copy-editing, and presentation skills
  • Ability to ideate and execute end-to-end client strategy, down to the small details
  • Proven track record of generating results
  • Personal time management skills; ability to work quickly under pressure without sacrificing quality
  • Highly organized, responsive, and punctual
  • Problem solving skills and inner drive to improve efficiency and delivery beyond expectations for both the agency and for clients
  • Experience in beauty and/or healthcare preferred 

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Performance-based bonus
  • Generous contribution to healthcare, dental and vision plans
  • 401K with company match and profit-sharing opportunities
  • Unlimited PTO, summer Fridays, and generous company holiday schedule
  • Commuter benefits + FSA
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Paid family leave
  • In-office Family Party each July + Holiday Party each December

To apply, get in touch at careers@evolvemkd.com

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  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Manager/Supervisor
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