Hawthorne Strategy Group is growing and adding a Senior Account Executive to its team. We are looking for someone who will bring energy, enthusiasm, and a commitment to delivering outstanding results to our clients and fellow team members.
Creates clear, accurate and compelling news copy
Understands how social media and traditional media work together
Responsible for the successful development, execution and delivery of PR campaigns
Demonstrates creativity and resourcefulness in identifying media to pitch, and in creating effective client stories
Brings good ideas for maximizing opportunities on social media
Develops a solid and comprehensive understanding of our firm’s strategy
Competently leads smaller projects with little supervision
Develops strong relationships with clients to ensure a positive experience with the firm
Develops inventive, effective social media initiatives for clients
3-5 years of PR experience, agency experience preferred
Self-starter who accepts ownership of projects
Excellent project management and oral communication skills
Excellent news writing, editing and proofreading abilities
Strong track record of media pitching and placement
Demonstrated ability to write copy (pitches, news releases, social posts)
Experience using Cision, Meltwater, or similar monitoring and media database tools preferred
Strong Microsoft Office skills
Hawthorne Strategy Group specializes in strategic communications, issues management, public policy, and community and media relations. Our process is focused on achieving measurable results, bringing big-picture strategies coupled with focused tactics, Hawthorne provides the experience of a big public relations firm with the tailored attention of a small agency. Hawthorne offers a flexible working environment, competitive salary, a full benefit package including profit-sharing, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision coverage, life insurance, long-term and short-term disability. Hawthorne offers a robust professional development program, including partial student loan repayment. Hawthorne is committed to equity and inclusion.
Please submit resume, writing samples, and cover letter to Cynthia McCafferty, Cynthia@hawthornestrategy.com.