Senior Account Executive/Account Supervisor, Financial & Professional Services
Ketchum

Senior Account Executive/Account Supervisor, Financial & Professional Services

New York, Chicago, Dallas

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Level
Type
Industry
Function
Mid-Level (5-8 years)
Full Time
PR/Communications
Account Management

We are looking for a Senior Account Executive or Account Supervisor to join our team! 

 

We’re looking for someone that is passionate and engrained in the FinTech space. Ideal candidate is someone who understands how to work with complex, large clients and integrated agency account teams. Is eager to cultivate strong relationships with media and identify opportunities the impactful work your client is doing across finance, tech and sustainability.

About the Job

  • Ability to work in multi-faceted, fast-paced environment
  • Act as day-to-day client contact; continually foster client-agency relationship to build trust and become a valuable resource to clients
  • Play key role in planning and implementation of account activities including special events, media events, media relations, social media, desk-side briefings, program implementation, etc.
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively develop full range of written materials including client correspondence, press releases, media pitches, reports, etc.
  • Develop and monitor program plans and budgets for profitability; report status to client and agency management on a regular basis
  • Continually build understanding and knowledge of clients’ business and competitive environments; apply this information in preparing and presenting strategically focused programs and recommendations.
  • Develop an understanding of research methods, coordinate internal and external resources
  • Be flexible and facilitate teamwork within account team; coordinate team resources and create opportunities for junior staff to take on more responsibility; fully utilize agency resources to create the “best teams” for your clients

Qualifications 

Any combination of education and experience providing the required skills and knowledge for successful performance would qualify. Typical qualifications would be equivalent to:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, English, Marketing or a related field preferred 
  • Three to five years of experience in public relations agency or similar position
  • Ability to work in multi-faceted, fast-paced environment
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and manage priorities
  • Professional services experience a plus
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