|Date Posted||June 24, 2019|
The RW Jones Agency is seeking a talented public relations professional to join our team as an account executive. The account executive is responsible for developing strategy, overseeing and supporting account teams and driving implementation of media relations and thought leadership tactics for education clients. The account executive may also play a pivotal role in assisting with additional strategic communications assignments, which could include message and identity work, content development, and projects related to owned and social media.
On a day-to-day basis, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing deliverables on multiple client accounts. S/he will possess competencies in the following areas:
Public and Media Relations
Management and Leadership
Experience as a successful writer in a journalism or academic context and/or experience at institutions of higher education strongly preferred. Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, public relations, English or related field or the equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Overview & Background
For more than 30 years, the RW Jones Agency has been one of the nation’s leading public relations agencies for clients in the education space. As a strategic communications firm, we support clients communicating on critical issues—providing crisis communications support and proactive public relations programs. We help spark dialogue and debate on the issues that are changing our world. The agency is headquartered in McMurray, PA, but has offices located in Los Angeles, Washington, DC and New England. This position would report to the firm’s executive leadership team based in McMurray, PA and can be a telecommute position for the right candidate.
Please send your materials to RW Jones C/O Scott Willyerd, 6000 Waterdam Plaza Dr., Suite 140, McMurray, PA 15317. Materials can be emailed to email@example.com. At this time, we ask that you refrain from phone calls. We will acknowledge receipt of your materials and treat them confidentially.
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