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Account Supervisor

Covet Public Relations

The Account Supervisor leads teams by proactively assessing the needs of his/her clients and fellow team members and putting together strategic plans to set an organized cadence for completing tasks. This person should be able to efficiently execute media results that move the needle for clients. This person should display patience, compassion and consideration towards others as they take on a more high-level role within their teams and train and develop their team members to be executors of strategy to achieve each client’s overall goals.


Responsibilities:


Account Management

  • Serves as resident expert on client, competitive environment and related subjects

  • Develops story angles, both planned and proactive, for teams to execute

  • Proactively assigns tasks to team members with context and expectations clearly outlined

  • Manages client expectations

  • Provides direct client communication as needed and is viewed as the senior strategist by both the client and team

  • Implements comprehensive strategy and plan for media events, press conferences, conventions, media tours, desksides, etc. to be executed by the team

  • Has a firm understanding of budgets and can communicate this knowledge to clients as needed

  • Oversees team members’ hours’ budget to ensure clients are receiving attention commensurate with monthly retainer


Media Relations

  • Has reliable network of media and influencer contacts to be able to land key placements in various outlets for clients

  • Writes and/or edits materials with keen eye

  • Attends event, desksides and media tours on behalf of clients as needed

  • Conducts media training with clients and team members, as needed

  • Further develops network of media contacts in both short and long-lead publications, as well as digital media and key influencers - specifically with lifestyle, health, food, beverage and beauty press


Strategy

  • Develops and implements highly-tailored, creative media strategy

  • Communicates “big picture” logistics and tactics to teams

  • Provides framework for tracking and measuring client results so team can effectively communicate ROI to client


Mentorship

  • Trains junior team members in areas of research, writing, media relations and client communication

  • Takes time to regularly check-in with team on progress of pending tasks

  • Consistently completes one-on-one check-in’s with staff to proactively plan, discuss concerns, give feedback, and provide general guidance in all areas of work


Agency Development

  • Leads creative brainstorms and comprehensive account plans

  • Contributes operational ideas to better the overall performance and efficiency of the agency

  • Plays an active role in developing new business for the agency

Skills:

  • Works well under pressure

  • Self-starter, works independently and thinks one step ahead

  • Strategic thinker

  • Solution-minded

  • Asserts confidence and expertise within the agency and with clients

  • Embraces new methodologies

  • Excellent written and presentation skills

  • Great at multitasking and balancing multiple projects simultaneously

  • Demonstrates leadership by taking ownership of projects and accepting accountability for all work done by both you and your junior staff


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications, or a related field
  • 5+ years of professional experience in Public Relations, ideally in the CPG space

Working Conditions:

  • May require evening and weekend work, as needed

  • May require travel for work

Physical Requirements:

  • May require extended periods of sitting, working in front of a computer

Compensation:

  • Based on experience

Benefits:

  • Generous paid-time off

  • Ample paid holidays throughout the year

  • Medical, dental and 401k after 90 days

  • Commuter benefits (for parking or transit)

  • Monthly team building activities outside of work

  • Summer Fridays (May through September)

Covet PR is one of the fastest growing PR agencies in the country. We work with some of the most well-known food, beverage, beauty, and lifestyle brands in the health and wellness space, ranging from start-ups to partially acquired companies.  Since our launch in the fall of 2014, we have quickly become the go-to PR agency for national CPG brands who are looking to change the way consumers relate to products and the world around them. Our client portfolio includes brands such as: Suja Juice, Chameleon Cold Brew, barkTHINS and Annie's Homegrown.