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We’re looking for a rockstar Assistant Account Executive to join our team!

Candidates seeking this position should possess a background in communications or public relations and have a passion for the fashion, beauty or lifestyle industries. Candidates must have impeccable writing skills, great interpersonal communication and a drive to succeed.

The AAE will assist account teams in the daily servicing of clients with ongoing publicity duties – writing, editing, research, administrative tasks, and some pitching. Contacts within the media world are an essential part of growth in this role, so out-of-office networking is required. Skirt PR offers BC/BS health insurance, as well as 3 weeks paid vacation time and flexible hours.

Desired Skills & Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, Journalism or related field
Internship experience at PR agency
Ability to handle multiple accounts simultaneously
Excellent writing and editing skills
Attention to detail
Self-starter with a creative and energetic personality
Working knowledge of social media platforms
Understanding of Microsoft Office and its programs
Knowledge of the Chicago media landscape

Interested persons should email their resume to – SUBJECT LINE: ASSISTANT ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE


We’re looking for a rockstar Social Media Associate to join our team!

The Social Media Associate will support the Social Media Director and Social Media Department with the creation of social media content, including the planning, management, and analysis of clients’ social media platforms. A successful candidate will be a creative, social-savvy and results-driven individual who excels at multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment. Experience with paid social media advertising, writing/copy editing, photography/videography, Adobe CS2 Suite (Photoshop and InDesign) is preferred. A working knowledge of social platform capabilities is imperative along with a proven track record of growing follower bases for your clientele.


  • Assist with content creation across clients’ platforms including social media messaging, product photography, graphic design work and video content
  • Engage in community management, monitoring inquiries from followers
  • Manage, execute, and monitor influencer relationships and partnerships
  • Play a role in strategic development for clients’ social platforms
  • Monitor and track performance of individual social posts and overall campaign effectiveness
  • Utilize social listening to identify new users to engage with

To apply, send your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to

SXSW Playlist

Artists, film folk, techies and musicians come together at SXSW this month to celebrate the junction of their industries, new discoveries and creativity. Basically, all the cool kids are headed to Austin! Check out our short, but sweet, playlist featuring our favorite headliners and new up-and-comers.

International Women’s Day

Photo via Smith House Photo

Today we celebrate the whistle-blowers, the mobilized and the challengers of bias. Today we celebrate women. Mothers, daughters, wives, sisters – pushing for change and demanding a seat at the table.

As a female-founded business, we speak our truth each day: That empowered women empower women. We push for progress with you because when we stand together, women become unstoppable. Happy International Women’s Day!


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