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 firstname.lastname@example.org – SUBJECT LINE: ASSISTANT ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE