Direct Communications, a Birmingham-based public relations firm, is seeking a Senior Account Executive for immediate hire. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious, self-starter with strong writing and organizational skills, as well as a thorough understanding of social media and digital communications. This is not a sales position.
Candidates must have six years of PR, communications, journalism or corporate communications experience.
This role would be responsible for managing a variety of clients from a number of different sectors across the state.
This position will be based in Birmingham, and the ideal candidate will have experience working with Birmingham media, businesses, elected leaders or communities.
Applicants must be able to:
Valuable skills include:
Compensation package includes base salary in addition to other benefits including:
If you are interested in this position, please send your resume, along with writing samples or other work product that you were responsible for creating/managing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also include a sample of relationships throughout the state with businesses, industry, associations, media, elected officials and non-profits that you have cultivated in your career.
Our ideal cooperative candidates are students who are juniors or seniors majoring in Communications, Public Relations, Political Science or Journalism, available full-time for the duration of the semester. Intern candidates may be sophomores, juniors or seniors and work two-three days per week. Students should be ambitious, self-starters with excellent writing, communication, computer/technology/digital skills, as well as possessing excellent professional and organizational skills. Compensation will be provided for both positions.
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to email@example.com to be considered and to schedule an interview. Please include Internship or Cooperative in the Subject line.