Organization:  Arrow

Senior Public Relations Account Executive

About the Organization: Arrow is looking for an incredible Senior Account Executive to help our clients tell their stories and build their brand—for good. We need people who are excited about what we do, eager to learn new things and build on their skills, and passionate about contributing to our community.

Here at Arrow, we:
  • Are a close-knit team that values and supports one another
  • Value honesty, excellence, authenticity, good judgment, empathy, respect, and kindness
  • Want you to enjoy what you’re doing and who you’re working with
  • Will help you grow as a professional and a leader
  • Don’t get hung up on our titles — everyone is expected to help their teammates

Here's what we'll do for you:

  • Salary range: $62,500+ depending on qualifications and experience
  • Four-day work-week (M-Th); Fully remote position with monthly remote-work stipend in addition to base pay
  • Health, dental & vision benefits
  • Retirement plan with employer match
  • Paid leave for new parents, new foster parents, and caregivers
  • Leadership development, professional development, and career advancement opportunities
  • Paid time off, paid volunteer time off, team service projects, and team outings
  • Paid sabbatical leave on select anniversaries of employment
Job Description:

Based on your experience, responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding the big picture of a client’s brand and connecting it to individual initiatives
  • Building strong relationships and collaborating with key partners
  • Media relations: developing appropriate media strategies, pitches, story angles, etc.; identifying and establishing meaningful relationships with press across relevant industries and communities; researching new media outlets, influencers, and trends; building press lists; and reporting on outreach, coverage, and other activity
  • Managing media inquiries, prepping clients for interviews, and responding to timely news opportunities
  • Generating ideas for communication strategies and developing related promotional plans and tactics
  • Effectively developing a full range of written materials, including press releases, byline articles, speeches, client correspondences, communication plans, and reports
  • Leading or assisting with account strategy and planning, and budget development
  • Providing strategic counsel on clients’ media, marketing, community, and promotional campaigns
  • Working with our in-house creative team to produce effective digital and traditional campaign
Candidate Qualifications:

Our ideal teammate:

  • Adheres to Arrow’s core values: Be a good human, Be in it together, Be better every day, and Be about the work
  • Has 4+ years experience in public relations, integrated marketing communication, corporate communication, and/or branding and is looking for the next challenge
  • Has exceptional writing skills with knowledge of the AP style guide, and the ability to adopt various voices/tones for different clients, media, and subjects
  • Has existing media relationship and a proven record of earned media placement
  • Can apply experience and initiative in developing digital campaigns; influencer campaigns; community relations campaigns
  • Can confidently develop and implement plans for earned and social media, and measure results
  • Is resourceful and curious about our clients, the industry, and the world around us
  • Enjoys a good challenge and is highly motivated
  • Cares about attention to detail and accuracy
  • Is an independent problem solver, but also knows when to ask for help
  • Is a pro at managing multiple priorities, projects, and deadlines
  • Takes pride and ownership in their work

And you're really special if you:

  • Have previous agency experience and/or experience with nonprofits, financial services, or higher education
  • Understand brand strategy, the design process, digital & print production
  • Care about community service, mission-driven organizations and giving back to the community
How to Apply:

Please send your résumé & cover letter to Ryann Collier, [email protected].

At Arrow, we are committed to building a diverse team of talented people who are passionate about working with brands to help make their communities a better place. We know the best ideas and solutions come from teams reflecting a variety of backgrounds and professional experiences—if you don’t have the exact experience or skills but think you’d be a great addition to Arrow, please send us your information.