PR Senior Account Executive

We're looking for a self-motivated, pro-active Senior Account Executive with extremely strong media pitching skills and media relationships to join our dynamic team. Ability to work fast and meet tight daily/weekly deadlines is essential. Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to jobs@cmmpr.com.

Primary Responsibilities and Qualifications:

  • MUST HAVE a minimum of 3 years of experience working at a PR Agency and in the Beauty Experience. Do not apply if this does not apply to you!

  • Proven success in pitching and securing press for consumer beauty and lifestyle accounts

  • Strong media contacts with beauty editors at the top national and regional consumer publications, as well as with beauty and lifestyle bloggers, influencers, beauty experts and broadcast producers both nationally and regionally

  • Experience and proven success in developing and putting together media pitches and broadcast segments

  • Come to the table with media references

  • Experience in servicing numerous accounts at one time, managing clients and maintaining press relationships

  • Excellent organizational, problem solving, writing, and communication skills

  • Demonstrate the ability to plan and prioritize own work, keeping team abreast of all developments relating to client work

  • Ability to draft press releases, product fact sheets,  invitations,  status reports, and contribute to new business/PR strategy proposals

  • Be creative, resourceful and have a keen attention to detail

  • Be able to contribute to a team atmosphere and work well with others

  • Do whatever it takes to provide the ultimate service to both clients and the media

  • Have a sense of humor, a sense of loyalty and be able to think outside of the box

  • Be able to meet deadlines and thrive in a fast paced atmosphere

  • Oversee performance and mentor Junior staff members

  • Agency experience a must!


PR Account Supervisor

We are looking for a strong, self-motivated, pro-active Account Supervisor/Publicist with extremely strong media pitching skills and media relationships to join our dynamic team. Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to Corinne@cmmpr.com.

 Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Working with clients to uncover and identify business needs and objectives

  • Crafting appropriate strategies, timelines, budgets and implementation plans to achieve client goals

  • Anticipating client needs and identifying issues/concerns in order to proactively develop solutions

  • Developing broad industry expertise with a regional and national scope

  • Building trust, credibility, and client referrals.

  • Initiating regular contact with client contacts to review priorities, share counsel and garner feedback from the client to ensure that their needs are being met

  • Tracking results for clients and then determining media targets and goals based on that tracking

  • Reviewing all press materials, proposals, agendas, weekly client reports and anything to be sent to the client for accuracy, grammar, spelling, formatting and content

  • Leveraging strong relationships with senior editors to generate results and develop strategic opportunities for clients

  • Advising and mentoring team members on appropriate media strategy

  • Attending media tours and managing event planning

  • Overall program and budget management for clients and each campaign

  • Helping with new business including generating leads, research, developing proposals, attending new business meetings and presenting ideas 

Desired Skills and Experience: 

  • Have 5-6 years of experience pitching consumer beauty and lifestyle product accounts

  • Have strong media contacts with beauty editors at the top national consumer publications

  • Be creative, resourceful and have a keen attention to detail

  • Be able to contribute to a team atmosphere and work well with others

  • Do whatever it takes to provide the ultimate service to both clients and the media

  • Have a sense of humor, a sense of loyalty and be able to think outside of the box

  • Be able to meet deadlines and thrive in a fast paced atmosphere

  • Demonstrate ability to plan and prioritize a team’s workload, keeping Vice President informed of all developments relating to client work

  • Pitch and secure placements for our clients in national consumer press

  • Oversee performance of junior team members

  • Draft and edit press releases, invitations, background information sheets, status reports

  • Develop a greater, more detailed understanding of client business, markets and issues affecting them

 

Interns

CMM is ALWAYS in search of interns. We offer year-round AMAZING internship programs in both of our Digital and PR departments. Interns will have the opportunity to learn first-hand the responsibilities associated with digital and traditional marketing communications while working on high-profile beauty and lifestyle accounts.* Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to jobs@cmmpr.com.

Qualities We’re Look For
• Passion for Social Media, Digital Communications, PR and pop culture
• Strong writing skills and/or creative skills
• Strong interpersonal/communication skills
• Close attention to detail
• Excellent organizational skills
• Ability to multitask
• Ability to work well both independently and within a team
• Accuracy and thoroughness

*This is for college students only and only for college credits!