Lambert, Edwards & Associates

SENIOR ASSOCIATE (II)

LE&A is looking for a mid-level (minimum of 7 years experience) public relations professional. Candidates must have a proven background of excellence and strong work ethic, as well as the ability to self-manage in a fast-paced environment and work effectively within a team.

Ideal candidates will be responsible for providing strategic-level integrated communications guidance as well as day-to-day account management. The individual must keep up-to-date on key issues and current events for their clients, as well as generally in the markets and the industries they serve. 

A Senior Associate II (SA II) is often expected to be the day-to-day liaison between the agency and the client. At this level, he/she takes on more account management and financial oversight responsibility, knows and understands client industries and is able to manage high-level media contacts. SA II is involved in strategic counseling of the client and able to assist in the development and implementation of communications goals that meet the ongoing needs of each client. He/she is also responsible for higher-level media relations activities on behalf of the client, including development of pitch angles, scheduling client interviews and responding to more complex media inquiries. Strong writing, creativity and media relations skills are vital components of the position. Experience in B2B communications, particularly in regard to complex/high-growth industries is a significant plus, as is knowledge of regional business community, area industries and opinion leaders. A SA II should be able to efficiently manage the time and workload of the junior practitioners on his/her account teams.

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