Account Executive in PR/Social

GKV has been helping brands challenge the status quo in hyper-competitive categories for more than 35 years as one of Baltimore’s oldest and largest full-service marketing communications firms. We are looking for a passionate, experienced team player to join our growing PR/Social division as an Account Executive.

Our diverse client roster includes national and regional companies within the consumer package goods, health care, telecommunications, financial services, gaming, sporting goods, and health and wellness industries. Ideal candidate must have a degree in PR, communications or marketing and at least 3–5 years of experience working in both PR and Social Media. Must have experience working as part of a team and have excellent writing skills, a creative spark and an eye for detail.

We are looking for a true team player who isn’t afraid to roll up his/her sleeves and take on any initiative in regards to media relations, social media, content development  and reporting success/learnings from campaigns.

Job requirements:

  • Strong writing, communication and critical thinking skills
  • Experience with client relations preferred
  • Ability to handle simultaneously working on multiple projects, brands and clients in fast-paced environment
  • Implement annual, ongoing and campaign-specific plans for PR and social media clients (could include setting KPIs, creative implementation, managing social advertising spend, content development and media relations efforts)
  • Oversee day-to-day implementation of content and reporting
  • Help to oversee Account Assistants and interns
  • Ensure all work is completed properly and on time
  • Work with Art Director to create engaging and professional visuals that reflect client and their brand
  • Develop and execute social media promotions and influencer programs

We are a department that believes in working hard, enjoying life and always giving it our best. Salary commensurate with experience.

Interested in the position? Please send cover letter and resume to: Lauren.Niles@gkv.com (Subject Line: Account Executive in PR/Social)