Skirt PR Is Hiring An Assistant Account Executive In Chicago

Skirt PR, a boutique fashion, beauty and lifestyle publicity, social media and events firm, is looking to hire an Assistant Account Executive.
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Skirt PR, a boutique fashion, beauty and lifestyle publicity, social media and events firm, is looking to hire an Assistant Account Executive. Candidates seeking this position should possess a background in communications or public relations and have a passion for the fashion, beauty or lifestyle industries. Candidates must have impeccable writing skills, great interpersonal communication and a drive to succeed. The AAE will assist account teams in the daily servicing of clients with ongoing publicity duties – writing, editing, research, administrative tasks, and some pitching. Contacts within the media world are an essential part of growth in this role, so out-of-office networking is required. Skirt PR offers BC/BS health insurance, as well as 3 weeks paid vacation time and flexible hours.

Desired Skills & Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, Journalism or related field  
  • Internship experience at PR agency    
  • Ability to handle multiple accounts simultaneously  
  • Excellent writing and editing skills  
  • Attention to detail  
  • Self-starter with a creative and energetic personality  
  • Working knowledge of social media platforms 
  • Understanding of Microsoft Office and its programs 
  • Knowledge of the Chicago media landscape 

Interested persons should email their resume to info@skirtpr.com - SUBJECT LINE: ASSISTANT ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE.