RK PR Is Hiring A PR Senior Account Executive In New York, NY

RK PR is a bicoastal communications agency working with clients in the fashion, design and lifestyle spaces.
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RK PR is looking for a dynamic, entrepreneurial and well-connected Senior Account Executive to join our growing company. RK PR employees are self-starters who have a desire to push the envelope with communications and media. An excitement for developing complex communications campaigns, rooted in media relations, is a must. A successful candidate will think of PR and marketing in a new way, and have a proactive approach to their career as well as an interest in driving the conversation for the project they oversee. Applicants must have at least 2 years of relevant experience working with fashion brands (ideally in the space of PR or marketing) and proven track record of securing placements, managing multiple clients and success when collaborating across teams. Our ideal teammate is independent in working style while collaborative in ideation and strategy development. They should have a love for the fashion industry, excitement to push the envelope with creative campaigns that mix experiential marketing with traditional media relations, VIP and influencer engagement as well as thrive in a fast-paced environment. This role will report the President of the company.

Responsibilities

  • Ideate and execute creative client campaigns
  • Draft proactive pitches to secure product and feature stories across categories
  • Develop creative tactics to heighten client visibility
  • Identify tastemakers for earned coverage and partnerships
  • Pitch and secure feature as well as product coverage with short and long lead media
  • Add to and bolster existing media relationships to develop new contacts with press and stylists
  • Manage and execute events including international fashion weeks, concept shops and media dinners/cocktail events
  • Build and maintain press materials for each client account
  • Liaise with the showroom team to ensure all samples and assets are made available on-time to drive results

Requirements

  • Creative thinking skills
  • Keen understanding of the unique position of each client market
  • Strong relationships with press, influencers and VIP
  • Ability to maintain multiple client accounts at once
  • Ability to secure coverage across multiple accounts
  • Strong communications skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • A firm understanding of the traditional and social media landscape
  • Experience overseeing events and executing campaigns
  • PC or Mac computer proficiency

To Apply: Please send your resume to rk@rk-pr.com, subject line Senior Account Executive.

About RK PR

RK PR is a bicoastal communications agency working with clients in the fashion, design and lifestyle spaces. Founded in 2014, RK PR takes a 360 approach to public relations, devising creative strategies that cater to unique needs of our roster of emerging brands. For more, please visit www.rk-pr.com