CAREERS


SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE or ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

– BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY

Factory PR seeks a Senior Account Executive or Account Executive to join its rapidly growing technology team. The candidate should be tapped in culturally and have a genuine passion for public relations and excited by innovative technologies. This position calls for a fearless media strategist who can identify industry trends and apply them to client work, as well being as an enthusiastic consumer of industry news across all social platforms.

The role reports to a Director within the division, and will be integral in the supervision, development, and coaching of the junior team, including an assistant.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Support the execution of innovative communications strategies for national and international brands, melding traditional and digital media
  • Fully manage client projects and client deliverables
  • Write and produce high impact press materials including press kits, releases and pitches
  • Maintain and expand relationships with technology, business and consumer editors
  • Secure features and product placements in top national, regional and online media outlets
  • Serve as a primary point of contact for tech and innovation clients and interested media
  • Coordinate and staff press interviews with clients and handle subsequent follow-up
  • Create, maintain and manage the timely distribution of editorial reports, briefing documents and press clippings
  • Execute press events for clients with the support of Factory’s in-house event team
  • Manage the junior staff, act as a strong mentor and guide
REQUIREMENTS
  • 3-4 years experience working with
technology companies ranging from startups to mid-level businesses
  • Foundational knowledge of the media landscape across tech and business
  • Proven track record of securing top-tier coverage in print and online media, and broadcast
  • Excellent time management, organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Superior ability to work swiftly and independently, and alongside a dynamic team
  • Strong and effective writing, communication and presentation skills
  • Superior ability to articulate ideas to clients, agency principals and colleagues
  • Bachelors degree in Communications, Journalism, English, Marketing or a related field
  • Proficient in Powerpoint, Photoshop, Excel, Word, and social media platforms
  • Thrive in a fast paced, deadline oriented environment and actively contribute to Factory’s creative and fun culture
COMPENSATION
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • 401K after one year employment with 3% contributed by employer
  • Heath Insurance covered 75% by employer
  • Generous vacation offering
  • Summer Friday Program
  • Endless snacks and beverages
  • Dog friendly office
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