• Full Time
  • Hingham

Website Hoolywood Agency

Hollywood Agency seeks Account Executive

Hollywood Agency, an award-winning integrated communications firm, is seeking a dynamic account executive (AE) to join its rapidly growing team. The AE will drive media relations campaigns, influencer relations, and organic social media content development and community management. The role may support both B2C and B2B clients.

Our ideal candidate will have three years of agency experience. Candidates should be self-starters and able to juggle a multitude of tasks. An acute attention to detail – meaning error-free written correspondence – is a requirement. Comfort level in pitching media by email and phone a must.

Work-from-home is available to all employees on a limited basis, but the position is mainly located in our Hingham Shipyard office, contingent upon vaccination. Conveniently accessible by public transportation (including ferry) from Boston, the agency enjoys sweeping harbor views in a dynamic multi-use community with shops and restaurants.

Expectations for an AE

  • Strong understanding of the ins and outs of the clients’ business
  • Strong communicator with an eye toward grammar and spelling, and a creative flair for producing engaging copy
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Skilled media relations and social media tactician with a track record of results
  • Multi-tasker with strong time management skills, meeting or exceeding all deadlines; ability to communicate with managers if a deadline is out of reach and work together to prioritize
  • An active participant in internal and external meetings
  • Demonstrate confidence, good judgement; ability to flag issues to managers and help work towards a solution
  • Demonstrate strong work ethic
  • Ability to begin managing specific projects with limited manager oversight
  • Assist with development of client reporting, status documents, action items
  • Lead and maintain administrative tasks for account team and light agency admin work
  • Two years in the AE role, on average
  • Ability to simultaneously support up to five client accounts, with a 90% billable target
  • True team player with a positive attitude

 Media Relations Responsibilities

  • Write compelling and error-free press releases, pitches and client memos
  • Proactively identify opportunities, formulate pitches and place client coverage
  • Consistently produce high-impact results that deliver upon goals as identified by managers and clients
  • Mentor interns and AAEs on media relations

Social Media Responsibilities

  • Working knowledge of the business/operations back-end of the Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn platforms; knowledge and willingness to learn other platforms like TikTok and Clubhouse
  • Draft content calendars, delivering client-ready work to managers for review
  • Collect and/or ideate and create necessary content (imagery, graphics, GIFs, videos)
  • Assist with execution of daily posts, community management; ensuring deadlines are met and customer service responses are delivered in a timely manner
  • Elevate any customer issues to a manager in a timely manner and work together toward a solution

Requirements

  • BA/BS in communications/marketing/public relations/integrated marketing/journalism or related field
  • Two to three years of comparable agency or corporate experience

If you think you have what it takes, reach out to us with your resume and cover letter at pr@hollywoodagency.com.

To apply for this job email your details to pr@hollywoodagency.com