Breakaway Public Relations, an established Austin boutique firm, is seeking a junior account executive. Candidate must possess good interpersonal and communication skills as well as strong writing and organizational skills. Weare looking for an individual who is productive and meets deadlines without compromising quality and detail. Our ideal teammate will be energetic, motivated, resourceful and have a genuine interest in our client/partner roster.
Breakaway PR provides comprehensive public relations services for clients in a range of lifestyle industries including hospitality and travel, arts and architecture, nonprofits, and retail. We deliver a full suite of PR services from strategy to program development and implementation including event publicity, social media, brand building and reputation management. We pride ourselves on developing communications plans based on strategic thinking, informed by research and enabled by proven tactics that deliver business-building results.
Self-starter with at least one year of media relations experience working within a PR firm environment; strong verbal and written communication skills; detail oriented, multi-tasker focused on results. Knowledge of WordPress, graphic design and/or Canva a plus. Requires a bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications or related area.
- Assist in drafting and editing media materials
- Market research
- Media list management on the Cision platform; should be familiar with media databases and monitoring services
- Assist in compiling monthly client reports
- Reaching out to local, regional and national media
- Social media and website support for Breakaway’s platforms
- Event coordination such as guest list management, photo and media assistance
- Participating in client meetings and presentations as needed
- Managing intern
Breakaway PR offers a competitive salary with generous Paid Time Off policy and ability to work remotely part of the week.
Applicants should provide their resume, a cover letter and writing sample to email@example.com. We will reach out to schedule an interview and ask for references if interested.