Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Social Media Lead - Huge Global Consulting Firm - NYC/Seattle/San Francisco

In this role, you’ll play a key role in helping one of the world’s most admired companies with their global, content led, strategy. You’ll work with a diverse team of innovative marketing experts who focus on  global brand management and advertising; global events and sponsorships; marketing research; media and industry analyst relations; corporate communications; internet marketing; recruitment marketing; client-centric marketing; and industry, service line and geographic marketing campaigns

This Global Social Media Manager will primarily drive social media communications in priority areas, closely collaborating with marketing and communication colleagues. The individual reports to the Global Social Media Director

Define strategy and execute programs with smart social content and intelligent targeting that drive relevant reach, engagement and influence.  Lead large, sophisticated social media programs and campaigns across the complex, dynamic organization.
Work closely with the Global Social Media Director and team to define the social media strategy and roadmap for the company.

We are looking for a minimum 7 years of experience in marketing and communications, the majority of which was spent in social media, building awareness, image and supporting business development as well as developing content. In this particular role, you will lead a large and important part of our global digital content and community efforts, driving content and community strategies and collaborating across the organization to manage external communities that present our brand, content and people in new and innovative ways. To excel in this role, strong brand and content expertise, curation skills and a deep understanding of digital and social are absolute musts.  You will be part of the well-respected Corporate Social Media Team and report to the Global Social Media Director.

You’ll do well if you have strong program management skills and strong analytical skills and writing skills.  You’ll need strong budget management and financial reporting skills because you’ll be handling large budgets with multiple vendors and deliverables. 

Superior oral and written communication skills are expected.  Strong presentation skills will help you in this highly matrixed organization.  An exposure to professional services or B2B is helpful.  To advance quickly in the organization, you’d be an excellent collaborator; who can build effective relationships in a large, complex organization, who can develop and apply creative solutions to complex issues, work autonomously and independently, yet integrate appropriately with other areas of Marketing & Communications and other groups.

This role has global responsibilities so you will be working with colleagues in various time zones and occasionally may be required to travel nationally and internationally

 What do you get in return?  A competitive salary with a very comprehensive package including benefits such as generous paid time off, an employee healthcare plan a competitive 401K program. Tremendous opportunity to advance – to learn new things and take on new and exciting challenges.  Really smart and inspiring people to work with, in a very well run organization with a great reputation.  People generally stay at this company a long time, continually progressing in their careers.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Account Supervisor - B2B Healthcare - Prestigious NYC Agency

This well established, creative NYC firm is looking for an Account Supervisor to handle media relations and integrated marketing for the healthcare business sector of a large global consulting client.  We're looking for someone with excellent client relationship skills, who is able to manage and mentor a bright young staff.  Work closely with marketing team and senior partners of the firm on diverse and creative projects for this huge professional services firm.

We are looking for someone with between 5 and 7 years experience.  The firm has a well defined mission and culture, and works with all staff to help them develop their careers so that they are constantly growing and learning.  That's just one of the reasons that this firm is consistently listed as one of the best boutique firms in America to work for.

Social Media Manager - Global Consulting Firm - NYC

We’re looking for a Social Media Manager who will primarily drive social media communications and PR in priority areas, closely collaborating with media and communication colleagues.

You will define strategy and execute programs with smart social content and intelligent targeting that drive relevant reach, engagement and influence to the company. You will lead large, sophisticated social media programs and campaigns across the organization, working closely with the team to define the social media strategy and road map for the company overall and furthering, in a creative way, the marketing and communications strategies of the company.

This person must have a Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum 7 years of experience in marketing and communications, with the majority of that time in the area of social media.

The right person has a passion for social media and strong expertise and experience in marketing and communications, specifically in strategic use of social media to build awareness, image and to support business development for a large, complex, global company preferably in a professional services or B2B environment.

To do the job well, you should have experience with media content development and strong program management skills, strong analytical skills and strong writing skills, superior oral and written communications skills and presentation skills.  The right person has the ability to develop and apply creative solutions to complex issues.  We need someone with strong budget management and financial reporting skills, who can work with large budgets with multiple vendors and deliverables.

Since this is a highly matrixed organization, the successful candidate will be an excellent collaborator; able to build effective relationships in a large, complex organization.

To be considered, we need to see demonstrated leadership in a professional setting; either military or civilian as well as teamwork and collaboration. In this global role, you’ll be working with colleagues in various time zones, and will travel nationally and internationally as required.

The company provides an environment where an entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.  You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients because the company works with many of the Fortune 100 companies on high profile projects.

You’ll have the opportunity to learn daily through training, assignments, and collaborating with experts across the company and you’ll have access to leading-edge technology.

Along with a competitive salary, there is a comprehensive benefits package including generous paid time off, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive 401K program.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

AE or Sr AE - Financial Services - NYC

One of our favorite clients is a top boutique firm that works with big brand financial and professional services companies.  It's a very stable and well run firm, where you will have tremendous opportunity to grow and learn.

This key account person will have e the opportunity to work on several financial services accounts, helping with strategy, planning and content creation.  You'll help to develop both traditional and social media strategy and assist in mentoring junior staff.  

The roles are focused on B2C and B2B communications for clients in the financial services sector - retail banking, investing, retirement, small business, wealth management, back office financial technology, etc.  Experience working with similar accounts is required.  You'll be writing press releases, pitches, articles, speeches, whitepapers, doing research analysis and media relations.

Ideal candidates will be strong writers, creative problem solvers, excellent multi-taskers and enjoy working collaboratively with others.  We're looking for motivated professionals who take initiative and are self starters. 

We're looking for someone with deep financial services industry knowledge and two to five years' experience working directly with clients on a day to day basis. 

Director of Corporate Communications, NY Metro Area

The Director of Corporate Communications will be responsible for the development and execution of comprehensive internal and external communications programs for this sector of an international company involved in natural resources management and alternative energy.  The Director will also be responsible for public and government relations, the website and intranet, crisis communication and employee communications. The role involves coordinating and implementing internal and external communications plans and programs to support the strategic goals and business objectives of the company as well as consulting, advising on and implementing communications strategies, methods and tactics.
 The ideal candidate will have the following:
  • 7+ years of experience in Corporate Communications. 
  • The ability to effectively engage senior management at the Corporate Level. 
  • Strong influencing skills and the ability to obtain stakeholder buy-in to achieve required outcomes. 
  • Proficiency in program management and processes and an awareness of and ability to apply “state of the art” technology and best practices.
  • Ability to deliver targeted results  at cost and on schedule.
  • Ability to multi-task 
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written and presentation.
  • Good balance of technical/task and people/team leadership skills and orientation.
  • A high energy level, great personality and be fun to work with
The Director of Communications will help the company promote its rational use of resources and innovative solutions.  The North American headquarters is located just outside NYC in beautiful new offices which have achieved LEED certification.  

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Account Supervisor - NYC - Generalist/B2B

We are excited to be working with a terrific boutique firm based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.  They've been growing steadily and have a need to hire a Senior AE or Account Supervisor to help with all the new and exciting business.

Clients range from tech startups (that require the full range of PR and communications) to financial services to entertainment.   As an example, they are doing some really exciting and creative work for an education tech client which is a category leader. Also, they represent the charitable activities for two well known celebrities.  So you see, there is lots of variety and interesting work!

All of the employees at the firm, including the President come from big NYC agencies where they weren't getting the training, exposure and career development assistance that they wanted.  Now they're doing great, advancing must faster and loving their job.  There’s more account responsibilities, more variety, more learning and lots of growth.

AE or Senior AE - Professional Services - NYC

We are looking for a smart and creative Account Executive to join the professional services practice at a well established, prestigious PR firm in NYC.

This firm is 35 years old, but has a fresh and innovative approach to business. This position in fact, is 100% integrated marketing.  

The AE/SAE will be part of a large integrated marketing team that handles this huge global account.  The client is a big consulting firm and the integrated marketing services for this client cross all industry sectors.  The AE/SAE will work on two or three of the various business sectors.  Different industry sectors call for different strategic programs which include cool and interesting digital components or lots of content or possibly traditional PR.  In fact, someone who knows how to take a story and tell it in different ways and on different platforms is really what we're looking for here.

This is a wonderful growth opportunity.  The firm invests so much in its people. Your future is considered and the company works with you to help you develop your career the way you want it to go.  It's a great environment and it's no wonder that they are chosen, year after year, as one of the best boutique firms in the country to work for.