Account Executive: Issue Advocacy - DC or NYC

Washington, District of Columbia, United States Full-time

BerlinRosen, a leading strategic communications firm, is seeking an Account Executive to join a growing team of campaign communicators who are at the strategy table and driving communications for groundbreaking work on progressive issues, including energy and the environment, health care, and economic opportunity. The position is on our National Public Affairs team and will be located in Washington, D.C or New York City. 

So what makes an outstanding Account Executive here? Clear writing that incorporates messaging goals, the ability to understand and analyze media coverage, a tenacious attitude in driving strategic plans and taking advantage of breaking news--all while engaging reporters around our client's priorities.

Applicants should possess:

  • Minimum 2-3 years direct or related professional communications or public relations experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong news sense and knowledge of the media
  • Experience with media relations
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments at once, work quickly and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work with a team to meet group objectives
  • Degree or experience in a communications-related field
  • Familiarity with social media
  • Familiarity with and interest in local, state, and national politics and a commitment and passion for progressive politics
  • A sense of humor!

BerlinRosen is committed to building and maintaining a diverse staff, and recognizes that its continued success depends on hiring and retaining high-quality, creative professionals with a variety of backgrounds and experiences. Opportunities for advancement exist, and BerlinRosen is committed to helping all staff develop and grow. Women, people of color, and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.