Public Relations Account Executive for Real Estate Team - NYC

New York, United States Full-time

BerlinRosen, a leading national strategic communications firm, is seeking an Account Executive (with PR experience) to help our rapidly growing Cities practice meet a wide range of communications and public relations goals for our transportation, infrastructure, real estate, economic development, smart cities, architecture and design clients who are shaping the future of cities.

The position is ideal for candidates with 2-3 years of relevant experience in communications, public relations, journalism, real estate, and/or government. Excellent writing skills and media relations experience are a must. The position is based in New York.

Job responsibilities will include:

  • Implementing strategy and campaign planning for multiple high-profile client accounts
  • Engaging with key reporters 
  • Writing and editing persuasive external and internal documents such as press releases, op-eds, fact sheets, talking points, editorial board memos, and communications plans

Applicants should possess:

  • Familiarity and interest in urbanism, urban planning/design, and local development politics 
  • Demonstrated relationships with reporters, including real estate, technology and architecture reporters/editors
  • Baseline knowledge of New York City real estate industry and/or land use frameworks
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing, with varying levels of staff, clients, the media, et al
  • Degree or experience in a communications- or policy-related field
  • A sense of humor!

 

We are committed to building and maintaining a diverse staff, and recognize 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 we are committed to helping all staff develop and grow. Women, people of color, and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.