NJF – the award-winning PR, Social Media, and Experiential Marketing practice of top travel and hospitality marketing firm MMGY Global – is looking for talented candidates at senior account executive level to serve a growing roster of 70+ internationally recognized clients.Our global mindset and boutique personalized service approach, helps engage media with unique stories and generate top results.This is an opportunity to join the largest integrated travel marketing firm in the world.
Join us at our exciting new offices featuring travel-inspired team rooms, lounge areas, a meditation and mother’s room, live news screens and collaborative working environment. Our benefits include year-round half day Fridays, wellness days, cultural celebrations, professional development training, employee assistance program and a generous PTO policy.
We’ve made it our job, passion and mission to inspire people to go places. It is time for you to go places with us!
The Account Coordinator is an entry-level position. The Account Coordinator’s primary responsibility is providing support to teams on a number of accounts including development of press materials, development of media lists, implementation and execution of media relations, client relations, special events, client reporting and administrative duties required for servicing the accounts.
Duties, Responsibilites, Tasks Include, But Are Not Limited To:
Assist in development, planning and implementation of PR campaigns
Contribute to/initiate ideas for stories, programs and special events
Write and/or edit press materials and social media posts
Handle media list creation and distribution of press releases
Monitor/coordinate editorial calendar listings and lead generation services and pitch stories to appropriate media
Track media coverage and monitor results
Respond to media inquiries and fulfill travel requests
Coordinate aspects of press trips, such as list development and invites
Maintain current supply of client material (press kits, brochures, photo library, letterhead, etc.)
Compile, write, edit and distribute client status, media and activity reports
Assist with day-to-day client communication
Participate in client conference calls
Begin building media relationships
Maintain media database of consumer and trade press
Develop understanding of client business: competition, industry news, etc.
Safeguard the confidentiality of all client, vendor and company information
Adhere to all company policies and procedures
Excellent verbal communication skills
Strong news writing and reporting proficiency
Solid understanding of social media and how to utilize it
Strong detail and organizational skills
Sensitivity to deadlines
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and juggle projects effectively
Ability to learn quickly
Sharp listening skills
Effective judgment and ability to anticipate, spot and fix problems
Computer proficiency and strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google programs, and office equipment
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
Minimum one year of prior internship or job-related experience in public relations, communications, marketing, journalism or related fields
Travel industry experience or knowledge a plus
Bilingual Spanish/English written and oral skills a plus
Minimum of an undergraduate degree (Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts) in communications, journalism or related field.
This position reports to:
One or more Senior Account Executives, Account Supervisor and/or Account Director
Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: