The Eighth Floor Strategic Communications is growing and looking for an Account Executive with a passion for art, fashion and lifestyle.
The candidate should be well-versed in the PR world, particularly in art, fashion and lifestyle, have great contacts with key editors across these departments, and be EXTREMELY goal oriented. The Eighth Floor promotes constant growth, and proactivity is key.
-Minimum 2 years LIFESTYLE agency experience
-Superior knowledge of fashion/consumer media practices, as well a excellent track record in garnering top tier coverage in print, broadcast TV and online mediums
-Candidate MUST have experience in press event planning
-Candidate is responsible for creation, maintenance and timely distribution of editorial reports and press clippings
-Must exhibit strong writing, communication and presentation skills to effectively articulate ideas to clients, agency principals and colleagues
-Ability to multitask and maintain quality work under pressure
-Willingness to travel for programs and events (percentage varies per client)
-Able to manage interns