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Rein Communications believes in the value of a diverse team and that combining our experiences and skillsets allows us to better serve our clients and each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, national origin or any other characteristic. We strongly encourage womxn, members of the LGBTQIA+ community and people of color to apply.

Account Director- Public Relations

Charlotte-based PR agency looking for an experienced Account Director to join our fast-growing team. You will wear many hats, from providing strategic leadership and tactical work to also managing account executives, interns and freelancers. Your biggest strength should be taking vision, ideas and concepts and turning them into strategies, scopes, timelines and deliverables to then be executed by the team. You must be highly organized and deadline driven, but also proactive, creative and forward-thinking. This position reports directly to the CEO and will be the most senior account position at the firm, so the ability to hit the ground running is key. Knowing how to laugh and roll with the punches is also crucial, because you know PR is anything but predictable.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Working with the CEO to create dynamic and multifaceted strategies while ultimately being responsible for ensuring the quality of all deliverables. 

  • Serve as a trusted client partner, fostering relationships based communication, curiosity and respect. 

  • Leading execution of PR and communications activity while mentoring a team of junior staff. 

  • Seeking opportunities to enhance our level of client experience and bringing new ideas to the table. 

  • Development of KPI’s, tracking and reporting. 

  • Acting as a representative of the agency, serving as a spokesperson in the community and events.

  • Identify business development opportunities and conduct outreach, facilitate meetings and create proposals when appropriate.

 

 

Experience:

Proven experience with a variety of B2B and B2C clients from diverse industries, including:

  • Creation of client strategies that include scope of work, deliverables, timelines and budget with minimal oversight.

  • Management of a team with the ability to lead by example. 

  • Establishing mutually beneficial relationships with key stakeholders including media, influencers, community members and industry leaders. 

  • Tactical PR duties such as writing, pitching, media relations and reporting.

  • Counseling clients and delivering results in a way that exceeds expectations.  

  • Identifying business opportunities and presenting to potential new clients


 

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Public Relations, Communications or Journalism.

  • Minimum of 7+ years working in PR, with a minimum of 5 years at an agency

  • Proven track record of working with national, well-known brands as well as small businesses. Must have the ability to share examples that produced intended results. 

  • Ability to do a combination of remote and in-person work with some travel. 


 

Skills:

  • Passion for PR

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to convey complex information in a concise manor 

  • Proactive, not reactive in identifying opportunities and identifying issues. 

  • Strong writing and editing skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Ability to be both detail oriented and visionary

  • Creative thinker with a knack for problem solving

  • Works  independently without direction 

  • Positive, determined individual who does what it takes to get the job done

 

Position will be remote to begin, then transition to a mix of in-person and virtual at which time you must be in the Charlotte area. Relocation assistance considered for the right candidate. 

 

Medical and dental insurance provided. Monthly and yearly bonuses based on a combination of individual and agency performance. 

 

Candidates send a resume, cover letter, salary requirements and  portfolio that includes writing samples and media placements to info@reincommunications.com. Interviews begin May 3.