Landis Communications Inc. (LCI), an award-winning, mid-sized, San Francisco-based consumer public relations agency, is seeking an energetic, creative, self-starting and organized mid-senior PR professional (senior account executive / account supervisor) with 6-8 years of strong + relevant expertise in consumer, consumer tech, health care and/or real estate expertise. LCI’s clients include those in the health care, consumer/consumer products, financial services, retail, real estate, lifestyle, environmental and non-profit industries. LCI is the San Francisco member of the Public Relations Global Network (www.prgn.com), with more than 50 PR affiliates worldwide.
The qualified candidate is a “can-do” and “results-driven” team player who wants to join a dynamic, growing and fun local organization. This is an ideal opportunity for an energetic person who has an eye for a great story and a strong passion for developing and maintaining relationships with media and bloggers. In addition to traditional PR work, basic experience with Google Adwords and Google analytics is a strongly desired, as the position may require up to 40% of time spent on digital.
Among the key duties in this role are the development and implementation of PR campaigns and plans, which generate targeted results. Basic client management skills are also preferred. Candidates must have relevant consumer/consumer tech PR agency expertise, along with media placements, typo-free writing samples, experience with media tours, trade shows and more. People with only advertising, marketing or sales experience should not apply. If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Required experience and skillset:
- Strong relationships with a broad range of local, regional and national media
- Strong social media prowess
- Experience creating and implementing PR campaigns
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Dynamic, creative thinker
- Team player attitude
- Ability to work under short lead times and high pressure
- College degree in communications, journalism or related field is highly preferred
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Basecamp, ClickTime and CisionPoint is preferred
About Landis Communications Inc. (LCI)
Founded more than 25 years ago, LCI has built a consistent reputation as one of the nation’s top public relations and marketing communications agencies in the country. LCI has been named Ragan’s/PR Daily “Small Agency of the Year” two years in a row, and the Holmes Report called LCI “San Francisco’s PR & marketing experts.” LCI has won the Bulldog Award for public education, two ACE Awards (America’s best healthcare agency and American’s best small (under $3 million) PR agency) and Ragan’s/PR Daily Media Relations Awards for “Breaking News.” The firm has also been named “the country’s top social media agency” (TopPRagencies.com) and has gained prominence as a leader in consumer and corporate communications strategies.
Clients include such well-known brands and regional institutions as: Save the Redwoods League, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, California Academy of Sciences, On Lok (senior health services), Walmart, University of California San Francisco (UCSF), Global Alzheimer’s Platform Foundation, Whole Foods Market, Museum of the African Diaspora, Positive Resource Center and more.