Candidates from underrepresented communities (e.g., people of color, LGBTQ, veterans, etc.) are encouraged to apply!
Marcus Thomas, an integrated marketing communications agency, is looking for an exceptionally talented Public Relations Account Supervisor to make a mark with our agency and clients. This professional will work directly with a prominent home and garden client to execute its social media strategy, and will collaborate across multiple agency disciplines to create award-winning work.
The role will sit within the agency’s public relations community of practice, a team of counselors and specialists from across a variety of industry disciplines, including social media, influencer marketing, corporate communications, media relations and content services. Members of the public relations practice work closely alongside a growing team of some of the brightest minds in creative, media, analytics and strategic services.
Our ideal candidate is a detail-oriented and process-driven professional who demonstrates strong critical thinking skills, and has experience managing social media and influencer marketing for brands in an agency setting.
Experience: Five to seven years’ experience in public relations, influencer and/or social media marketing preferred
Knack for creating great working relationships and collaborating with teams and clients.
Exceptional organizational skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects without missing deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with an ability to communicate clearly and accurately with various audiences.
Experience in social media and content marketing, including paid and owned channels.
Sound strategic thinking – with an ability to prioritize activities to meet business goals.
Experience with social and digital analytic platforms, as well as analysis of data to inform strategies.
A strong aptitude and curiosity for new and emerging digital trends; plus a desire to experiment with these trends, new ideas and technologies.
A passion to produce great work, and an unbridled desire to make a mark on our clients, agency, community and industry by finding unexpected solutions, listening as passionately as you speak, and leaving everything you touch a little better than you found it.
Serve as the account lead, managing the client relationships on a daily basis. Tasks include leading status meetings, facilitating planning and strategy sessions, formal reporting, daily communications (in person, via electronic channels and by phone), client presentations, completing written documentation such as scopes of work, and managing client budgets and timelines.
Maintain effective, timely and valuable client contact. Respond to questions/issues quickly, honestly and completely.
Lead social content creation, including concepting, completing a variety of short- and long-form writing assignments and working with creative partners throughout the production process.
Develop and execute large-scale influencer programs and promotions to support client objectives.
Monitor social media and industry trends, and proactively bring ideas forward that meet client objectives.
Orchestrate agency teams and resources, facilitating collaboration to deliver on client needs and strategic priorities. Guide team members to completion, ensuring attention to detail along the way.
Additionally, all interested candidates must submit three relevant writing samples. At least one sample should demonstrate short-form social media writing and one must demonstrate editorial-style storytelling in a longer format, (e.g., blog post, social content series).
Potential candidates can apply at https://marcusthomasllc.com/