Open Positions

AAE/Account Executive, CSR & Social Impact Public Relations (NYC)

Location: New York

AAE/Account Executive, CSR & Social Impact

Finn Partners’ Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) & Social Impact practice works with a broad range of corporations, nonprofits, associations, and government agencies to raise awareness for major social causes and issues. Our campaigns on the digital divide, diversity & inclusion, sustainability, women’s economic empowerment, LGBTQ+ rights, mental health, veteran affairs, and health equity, have strengthened our clients’ reputations and elevated the voices of those on the frontlines. More importantly, they have led to tangible social impact across multiple sectors. We are a hands-on group of creative, strategic thinkers who are ultimately rewarded by the impactful work we accomplish with our clients.

 

FINN Partners is the fastest growing integrated communications agency in the United States. We offer a collaborative, non-hierarchical environment, and an opportunity to grow, learn and contribute. This AAE/AE role is a full-time position to support clients across the CSR team’s portfolio. Although the practice is based out of Finn’s New York office, the Managing Partner is amenable to the AAE/AE working remotely or from another geographic area, (see www.finnpartners.com website for Finn Partners USA office locations).

 

I. Job Summary:

This position in the Finn Partners’ CSR & Social Impact team provides an opportunity to work on social impact and sustainability campaigns for major corporations, non-profits and global foundations and advance social good through integrated communications and marketing. The ideal candidate will have experience as an intern or account coordinator with knowledge of media relations and ideally, the CSR space. As an Assistant Account Executive/ Account Executive, you will be a key member of our tight-knit, collaborative and highly motivated team engaged in a range of assignments including research, reporting, pitching earned media relation, and account management/reporting. You will be an active contributor to the high-quality work and earned media coverage we generate daily for an array of clients.

 

Specific responsibilities will include maintaining media database, generating reports and analytics to capture the impact of our work; securing media coverage across a wide range of consumer, business and trade publications; building and maintaining strong relationships with press; developing assets (Press Releases, Pitches, Fact Sheets, Media Briefings, etc.) that will pique media interest; and actively participating in team brainstorms and staff meetings. You will come equipped with an understanding of the media landscape, a thirst for knowledge and willingness to quickly learn; excellent writing skills; and strong attention to detail.

 

II. Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of Media relations
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and client service skills.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced agency environment
  • Ability to balance multiple clients and deadlines

ABOUT OUR CSR & SOCIAL IMPACT TEAM

Our campaigns in mental health, STEM education and digital inclusion, the environment and sustainability, women’s economic empowerment, truancy reduction, and public health, military veterans’ issues, and ending domestic violence and sexual assault, among other areas, have strengthened our clients’ thought leader positioning on these issues and have lifted the voices of those who are on the margins of our society. More importantly, it has led to real, tangible social impact in the variety of sectors in which we have worked.

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To Apply:

Please upload your resume, upload your cover letter detailing your recruitment prior work experience, and indicate your desired salary in $US Dollars.

 

While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, we will only respond to those with whom we have a greater interest.

 

 

About Finn Partners:

Finn Partners was launched in 2011 to realize Peter Finn’s vision to create a leading communications agency dedicated to shaping a bold new future in which innovation and partnership are strong drivers of the brand. Finn Partners specializes in the full spectrum of communications services, including digital and social media. Practice areas include arts, consumer lifestyle & sports, corporate social responsibility, education, health, manufacturing, technology, travel, and public affairs.

 

We are entrepreneurial-minded, global, and focused on integrated programs that bring to life the world-changing technologies, products, and services of our client partners.

Our company culture celebrates delighting our clients with innovative and creative campaigns and programs, and we provide opportunities for our employees to conduct career-meaningful work in a creative, fast-paced, collaborative, and fun environment. We work hard and play nice.

 

Headquartered in New York City, the agency has 1,000+ employees, with offices in 24 cities around the world: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Dublin, Hong Kong, Honolulu, Fort Lauderdale, Frankfurt, Jerusalem, London, Los Angeles, Munich, Nashville, Paris, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, Shanghai, Singapore, Tamuning (Guam), Vancouver (Wash.) and Washington D.C.