Open Positions

Account Executive

Locations: Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Boston, Chicago, Nashville, Washington D.C.

Finn Partners is looking for an account executive to join our Seattle team.

Our team is one of the best in the industry. We seek people who are passionate about integrated communications, ready to roll up their sleeves, and contribute to the success of our rapidly growing client roster. We are privileged to work with many well-known regional and national brands. The candidate will have the opportunity to work with clients in a wide variety of industries, from consumer to health to finance to technology. This is an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment where you will be empowered to make a difference, drive outcomes and progress your career working with some of the most talented people in the business.

The right candidate will be responsible for developing and executing creative, integrated programs that utilize media relations, influencer marketing, and social media tactics and more to meet and exceed client goals. You will create a superior client focus that anticipates, executes and expands marketing communications solutions.

Primary job responsibilities will be to:

  • Write and distribute materials including pitch letters, news releases, backgrounders, fact sheets, bios, newsletters, prepared remarks and program elements
  • Develop pitches and work with targeted media on story development
  • Handle media requests
  • Research and monitor client’s business and industry to maintain a current knowledge base.
  • Create and maintain media lists
  • Assist with administrative tasks such as preparation and distribution of publications, preparation of meeting agendas and drafting of meeting notes/reports
  • Monitor media to report coverage that affects the clients’ business
  • Handle research of the clients’ business and industry to maintain a current knowledge base
  • Assist in research and preparation for new business pitches
  • Assist in account administration duties such as activity reports
  • Proactively develop relationships with external audiences (media, third party constituencies, etc.) to convey the client’s message
  • Assist in research and preparation for new business pitches

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of communications experience. Agency experience preferred
  • Excel in a fast-paced environment; self-starter that takes initiative; independent thinker and outgoing
  • Previous experience overseeing multiple client accounts or similar job functions
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • A BA/BS from a four-year accredited university preferred or relevant experience