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Assistant Account Executive – Technology Public Relations Agency

Location: New York, NY

Assistant Account Executive – Technology Public Relations Agency

LOCATION: Our team is based in New York, NY.  We seek applicants for this AAE role who already reside in the metropolitan NYC community.  We offer either an NYC in-office work schedule or a hybrid (work in-office/ from home) work schedule to qualified candidates. This role is open now and we seek applicants available for immediate hire.

We currently offer the following perks:

  • Generous time-off policy with extra time off with pay during the summer + paid time off during our office closure between Christmas and New Year’s Day
  • Company travel + consumer discounts (from rental cars to Tiffany’s!)
  • Complimentary reservations of company house in upstate NY
  • Wellness subsidy
  • 401K
  • Outstanding insurance / benefits

Now that we’ve (hopefully) sold you on us, let’s get to the role.

This Assistant Account Executive in our Technology PR team is a full time public relations agency position and a great match for applicants who live in metropolitan NYC area, already have their public relations or communications college degree, and have either prior PR related work experience or PR internships experience working with technology industry clients.  This position is available right now, and it is not an internship role.

Our public relations team is one of the best in the industry. We seek people who are passionate about communications, ready to roll up their sleeves, and contribute to the success of the team. This is an opportunity to work with clients who are leaders in their technology sectors, including those focused on remote work, artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality, sustainability, cybersecurity, cloud computing, and consumer devices/technologies.  You will join one of the leading PR agency technology teams working with national and international B2B and B2C technology clients. You will effectively manage and grow client campaigns. This position will also pursue, develop, and lead new business presentations, manage and cultivate staff members, and help set the tone for how the business is managed. Working within this dedicated PR team of seasoned professionals where collaboration, kindness, and dedication to our clients are all highly valued, will provide you opportunities to grow your public relations experience and skill set.


  • Monitoring client and competitive media coverage
  • Developing and maintaining media lists
  • Drafting pitches and conducting media outreach
  • Conducting secondary research and writing measurement report drafts
  • Writing news releases and other media content
  • Staffing media briefings and/or events
  • Participating in team brainstorms
  • Supporting new business initiatives


  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, PR, or journalism.
  • At least 1 year of prior work experience in public relations (PR agency-based experience is strongly preferred).  PR internship timeframes will be counted towards the 1 year of prior PR experience.
  • Prior PR agency technology practice internship experience highly desirable.  Applicants without experience serving technology clients will still be considered for this position if the applicants have strong PR agency-based experience in a different client practice specialty.
  • Familiarity with public relations/communications programs as evidenced through coursework, internships, or related work experience.
  • An interest and desire to work with technology clients.
  • Self-starter with excellent organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to think creatively.
  • Ability to adapt to new situations/challenges.
  • Strong verbal and writing skills.
  • Experience with measurement tools (i.e., TrendKite) highly preferred, but not required.

New York, NY #LI-KM1

To Apply:

Please upload your resume, upload your cover letter detailing your prior work experience, and indicate your desired salary in $US Dollars.  Please include a link to your Writing Samples/Samples of Work.  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.