Carmichael Lynch Spong, The Holmes Report's 2009 PR Agency of the Year and one of the most awarded PR firms in the country, has an exciting opportunity in our New York office for a creative, passionate and highly motivated Sr. Media Relations Manager.
This key and valued role will be charged with developing and executing successful media relations strategies that support the overall business goals and priorities of the agency the agency client. You'll work closely with account teams and clients to provide strategic media relations counsel.
Your need for evaluation (evaluate results annually for media/specific initiatives; refine strategies/tactics as needed), Client, account team and media relationships (develop long-standing relationships with clients and maintain open line of communication with account teams), quality assurance, business development, professional development, and personnel development are strengths we seek.
We require candidates to have a bachelor's degree in public relations, journalism or a closely-related field, a minimum of 10 years of public relations or relevant work experience in one of the following areas: prior agency, communications or media. Please come equipped with strong supervisory skills (strong delegation skills, can give direction and command the attention of a room, ability to manage a team well with strong team building skills and strong motivation and coaching skills) and client relationship management skills (developing long-standing relationship with account teams and clients as well as providing counsel with conviction to solve a business challenge).
Carmichael Lynch Spong is The Holmes Report’s 2009 PR Agency of the Year and one of the most awarded PR firms in the country. Carmichael Lynch is a leader in creative brand building. Its legacy of award-winning creative based on inventive ideas is unmatched. The roster includes Subaru of America, Noodles & Company, Jack Link’s Beef Jerky and other category-shaking clients. Carmichael Lynch is a winner of Cannes Lions, One Show Pencils, FWA's, O'Toole Awards, Kelly Awards and other international creative honors. Carmichael Lynch has transitioned all energy use to wind-sourced power and is an EPA Green Power Partner. http://www.carmichaellynch.com
Carmichael Lynch is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D