public relations account manager

jax, nsh

Since 1989, truly understanding people has been a unique trait of ours, not just a by-product of a process. We value a human insight over algorithms. Mine data to get into consumers’ mindset. Then engage with them in a meaningful way. It’s helped us grow to include over 100 employees across three offices. But more importantly, it’s helped our clients grow and succeed. Curious, honest, open and brave–it’s why we say, we get people.

We know the only way to truly understand people is to have diversity of thought. Through our DE&I initiatives, we work to ensure that we are inclusive and diverse as an agency—to better engage with our current employees, improve our hiring process, and provide optimal service to our clients. We want great people from all backgrounds with diverse perspectives and ideas. Being yourself is encouraged. That’s how we all achieve success.


  • 3-5 years of experience in public relations with a proven track record of successful media placement and client management
  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism, marketing, communications, or related fields
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills with a strong ability to craft compelling stories and messaging
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple clients and projects simultaneously
  • Analytical skills to evaluate the success of PR campaigns and make data-driven decisions
  • Quick thinking and problem-solving abilities to address crises effectively


The Public Relations (PR) Account Manager is responsible for leading the creation and execution of public relations strategies for various clients. AMs demonstrate proficiency in writing, researching, reporting, idea generation and pitching. The role involves a combination of strategic planning, media relations, client communication and project management.


  • Serve as account lead, providing overall strategy and account direction
  • Identify and cultivate relationships with reporters, bloggers, and influencers in relevant markets and industries
  • Draft and distribute press releases, pitch story ideas, and secure media interviews
  • Plan and execute PR events, such as, product launches, press conferences, and media tours
  • Write and edit press releases, articles, blog posts and social media content
  • Address client inquiries and concerns promptly and keep your internal team informed
  • Facilitate integration with other marketing disciplines within the agency

wellness and benefit offerings

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Remote work one day per week
  • Paid cell phone service on company plan + discounted new phone
  • Subsidized covered parking
  • 10 paid holidays plus the week between Christmas and New Year's
  • Flexible PTO
  • 401k plan with automatic company match (additional discretionary employer profit-sharing contribution)
  • Parental leave for primary and non-primary caregivers
  • Medical insurance for employee + dependents (5 PPO and 3 High-Deductible options)
  • HSA option (w/ High-Deductible medical plan)
  • Health care flex spending option
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Employer-paid life and AD&D insurance
  • Voluntary disability insurance
  • Additional voluntary life and AD&D insurance
  • Dependent care flex spending option
  • Employee Assistance Program for employees + dependents
  • Wellbeing assistance
  • Adoption assistance
  • Commuter benefits
  • A fun, fast-paced, and collaborative work environment
  • Company culture of promotions from within, and an atmosphere allowing for varied and rapid career development
  • Dog-friendly office

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