Maven Communications, one of the region’s most respected integrated PR/communications agencies, is currently seeking an assistant account executive to join our growing team.  Maven provides high impact public relations and integrated communications services to our client roster of B-to-B and B-to-C companies across a variety of industries including banking, healthcare, nonprofit, and professional services. The ideal candidate for this position is a self-starter, team player, and a strategic thinker.  You will work alongside a seasoned team of professionals, supporting PR and social media campaigns for clients across industries.

Job Functions

Media Relations

  • Monitor relevant media daily on behalf of clients and identify relevant topics and trends
  • Conduct research to support client initiatives and media angles
  • Research and create media lists
  • Draft press materials and conduct basic media outreach for announcements
  • Maintain media coverage trackers

Social Media

  • Create and maintain content calendars, draft content, and monitor client blogs, social feeds, and other channels for relevant content
  • Coordinate with designers for social images
  • Maintain social media trackers
  • Monitor specific social media accounts daily
  • Platform engagement and monitoring
  • Prepare social media reports and presentations

Administrative

  • Prepare agendas for weekly calls and track next steps on behalf of clients
  • Maintain Google docs and Excel spreadsheets to ensure accuracy in client reports
  • Familiarize and learn to use industry monitoring and reporting tools, such as Meltwater, PR Newswire, and Sprout.

Education and Experience

  • An undergraduate degree in communications, digital media, public relations or relevant major
  • At least one year of relevant experience, which can include internships

Skills

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Self-starter
  • Client service oriented
  • Team first approach
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and switch topics quickly
  • Creative, strategic thinker
  • Strong work ethic
  • Detail oriented

Compensation and Benefits

Maven provides a great working environment where people work hard and have fun! In addition to the work that we do for our clients, giving back to the community is a big part of the Maven culture. Through our Maven Gives Back volunteer program, all employees are permitted to use as many work hours as they’d like to volunteer for a cause that is important to them. In 2019, Maven was named a Corporate Philanthropy Award Winner by The Philadelphia Inquirer.

Benefits included with this position include:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Flexible work environment (hybrid WFH/in person model)
  • Health insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid professional development
  • Generous PTO and company holidays
  • Summer Friday schedule
  • Day off on your birthday
  • At home office set up / laptop/camera provided

Please submit your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to jobs@mavenagency.com.