Are you a savvy strategist? A skilled marketer with integrated campaign expertise? A gifted client whisperer? A news junkie with a broad spectrum of media relationships? Then we want to hear from you!
Weber Shandwick is more than a leading global PR agency – we're an engagement agency and we're working in and around the cutting edge of the new media landscape. We're storytellers, content creators, and we engage people IN the story. We employ the best in the industry and beyond, working across sectors including consumer, healthcare, technology, public affairs, crisis management, social impact, and digital/social media. Our success is built on a deep commitment to client service and to our people. We embrace creativity and collaboration, and we engage stakeholders in new and creative ways to build brands and reputations.
Weber Shandwick's New Yorkoffice is seeking an Account Director to manage teams and clients across exciting corporate accounts. This role requires daily client contact, junior team management and provides a high degree of autonomy to implement strategies within a very short timeframe. The candidate should also: have deep media relations experience; be an efficient and detail-oriented project manager with experience managing budgets and teams of varying sizes; be skilled at developing trusted relationships with and providing strategic counsel to clients; and have experience proactively identifying new client opportunities, managing client expectations and effectively delegating projects.
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