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Senior Associate for Impact PR Firm
Elle Communications

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Senior Associate for Impact PR Firm

Elle Communications

Job Summary

Job Type
Full-time
Job Last Posted
Job posted 15 days ago
Job Role
Publicist, Public Relations
Employer's Industry
Arts & Entertainment, Nonprofit
Job Schedule
Weekdays

Job Description

Elle Communications is seeking a passionate senior associate/account lead with a minimum of seven years of PR experience based in New York for our growing agency with headquarters in both New York City and LA, and a satellite office in San Francisco.

At Elle, we represent an array of businesses and distinctive individuals working hard and smart to make the world a better place, and our strength in work comes from our team of diverse backgrounds and experience who can help deserving causes break through the noise and into the mainstream conversation. For this position specifically, our new team member would be leading client projects that elevate immigrants, that celebrate Black joy and resilience, and that fight for innovative policies and national legislation that tackle issues including, but not limited to, eliminating poverty, advancing worker’s rights, overhauling the criminal justice system, protecting Indigenous communities and lands, increasing civic engagement, accelerating climate justice, and elevating diverse stories that aim to further basic human rights. 

Candidates must have at least seven years of experience working inside of a public relations agency, and will need to be able to showcase specific strategic results you have driven for non-profits, foundations, and/or social and racial justice initiatives. Experience in the literary space is a bonus. The ideal candidate has a strong work ethic, a passion for driving positive change in the world, is results-driven, has experience managing top issues-oriented political, business and lifestyle accounts, can provide examples of top-tier media results, maintains close relationships with journalists in New York, as well as in the national landscape. Displayed interest in the social impact space is required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring an effective and creative strategy is always in place and being proactively implemented on for each client you oversee
  • Keep a laser focus on top tier targets for each client, ensuring we’re thoughtfully pursuing opportunities most likely to move the needle forward for the important organizations we represent
  • Work thoughtfully with our clients to understand how PR will be most effective in supporting their organizational priorities, and guide our internal project teams to reach - and surpass - the goals we set forward 
  • Ensure that  members of your project teams are set up for success, and work closely between them and agency leadership to identify ways they can grow and succeed
  • Serve as quality control for each account, ensuring that everything presented to clients and the media is of the highest caliber and has our agency seal of approval on it
  • Ensure a professional, respectful, optimistic, and proactive dynamic in all client and colleague relationships and interactions. 
  • Demonstrate passion for and understanding of Elle Communications’ mission, culture and values.
  • Regularly develop and maintain new relationships on behalf of clients and agency
  • Regularly secure premier results for all clients under your purview 
  • Participate in creating a positive, results-driven, collaborative, fun and respectful company culture 
  • Regularly report back to the CEO and Vice President on progress and impact

ABOUT ELLE:   We believe there is a lot of good in the world and that we can use PR to elevate pioneers who are driving positive change. Through our LA and NYC headquarters, we offer a team of seasoned experts to support you in media, talent, and influencer relations, communications strategy, media training, and thought leadership. Our clients are non-profits, social enterprises, CSR teams, ethical brands, political activists and leaders making the world a better place each and every day. We offer great benefits, company culture, learning, a commitment to diversity, and growth opportunities.

HOW TO APPLY: To expedite the hiring process, please send your cover letter and resume to resumes@ellecomm.com for consideration. We will get back to you if we feel it is a great fit. Please do not apply if you do not meet all of the requirements, including experience. Resumes will be accepted only via email. Please, no phone calls, tweets, Facebook messages, pokes, prods or messenger pigeons. Thank you in advance for your interest.

Business Overview

Our Story

At Elle, we believe there is a lot of good in the world and that we can use PR to elevate pioneers who are driving positive change. We represent an array of businesses and distinctive individuals working hard and smart to make the world a better place, and our strength in work comes from our team of diverse backgrounds and experience who can help deserving causes break through the noise and into the mainstream conversation. We  elevate immigrants, celebrate Black joy and resilience, and fight for innovative policies and national legislation that tackle issues including, but not limited to, eliminating poverty, advancing worker’s rights, overhauling the criminal justice system, protecting Indigenous communities and lands, increasing civic engagement, accelerating climate justice, and elevating diverse stories that aim to further basic human rights. 

Why Work With Us?

Our clients are non-profits, social enterprises, CSR teams, ethical brands, political activists & leaders making the world a better place every day. We offer great benefits, company culture, learning, a commitment to diversity, & growth opportunities

Team Size

11-50 team members

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Culture & Perks

Ownership
Women Owned
Benefits
Fitness Benefits
Health Benefits
Parental Leave
Paid Time Off
Training
Perks
Casual Dress
Pet Friendly
Team Events
Work From Home
Workplace
Collaborative
Creative
Diverse
Mission Driven
Sustainable
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