Public Relations Account Manager

We are a small but mighty marketing communications agency based in Atlanta, and we work with some of the country’s most interesting – and beloved – brands.

Fire Bee is a full-service shop, offering brand and communications strategy development, public relations, influencer marketing, paid digital, organic social-media management and more.

We’re looking for a new PR account manager to join our close-knit team.

If you’re a gifted storyteller, awesome at media relations and have a knack for problem-solving, then we’d love to hear from you!

We promise you work that you’ll find challenging, fun and rewarding, and that your growth and development will be our main priority. Plus, you’ll enjoy a flexible work schedule – where we only work in-person two days a week!

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and support media-relations campaigns for national, local and regional clients (both B2C and B2B).
  • Create, and oversee the creation of, written materials: media documents, bylined articles, blog articles, website content and e-newsletters as needed.
  • Create strategic-partnership campaigns for clients with influencers and influential organizations.
  • Cultivate relationships with journalists.
  • Manage client campaigns, serving as day-to-day contact for clients.
  • Assist with mentoring and growing junior staff.
  • Keep a finger on the pulse of current events and trends to find new opportunities for clients.
  • Secure reactive and proactive editorial/earned media placements and opportunities for clients.
  • Assist with public-affairs work.
  • Manage the implementation of strategic communications plans for clients.
  • Help conceptualize creative campaigns.
  • Participate in brainstorms to come up with out-of-the box ideas for clients.
  • Participate in new-business presentations and proposal creation.

Requirements:

  • Proven track record of developing public relations strategies that resulted in company growth, leads and/or new customer acquisition.
  • Experience with both creative writing and news writing (and of AP style).
  • Bachelor’s Degree with 4+ years of post-college experience (agency experience required).
  • Experience successfully securing both local and national press for clients across multiple industries.
  • Curiosity to understand the world around you.

Preferred Experience:

  • Familiarity with Google Analytics and other analytics tools.
  • Some design and visual content creation experience.

At Fire Bee, we offer: the opportunity to do exciting work for awesome clients; a culture without bureaucracy where everyone feels seen and heard; and a team of enthusiastic coworkers who have your back, always cheering you on.

Perks:
Join us, and you’ll enjoy dedicated resources for your own professional development; a company MacBook Pro, regular team-building activities you’ll actually enjoy; a weekly wellness hour; summer Fridays; healthcare, dental and retirement benefits; and normal working hours while still enjoying fast-paced agency life!

Each team members’ growth and pursuit of creative passions is highly important to us. Whether it’s giving feedback during a weekly check-in or sending a team member to the industry conference they’ve been dreaming of, we promise to invest in whatever makes you excited to come to work.

If you hate micro-management and/or being stuck at a job where you aren’t learning anything new/being challenged, then swipe right because we might be right for you!

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