Account Supervisor, Technology

Confidential Company  •  Boston, MA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Advertising & Marketing Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/21/18
Confidential Company
Boston, MA
5 - 7 years experience
Advertising & Marketing Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/21/18

Description

Account Supervisor

This position is based in our Boston office

Porter Novelli, a global public relations company, has an immediate opening for an experienced Account Supervisor to join our growing Boston team.  The ideal candidate has a deep understanding of the ever-changing technology landscape, a true passion for media relations, an entrepreneurial spirit, and can quickly win the trust of the client.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act as a day-to-day client contact delivering consistent, high-level client service for technology clients
  • Oversee the development of communications content and collateral targeted to multiple audiences, including consumers, high-tech professionals, and policy-makers
  • Interface with multiple clients across several lines of business (Autonomous Driving, Aerospace and Defense, Health-Tech, to name a few)
  • Utilize resources to ensure projects are completed on time and in an efficient manner
  • Put in place innovative, effective digital Marcom strategies utilizing new and social media
  • Consistently develop, edit and refine client presentations and display confidence and command in public speaking and delivering presentations to the client and other audiences
  • Seek opportunities to grow accounts organically by identifying incremental projects and cross-selling the agency’s full range of capabilities
  • Develop the skills of more junior team members through consistent communication and direct and timely feedback
  • Perform financial management including staffing, utilization, budget tracking and billing

The Account Supervisor must have 5-8 years of relative PR/Marcom agency experience and possess the following:

  • Experience working within the Technology industry is required some B2B and Corporate Communications is a plus
  • Proven success pitching and delivering high-profile media stories and building relationships with tech media and influencers
  • Solid understanding of public relations and integrated marketing principles, including digital and social communications experience
  • Comprehends what makes news, influences stakeholders, and drives conversations among journalists and influencers
  • Demonstrated ability to manage large projects, budgets, and teams  
  • Effective listening, strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to anticipate client needs and quickly solve problems
  • Possesses a positive, creative and innovative mindset

Porter Novelli is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in any aspect of employment against any person on account of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam era or other eligible veteran, age, marital status, veteran status, or physical or mental handicap unrelated in nature and extent to an individual's ability to perform a job or any other characteristic protected by the employment discrimination laws in any state or political subdivision in which Porter Novelli does business.

Job Code: 996

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