New York, NY
Industry: Advertising & Marketing Services•
8 - 10 years
Posted 387 days ago
Edelman is looking for a Vice President to join the Digital team in the Corporate & Public Affairs practice to lead corporate accounts and business development efforts. This individual will bring strong experience in account management and a consultative selling approach that seamlessly fuses digital and social media capabilities into communications programs.
In this role you will have the opportunity to evolve corporate communications and public affairs into the digital age, pushing the boundaries of digital content, analytics and creativity on behalf of global companies and causes.
Edelman's Corporate & Public Affairs practice is the largest of its kind in the world, at an agency that is both the world's largest PR firm and social media agency. If you think you have what it takes to help us take our team and business to new heights, read on.
The Vice President should have a bachelor’s degree in a related field and a track record of developing and executing profitable social media and/or public relations campaigns that meet client objectives.
S/he should have strong leadership qualities including superb people management skills. S/he should be able to attract, motivate, empower, coach and retain staff. International experience is a plus.
Knowledge of organic SEO, paid social, overseeing site builds, SEM a plus. About Us Edelman is a leading global communications marketing firm that partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman was awarded the Grand Prix Cannes Lion for PR in 2014; six Cannes Lions in 2015; and the Grand Prix in the Titanium category in 2016.
The firm was named “2016 Global Agency of the Year” by the Holmes Report, and one of Advertising Age’s “Agencies to Watch” in 2014. In 2015, Edelman was among Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work” for the fifth time. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Intelligence (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, experiential), a joint venture with United Talent Agency.