Cohn & Wolfe is more than 1,100 people strong, and currently seeking a highly creative, motivated individual to join as an Account Executive in their Multicultural team in New York Consumer Practice. They are dedicated to creating, building and protecting the world’s most prolific and successful brands. Most important of all, after 40 years in business, they’re still as sharp as ever, and always right there in your pocket when you need them. With offices around the world, Cohn & Wolfe is committed to breaking new ground in the delivery of cross-channel media strategies, creative programming, and practice area excellence.
This individual will become an integral team member that works on their Hispanic media clients and also has the opportunity to work on new business accounts. They are looking for an individual who can deliver results and think outside of the box. If you are an analytical PR professional with strong business acumen, looking for the opportunity to grow professionally they want to speak with you.
Who is the ideal candidate for the Account Executive at Cohn & Wolfe?
Here are the things that will make you look super appealing, first you’ll need a strong background in Hispanic media relations. Understanding of lifestyle brands and product marketing. Write and distribute basic materials including pitch letters, news releases, backgrounders, fact sheets, bios, newsletters, prepared remarks, and standby statements.
Expectations are you’ll handle basic research of Client’s business and industry to maintain a current knowledge base. Develop relationships with external audiences (media, third-party constituencies, etc.) to convey the Client’s message. Assist in account administration duties such as billing and activity reports. Work with internal service departments, external vendors, news media, other Ad/PR agencies and other account staff members at Cohn & Wolfe to service the Client(s).
Having a Bachelor’s degree with 2–3 years of PR/communications work experience (agency preferred) along with working knowledge and fluency in reading and writing Spanish. Experience or interest within Hispanic media communications. Strong media/influencer relations skills and an interest in digital and social media marketing.
Experience with content development including press releases, bylines, blog posts, case studies and other promotional materials.
What does Cohn & Wolfe have to say about the services their company offers?
Their agency mantra is: “Dig Deeper. Imagine More.”
We’ve got all the basic tools you need, along with other gizmos and gadgets, for a perfect set of tailored tools for customized programming.
Even as we’ve grown, we have retained our entrepreneurial drive, always seeking undiscovered innovations that keep us one step ahead of the competition. We go beyond the common and accepted and are in constant pursuit of the bold and unconventional, whether digging into piles of data or imagining the next blockbuster campaign.