Antenna is looking for an Account Executive for our Health practice to provide support with media relations, content development and account management. This role will be temporarily remote due to COVID-19 and thereafter can be based in either our San Francisco, New York, New Jersey or Chicago offices. 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Account Strategy: 

  • Contribute to strategy sessions and assist with planning and tactical timelines for campaigns
  • Support the creative development process, identifying fresh approaches to clients’ programs
  • Monitor Asana and add tasks as needed (training will be provided)

Client Relations:

  • Master e-mail and verbal communications skills
  • Report on specific tasks directly to clients on periodic calls/meetings
  • Work with teams to ensure maintenance of internal and client-facing dashboards

Media and Analyst Relations:

  • Build rapport with trade press and vertical outlets, and foster relationships with new reporters across top-tier print, online and broadcast outlets
  • Deliver exciting email and phone pitches
  • Identify opportunities for proactive and reactive pitching
  • Oversee maintenance of media lists

Speaking and Awards Programs: 

  • Oversee maintenance of conference and award calendars
  • Draft  speaking abstracts and award submissions as necessary

Content Creation: 

  • Draft press releases, bylines, case studies and sales collateral—free of typos, factual inaccuracies, outdated messaging, etc.
  • Draft social media content that reflects knowledge of clients’ messages and audiences, as well as current best practices for optimum reach and engagement  

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Marketing, Journalism or related area 

  • 2-3 years of direct public relations experience or related areas
  • Interest in the healthcare industry
  • Detail-oriented, extremely organized and able to manage time effectively
  • Self-motivated, proactive and flexible 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong writing, editing and communication skills

BENEFITS & PERKS

  • Competitive salary
  • 18 days PTO to start and company paid holidays
  • Winter recess and Summer Fridays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Retirement 401(k) with matching
  • Career development, training and mobility
  • Flexible and friendly office culture
  • Work from home policy
  • Healthy snacks
  • Regular outings, celebrations, happy hours and adventures
  • Gym reimbursement
  • Paid personal volunteer day

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