Ketchum’s growing Sports group seeks an Account Supervisor to join the team in our NY office!
The Account Supervisor will perform a wide range of duties including development of client programs, strategic planning, staff development and financial management. Serve as key liaison among client, account team and agency management and bring experience creating, managing and implementing an integrated communications program. Play a significant day-to-day role on high profile clients, including those involved in the rapidly evolving eSports industry. A demonstrated passion for media relations, knowledge of social media, and the ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment are a must. This position requires strong written and verbal communication skills and a passionate interest in sports PR, communications, events and the sports industry overall.
Candidates should have several years of experience managing sports-related PR programming on behalf of brands and properties across the sports business industry and bring knowledge of and experience working with major league professional sports, esports industry, Olympic Games, lifestyle sports and college athletics. Candidates should also be comfortable and familiar in working with athlete/celebrity spokespersons.
Any combination of education and experience providing the required skills and knowledge for successful performance would qualify. Typical qualifications would be equivalent to:
As a global communications consultancy with 90 plus years of experience, Ketchum is a trusted partner who is equal parts creative and analytical. Ketchum is a place where all perspectives and points of view are welcome and encouraged. We are a collection of communications specialists, content creators, creatives, researchers, data analysts, media pros, digital strategists, issues and crisis counselors, and tech nerds. And we love when those worlds collide to create the very best teams and solutions for our clients. We work with the world’s leading brands, emerging start-ups, and everything in between. We are beyond proud to have created some of the most celebrated and award-winning campaigns in our industry. We’re just crazy enough to think we can impact the world – and how it responds to ideas – through communication.
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