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 public relations and communications agency with 90 plus years of experience, Ketchum builds brands and reputations for clients. We start conversations, build communities and engage stakeholders—and have a lot of fun doing it. We inspire and empower our people to think about products, companies, issues and challenges in a different way. And we’re just crazy enough to think we can impact the world – and how it responds to ideas – through communication.
We believe great ideas shatter expectations, change thinking and build brands. We call this break through, and it’s our mission to deliver it. How? Very simply—our people. By listening, cultivating diverse perspectives and rewarding fearless creativity, we’ve developed a culture of break through.
Interested? We’ve got an opportunity for you.