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Job Information

  • Description:

    Account Director for Bospar. Please visit Bospar.com.

  • URL: https://bospar.com/job_openings/pr-account-director/
  • Level: Senior Manager or Director
  • Position Reports To: Principals
  • Location: San Francisco or remotely
  • Starts On: Aug. 3, 2020, 12:08 p.m.

Job Requirements

  • Experience:

    Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
    • Lead and manage day-to-day direction of multiple account teams as main client contact to develop domain expertise, get stellar results, build trust and become an invaluable resource
    - Help team stay in front of the client with knowledge, influencer relationships, fresh daily thinking, research and ideas that will create thought and product leadership
    - Respond quickly to client needs and concerns with creative opportunities and solutions
    - Develop long and short-term strategies and planning
    - Manage team time and client budgets
    • Drive an aggressive media relations program to develop the relationships and ideas that will create ongoing meaningful placements that move the needle for clients
    - Spearhead team’s attention to every detail that can maximize media success – daily news media monitoring and ideas generation; tying client to national and global events; creating surveys; coordinating with content group for contributed articles, regular follow-up with media contacts and industry influencers
    • Collaborate with other agency functions – content, social and marketing teams – to deliver the best of full agency resources to the client at all times
    • Develop individuals and team as a whole using appropriate people management techniques and company processes, resolving issues promptly and fairly and championing achievements, empowering the team to achieve its full potential in a positive and supportive environment
    • Build an external network to support and grow company brand by attending professional events, contributing to company blog and identifying potential new staff and business opportunities
    • Participate in the new business process including ideas, brainstorms, research, proposal writing and participation in new business presentations

  • Skills:

    PR Week Boutique Agency of the Year seeks Proven Tech Leaders
    Job Title: Account Director
    Salary: Highly competitive
    Benefits and Perks: Fully paid medical, dental and vision including dependents; monthly wellness stipend, phone and internet stipend; paid maternity/paternity leave; attention to work-life balance
    Location: SF Bay Area preferred but will consider other locations
    Work from home for innovative all-virtual firm offering high teamwork and flexibility. Especially great for working moms and dads
    Reports to: Principals

    Purpose of Role
    We’re a leader of the tech PR industry that seeks people like us - who live, breathe and influence the many ways in which tech is changing our world. Join our fast-growing and closely-knit organization as Account Director - responsible for managing the delivery of effective and creative PR solutions across a portfolio of 4-5 Bospar clients. You’ll lead and mentor your teams, build strong relationships with the media and skillfully manage internal teams and processes to ensure all client needs are met. You’ll join a strong team of fellow managers to help our leadership team drive the continued success of our award-winning company. We seek a self-starter with strong leadership skills and a proven track record.

    Knowledge and Skills Required:
    • 5-8 years of experience, in a tech-focused public relations environment
    • Ability to write media alerts, press releases; pitch media and secure media placements
    • High proficiency with Microsoft Office including Outlook
    • High proficiency with Cision
    • Excellent verbal skills and high level, sophisticated written skills
    • Highly evolved multi-tasking ability; highly organized
    • Undergraduate degree in a PR-related field or equivalent experience

  • Computer Skills:

    Intermediate to Advanced

  • Education Required:

    College Degree

Company Information

  • Bospar
    michaela@bospar.com
    San Francisco CA 94114
    United States of America

Contact Information

  • Christopher Sparrer
    Phone: (510) 253-7502
    bospar.com
  • Contact Method:

    Email with resume and cover letter to Careers@bospar.com

  • Agency: True

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