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Position Name: Assistant Account Executive
Position Type: Full Time 
Number of availabilities: 3 
Category: Advertising & Public Relation 
Industry: Public Relations & Communications 
Position Level: Entry Level 
Position Function: Public Relations 
Working Location: San Francisco, CALIFORNIA, United States
Travel Required? Rarely 
Job Description:

The OutCast Agency is an award-winning integrated communications agency with offices in San Francisco and New York.  We partner with disruptors and leaders to build brands and create value. We are dedicated to providing excellent client service and getting unmatched results for our clients. We are passionate about the industries we work in, and are always open to trying new things.

Just as we pride ourselves on not doing cookie-cutter work, there’s no formula to what makes a great OutCast. We know – and we want you to know – that success is exhilarating and fun, and we like being a part of it. But getting there has to be a great experience, too. That’s why we build our team around those who are dedicated to having fun while they make their clients shine. Being around enthusiastic, tenacious, intelligent people who have a sense of humor makes every day more interesting and more exciting.

We are currently seeking Assistant Account Executives in our San Francisco and New York offices. If you’re someone who would enjoy being called an OutCast, we want to hear from you. We offer highly attractive benefits (and perks!), plus all the advantages of working with a smart, committed team.

The Role:
The ideal candidate is passionate about technology and desires a career in communications that pushes the envelope of “traditional” public relations. They must also believe that success and tangible results go hand in hand.

AAE’s at OutCast are active across many areas of each account and to be successful , they must  have exceptional communication skills, experience pitching the media and managing projects, as well as finely tuned organizational, research, and analytical abilities. AAE’s develop relationships with clients and the media, they learn what it takes to run on-going programs (customer visibility, writing, speaking and awards, and more), gain industry awareness, as well as how to successfully execute one time projects such as events, tours, and launches with their teams. 

Candidates must have:

  • 1 to 2 years of PR experience, agency or a combination of agency and corporate experience
  • Experience/knowledge in one or more of the following technology markets: social media, cloud for enterprise, consumer technology , mobile, SaaS, green tech,technology and gaming
  • Client and/or customer service background and experience
  • Ability to develop strong media relations and team skills
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • High level of organizational, tactical and communication skills
  • Undergraduate Degree
 

Compensation:
Base Salary:Depending on Experience