We’re looking for a talented and energetic Senior Account Executive (SAE) to Dala Communications’ Dallas team. Our office is located in the Knox/Henderson area, and we offer a hybrid WFH environment. Ideal candidates will have solid media relations, social media, and client management experience, as well as strong verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills. They will also have an interest in working with business-to-business clients and be self-starters with the ability to confidently interact with media, clients, and account teams. The candidate will work closely with our team on projects for clients in a range of industries including commercial real estate, architecture, public affairs, and finance

.Send a cover letter, resume, and three writing samples to info@dalacommunications.com.

Responsibilities:

Support senior leadership in fulfilling client PR programs

Serve as day-to-day client contact, proactively devising new ways to meet clients’ strategic needs

Learn clients’ businesses and business goals, gain an understanding of their competitive environments

Develop written materials, including PR plans, press releases, media advisories, byline/op-ed articles, award submissions, speeches and client correspondence

Ideation and development of story ideas and topic angles for pitching and pitch media for earned coverage

Attend client events and coordinate media on site

Coach clients for media interviews

Provide thoughtful recommendations and project management support for client projects

Monitor media outlets and understand industry-related issues that directly and indirectly affect the client, and provide meaningful insights into coverage and news trends that translate into thought leadership opportunities

Leverage existing media/editorial/journalistic contacts; readily develop new relationships on local, regional and national levels, including trade outlets

Conduct social media activities and provide consultation as part of client programs; continuously learning new methods and technologies

Leverage influencers (e.g. relevant industry bloggers, those with a strong social media presence, etc.) to impact clients’ brand and programs

Maintain careful attention to detail, ensuring the accuracy of materials, contacts, schedules, etc.

Develop an understanding of various research methods; coordinate internal and external resources in implementing research projects

Assist junior staff with project management, media relations, social media and more

Promote teamwork by teaching junior staff and interns, delegating as possible

Assist with managing Dala’s internship program, including hiring and training, throughout each school semester

Manage clients’ budgets and provide other account and financial management

Participate in client and new business presentations

Actively participate in ongoing professional development, learning new skills, and expanding personal capabilities

Organization Name
Dala Communications

Website
http://www.dalacommunications.com

Address
Street Address : 4144 N. Central Expressway, Suite 305
City: Dallas
State: Texas
Zip : 75204 

Contact:
Leah Williams

Email Address
info@dalacommunications.com