Careers

Account Executive

Lou Hammond Group is seeking a candidate interested in strategic public relations for an Account Executive position. This position will be full-time within our Charleston, SC office. Lou Hammond Group is an integrated marketing communications company with offices in New York, Charleston, Houston, Denver, Atlanta, Miami, Tampa and Los Angeles. LHG has been a leader in the public relations field since 1984, representing clients in the travel, lifestyle, hospitality and business sectors

Day-to-Day Activities:

            • Assist with day-to-day client communication
            • Organize and escort press trips, desk side and media missions
            • Pitch traditional and online media, follow up editorial opportunities, research new media
            • Support press event planning, attend and participate
            • Demonstrate strong writing skills, ability to create materials and edit, deliver close to final work
            • Oversee/create monthly reports, call reports, determine client ready
            • Active role during client conference calls offering project updates
            • Participate in brain storming sessions, develop strategic/creative thinking
            • Source marketing partnerships/promotion opportunities, support coordination
            • Develop relationships with media, all platforms

Talent/Experience:

            • BA/BS from a four-year accredited University
            • One – two years public relations agency or PR-related experience
            • Strong detail and organizational skills, sensitivity to deadlines
            • Creative, high energy, can-do attitude
            • Strong writing skills (AP style), familiar PR software and Microsoft Office programs
            • Travel industry knowledge and languages a plus
            • Seeking to “learn the world”

Benefits:

            • Medical, Dental + Vision
            • 20 Days Annual PTO + 12 Holidays
            • 3 Summer Fridays
            • 401k + Profit Sharing
            • Unbeatable Coworkers

Lou Hammond Group is an equal opportunity employer.