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 New York office. Lou Hammond Group is an integrated marketing communications company with offices in New York, Charleston, Houston, Denver, Miami 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.

Charleston