Job Posting: Account Executive

John Guilfoil Public Relations LLC is an award-winning full service public relations and communications agency specializing in municipal governments, police and fire departments, and schools. We provide a combination of content, social media management, press releases, media relations, branding, crisis management, website design, and other communications services to more than 160 government agencies, non-profits, and small businesses in six states.

We have a proven track record of success, and we provide a valuable service at an affordable rate to some of the people who need it the most!

While more than half of our clients are police departments, we also serve dozens of fire departments, public schools, Town Managers/Mayors, water departments, wineries, non-profits, restaurants, corporations, and even an ice cream shop!

JGPR is hiring! We are seeking a motivated, energetic, experienced, and dedicated Account Executive for our Georgetown, Mass. Office. Public relations experience is looked upon favorably, but we are requiring 3-5 years of either PR or newsroom experience, as well as a strong grasp of AP style, writing for the ear, media relations, public affairs, basic HTML, WordPress experience a plus, and the ability to thrive under pressure/while multitasking is a must. Those with previous public affairs/government experience strongly encouraged to apply.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Working directly with clients on their public relations and communications needs
  • Crisis management
  • Event planning
  • Media staging/press conference logistics
  • Media relations
  • Writing content/press releases
  • WordPress maintenance/website updates
  • Business development/recruiting new clients

As an Account Executive you will work with our team and begin to build your own team, focusing on one or more of our core industries. Business development is expected.

We offer competitive pay and benefits as well as commissions for new business. Night and weekend availability is expected, as we are a 24/7 operation. Candidates must pass MA CORI pre-employment check and provide references.

To apply, submit resume and cover letter to john@jgpr.net.

John Guilfoil Public Relations LLC is an equal opportunity employer.