Senior Account Executive, Social Change Group

Senior

Account Executive

Social Change Practice

Ogilvy Washington

Are you ready to help improve the lives of others? Ogilvy

Washington is seeking a middle-level communications professional to join the

Washington, D.C. office as a Senior Account Executive within the award-winning

Social Change Practice. By joining

Ogilvy, you’ll be part of a highly skilled team dedicated to helping people be

safer, healthier, and happier through social marketing initiatives — with a

focus on public health communications and health disparities.

Position

Overview

This position offers the opportunity to use and

develop partnership, social media, material development, and planning skills

while working on large, multifaceted government accounts. You will be

responsible for your assigned projects and accounts, while contributing as a

team member within a highly collaborative group. Specific responsibilities

include, but are not limited to:

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Researching,

writing, and producing communications campaign materials such as brochures, videos,

web copy, social media and memos.

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Independently

handling several projects, performing much of the day-to-day work with support

of both junior and senior staff, as appropriate.

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Monitoring

social media platforms.

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Helping

with media relations efforts and partnership outreach.

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Completing

assigned projects while balancing other responsibilities within the team.

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Keeping

team appropriately informed of and involved in projects.

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Acting

as a liaison between client, account team and our designers and developers,

outside suppliers and, as appropriate, other internal and external audiences.

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Participating

in the agency’s new business and proposal efforts, as needed.

Requirements

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3 or

more years of public relations, marketing, or communications experience

preferred.

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BA/BS

in public relations, marketing, journalism, or a related field.

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Broad

PR background that includes partnership outreach, materials development, media

relations, and event planning experience.

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Ability

to think strategically about issues and message development.

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Proven

client relations skills.

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Superior

writing and editing skills.

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Strong

project management, multi-tasking, and organizational skills.

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Proven

ability to work within a fast-paced and highly collaborative team environment.


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