Public Relations Senior Account Executive
B2B Tech/Cybersecurity/Enterprise
Posted on 2/2/2024
INACTIVE
Highwire

51-200 employees

Strategic communications agency for disruptive industries
Company Overview
Highwire stands out as a modern communications agency that leverages its roots in journalism and Silicon Valley to deliver meaningful business results through strategic and informed communication programs. The company's commitment to inclusivity and diversity fosters a rich work environment where every employee is valued and encouraged to contribute. Highwire's expertise spans across technology, healthcare, financial services, and cybersecurity sectors, making it a versatile partner in crafting compelling brand stories.
Consulting

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.2M

Founded

2008

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

32%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Social Media
CategoriesNew
Sales & Account Management
Growth & Marketing
IT & Security
Social Media
Requirements
  • 3-5 years of experience in PR or related field
  • Strong relationships with more than ten key media across business and industry
  • Experience measuring the ROI of communications activities
  • Ability to manage projects from concept through execution
  • Professional, articulate and timely client communication
  • Participation in new business process including research and presenting at pitch
  • Proactively set up quarterly goals with manager; track against goals and demonstrate growth
  • Consistently hit deadlines or give enough notice if you won’t
Responsibilities
  • Identify new media and opportunities for clients and share with teams and across the agency regularly
  • Regular and ongoing proactive pitches that generate coverage for the whole team
  • Track competitors and flag opportunities and news events for commentary or discussion
  • Own and direct client PR calls
  • Develop quarterly campaigns and PR plans including creative campaigns, trendscapes and thought leadership topics
  • Participation in new business process including research and presenting at pitch
  • Proactively set up quarterly goals with manager; track against goals and demonstrate growth
  • Drive projects forward independently, eliminating the need for managers to consistent check in re: follow through/ task completion
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with social media influencer engagement, content campaigns, and media coverage amplification
  • Experience with social media influencer engagement, content campaigns, and media coverage amplification
  • Experience with social media influencer engagement, content campaigns, and media coverage amplification