Account Executive Wanted

The role

Fifth Ring Houston is looking to expand its Houston account team and is in search of a highly-motivated account executive with PR & marketing experience to work with clients and colleagues to execute on strategic plans for a broad portfolio of accounts and consistently deliver excellent results for clients.

In return, you’ll be afforded the opportunity to work with talented colleagues and support diverse clientele, gain experience integrating corporate communications on a global scale and join a dynamic team.

The Person

The qualified candidate will be a proven communicator, strong writer and quick study with at least three years of experience.

You must be an enthusiastic, proactive, self-driven and motivated communications professional with a genuine passion for marketing and public relations, particularly in the B2B space.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate results in an agency or equivalent role, with experience in a fast-paced environment and a desire to grown and learn continuously.

Key Responsibilities

Work closely, efficiently and proactively with clients on a tactical basis, e.g. preparing meeting agendas and contact reports, media clippings and evaluations, campaign content and marcomms planning, to ensure the seamless execution of strategic plans

Proactive management of client projects, ensuring delivery on time, on budget and to agreed standard

Work with colleagues to develop and implement creative and dynamic ideas and recommendations for clients

Maintaining a functional, day-to-day relationship with the client

Sourcing and clearly briefing suppliers, such as photographers, videographers and contractors, to ensure the product/service delivered is absolutely aligned with the client’s brief

Manage and execute small project negotiations to optimize financial margins on third-party expenses

Research and create content as necessary

Providing proactive support and updates on activity, in a timely manner, to managers to ensure the smooth running of client accounts and efficient and coherent service for clients

Engage in regular, proactive communications with global Fifth Ring team members

Cultivate and rely on informal networks inside and outside the agency to solve client problems

What We Expect
Everyone at Fifth Ring is expected to:

· Make the mundane exemplary and the impossible inevitable through creativity

· Say what you will do, and do what you say

· Earn client loyalty by pledging yourself to their interests

· Care about people, without becoming their caretakers

· Develop and grow through hard work, learning, and sharing of knowledge

· Ensure our profits reflect the commitment and energy we invest in our clients

What You Should Expect

You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most talented, strategic communications professionals in the industry. You will be given the chance to work directly with high profile, global clients on a daily basis. We promise a job experience like no other, with the opportunity to shape your career path. We offer a competitive salary with vacation, profit sharing, full health benefits, 401K and personal development budget.

How To Apply

Keen to join our team? Send your CV and covering letter to talent@fifthring.com