Public Relations Account Supervisor

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States Full-time

Account Supervisor

Job Description

The Account Supervisor is responsible for leading daily efforts to create and manage communications programs for the Agency’s Clients.  The Account Supervisor also plays a significant role in working with Account Directors and other senior staff members in developing strategic plans for clients as well as developing new business with existing clients.

Job Responsibilities

  • Serves as a primary Client contact. Maintains positive client relations on behalf of the Agency
  • Strong team player; able to lead teams, prioritize duties for junior team members and delegate responsibilities appropriately
  • Manage the overall quality of work on multiple accounts by demonstrating professional expertise and team leadership
  • Supervise junior staff
  • Address Client issues thoughtfully and effectively, engage others as needed.
  • Draft media relations materials, articles for publication, and other related materials.
  • Oversee collateral development, online creative and event planning
  • Proof and edit Client related documents to ensure error-free work
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key media outlets
  • Share responsibility with Account Directors for budgetary issues, including account profitability
  • Contribute to the overall culture of the Agency
  • Assist in successfully growing existing accounts

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ degree in related field or applicable experience
  • 5+ years’ expertise in public relations; Agency experience strongly preferred;.
  • Agricultural experience
  • Strategic thinker with ability to grasp the details
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Adept at seeing and realizing new opportunities with clients
  • Good working knowledge of social media

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