Optimist Consulting is Hiring a Junior Account Coordinator, Luxury/Lifestyle Division in New York (Hybrid In-Office/Remote)


Title: OneAccount Coordinator, Luxury/Art of Living Division
Type of employment: Full time, beginner
Location: Hybrid in-office/remote – candidate must be able to work in NYC 2-3 days per week

Optimist Council is seeking a PR professional for immediate start to assist in the execution of strategic advertising campaigns for the team’s extensive portfolio of leading luxury/lifestyle brands. Your role will straddle both traditional and digital PR, enabling the team to deliver integrated campaign results for clients, including both online and offline PR activities. Externally, you will support the team’s interactions with key journalists, bloggers and other media influencers. Your role will also be strategic in developing client reporting practices, leveraging data and analytics to optimize public relations efforts.

This person will help the team manage the day-to-day activities of the account. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

● Compile customer media coverage for monthly reports
● Writing pitches, media alerts, fact sheets, backgrounders and other press materials
● Create weekly/monthly progress reports as needed
● Maintain agency lists of editors, stylists, celebrities and industry resources
● Prepare meeting agendas and client updates
● Research and monitor cultural events, digital trends and industry developments
● Manage product loans and sample traffic
● Attend customer and media events (virtual or in-person, security permitting)
● Any other task assigned

Preferred qualifications:
● Minimum 1 year experience in public relations; preferably focused on integrated digital campaigns
● Knowledge of regional media, online media and influencer community
● Excellent written and verbal communication skills
● Professional behavior in the workplace
● Ability to work well with others and take direction
● Highly organized, able to prioritize tasks (high attention to detail is a must)
● Creative and energetic personality
● Knowledge and interest in industry events, trends and culture
● Strong understanding of major social media platforms and how they are used by individuals and brands

Qualifications required:
● PR or media relations experience with luxury, fashion, retail or lifestyle brands; agency experience preferred (extensive internship experience will be considered)
● BA in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications, Marketing or related field

Why Optimist:
● Dynamic and supportive office culture
● Hybrid work schedule in a central office
● Opportunity to be part of a creative team
● Medical and dental benefits for full-time employees
● 401,000 for full-time employees
● PTO and generous vacation schedule
● Mobile phone reimbursement
● For more information: www.optimistconsulting.com

Interested candidates should apply by sending their CV and cover letter to [email protected] with the subject “Account coordinator”.

Salary according to experience.

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