Positions at anthonyBarnum

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anthonyBarnum Public Relations is looking for an account supervisor with at least five years of experience to join its growing team in Austin. The account supervisor is responsible for managing several campaigns autonomously. At this level, the account supervisor is charged with executing the campaign strategy aligned with the business and marketing priorities of the client organization. This role serves as both an advisor and leader on the totality of the campaign and is ultimately responsible for campaign outcomes. Account supervisors also oversee training of junior staff.

Applicants must include a cover letter to be considered for the position.

Responsibilities and Duties

The account supervisor holds a variety of responsibilities integral to maintaining key client and media relationships, including but not limited to:

  • Executing and managing total programs for clients based on strategic analysis of their campaign objectives, which may be created in collaboration with an account director or vice president.
  • Leading and overseeing numerous campaigns simultaneously.
  • Creating timelines to execute campaigns and managing internal team resources to do so.
  • Delegating components of campaigns to junior staff based on agency framework.
  • Executing on the highest levels of the campaign and supporting media relations.
  • Maintaining responsibility for all campaign work delivered to the client.
  • Ensuring hours and campaigns are maximized to benefit the client.
  • Managing and increasing, when needed, budgets of campaigns.
  • Beginning efforts to conceptualize the total execution of a campaign, from conceptualization to delivery and timelines of tactics.
  • Contributing to firm’s marketing and processes.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in public relations, primarily within an agency.
  • Required understanding and experience working with B2B technology companies.
  • Focus is primarily on national and trade media campaigns.
  • Bachelor of Arts or similar in English, journalism or other writing intensive subjects as well as PR, marketing and other related degrees.

Job Summary

anthonyBarnum Public Relations is looking for a senior account executive with at least four years of B2B experience to join its growing team in Austin. The senior account executive is responsible for managing several campaigns simultaneously. At this level, the senior account executive is charged with executing the campaign strategy aligned with the business and marketing priorities of the client organization.

Applicants must include a cover letter to be considered for the position.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Execute and manage tactical programs and elements for clients based on the strategic direction given by the account director, account supervisor or vice president leaders on the campaign.
  • Oversee numerous campaigns simultaneously.
  • Create timelines for executing campaigns and manage internal team resources to do so.
  • Delegate components of campaigns to junior staff.
  • Draft publishable on-message articles, press releases and pitches, while utilizing junior team members to review.
  • Ensure and monitor hours and campaigns are maximized to benefit the client.
  • Begin efforts to run campaigns more independently with guidance of senior team.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor of Arts or similar, majoring in English, journalism or other writing intensive subjects as well as PR, marketing and other related degrees.
  • Expectation is a minimum of 4+ years’ experience in B2B public relations, with most of that time in an agency/firm environment.
  • Only applicants with public relations agency experience will be considered for this role.

Job Summary
anthonyBarnum PR is looking for an intern to join our team in Austin. The intern will work closely with the account teams and is responsible for assisting and monitoring projects within specific campaigns under the direction of a supervisor.

Applicants must include a cover letter to be considered for the position.

Responsibilities and Duties

The role of an intern at anthonyBarnum has a variety of responsibilities necessary to maintaining a smooth working environment for all team members. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Drafting and editing media pitches, press releases and other collateral.
  • Coordinating media lists.
  • Working in-line with more senior team members’ account objectives.
  • Undertaking a variety of research on behalf of campaigns.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Class of 2018 or 2019 Graduates
  • Candidate is currently obtaining a bachelor’s degree (or a recent graduate), majoring in English, journalism or other writing intensive subjects.
  • Proven organizational skills and the ability to quickly adapt to new assignments, deadlines and conditions.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Developed interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a variety of team members across multiple accounts.
  • Love of social media.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.
  • Ability to work 3 to 4 days a week in the anthonyBarnum office.
  • Candidates with past PR internships or multiple relevant industry classes will be given priority.

Job Summary

anthonyBarnum PR is looking for an entry level PR professional with 6 months to 1.5 years of experience to join its growing team in Austin. The AAE will service multiple accounts, effectively supporting core public relations tasks with a keen understanding of the clients’ business and industry. This position also calls for a talented proofreader and editor who can help team members advance written deliverables. The applicant should have some PR agency or related experience.

Applicants must include a cover letter to be considered for the position.

Responsibilities and Duties

The role of AAE has a variety of responsibilities integral to maintaining key client and media relationships:

  • Writing polished, well organized and grammatically correct documents that require minimal revision.
  • Editing the work of others, critiquing and/or altering copy as needed to produce effective finished pieces.
  • Coordinating media lists.
  • Working in-line with more senior team members’ program objectives.
  • Undertaking a variety of research on behalf of campaigns.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor of Arts or similar, majoring in English, journalism or other writing intensive subjects.
  • Candidates who studied public relations or marketing should only apply if they possess excellent writing skills.
  • Previous experience within an agency or in-house environment where writing played a significant part in the role.
  • Six months to 1.5 years of PR-relevant professional experience.

Please submit resumes to leslie.lord@anthonybarnum.com.