JConnelly—formerly JCPR—is a communications and marketing agency working with brands to help them expand awareness, connect and engage with clients and stakeholders, influence change, amplify online presence and build community. The firm has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. We are looking for creative, committed and collaborative talent—individuals with sharp minds, big ideas and a willingness to work hard to achieve extraordinary results. In exchange, we offer freedom from mediocrity, bureaucracy and office politics. We are seeking individuals who want to grow, hone their natural talents and be rewarded for their efforts.
Our Assistant Vice President will be responsible for supporting the Public Relations Department by providing the following services:
Offer top tier, national media relations and media counsel to clients and staff.
Work to proactively place favorable stories and develop strong placement track record.
Develop and execute media strategy and programming recommendations in support of a variety of clients.
Develop and implement creative strategic programs that produce superior media and business results for clients.
Leverage traditional media as well as digital/social media for PR programming and influencer outreach.
Monitor projects to ensure that deadlines and quality standards are met.
Set and meet campaign measurement and evaluation criteria.
Identify the training and development needs of junior staff and provides opportunities which enable staff members to reach their full potential.
Our ideal candidate has the following skills and experience:
5+ years of agency experience.
Proven results executing campaigns that leverage traditional, broadcast, social and digital media.
Successful track record in securing media placements for clients
Experience managing multiple deadlines and a variety of projects simultaneously.
This individual should possess the following characteristics:
Superior interpersonal skills
Strong work ethic
JConnelly is a proven leader in building, promoting and protecting corporate and personal brands. The agency’s unique PR Core+ approach combines the proven power of public relations with a full spectrum of integrated communications services.
The agency uses media relations, video, content, social, branding and graphic design to meet clients’ business objectives. With offices in New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C. JConnelly has the ability to activate globally. For more information, visit www.JConnelly.com.