Senior Account Executive, Technology Communications

Montreal

Offre publiée le 2024-06-27

Edelman

Edelman has an amazing opportunity for someone looking to propel their career in strategic communications and join the Technology practice in Canada as a Senior Account Executive working on one of our largest Global Technology brands within Edelman.

Edelman Montreal is looking for dynamic and talented communications professional to join our team as a Senior Account Executive, working in our Technology sector.

The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience in earned media, message development, event management, as well as working knowledge of the consumer technology and B2B categories to join their Technology Team.

You will be given the opportunity to support communications for one of the most consequential brands in the world, helping to navigate the future of AI, cloud, gaming and more.

The ideal candidate will have a solid grasp of storytelling, hands-on experience in earned media, message development and event management, familiarity with media and social media analytical tools, and excellent writing skills.

Responsibilities :

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the Quebec news and media landscape and the ability to think through how best to pitch a client’s story to shrinking newsrooms.
  • Understand key client information, including business strategy, industry issues, products and services, key customers and competitors
  • Provide client service administration support; attend meetings, handle scheduling logistics, and draft agendas and recaps
  • Research, compile and analyze the media landscape as it pertains to technology and business influencers and outlets
  • Write, edit and proofread materials including press releases, pitch letters, fact sheets and client correspondence
  • Build lists and pitch media
  • Commit to continuous learning through internal and external training opportunities
  • Live the Edelman values (the relentless pursuit of excellence, freedom to be constantly curious and courage to do the right thing)

Qualifications

  • 1-3 years of related experience in earned media or communications experience working on enterprise technology, gaming, gadgets or consumer technology client files.
  • Excellent knowledge of the media landscape in Quebec.
  • Media relations experience would be valuable, as well as an understanding of how to compile and showcase media results with proactive analysis of message pull-through, tone of coverage, etc.
  • Solid grasp of all basic public relations tools, and how they affect the client. Experience using media monitoring tools and conducting coverage analysis is a definite asset.
  • Fundamental understanding of media outreach assignments, with the ability to apply experience and initiative to develop appropriate media strategies.
  • Excellent writing skills across various formats and media.
  • Great references from past employers.
  • Fluent in both French and English; and a deep understanding of the nuances of Quebecois culture

If you are passionate about the technology industry and bring earned media experience, please send your résumé and cover.

Only those candidates short listed for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in working with Edelman Canada.

14 hours ago