Now Hiring: Vice President

Posted on Jul 12, 2018


Summary 

Pivot PR, a dynamic and rapidly growing public relations agency in Charlotte, N.C., is seeking a highly motivated public relations professional to serve as its Vice President. This role requires deep communication acumen, leadership, project management skills and creativity. As a virtual agency, the Vice President will have the freedom and new-age mentality to thrive with top-tier brands like Dunkin’ Donuts, AvidXchange, MillBridge, Getzner, SMD, Parry’s Pizzeria and Mercedes Cotchery, all within a traditional agency framework. 

 

Responsibilities 

  • Serve as the main point-of-contact for all major accounts 
  • Manage and develop the Pivot PR team to ensure client success and professional growth by employees 
  • Create customized and strategic public relations plans 
  • Execute communication tactics including: 
  • Content Creation: media materials, blogs, social media, web copy, white papers, case studies, technical articles and award nominations 
  • Media/Influencer Relations: build lists, develop creative pitches, outreach, coordinate and monitor 
  • Community Relations: identify and develop synergistic partnerships that create community-based programs which serve both parties 
  • Events: coordinate and execute client events such as grand openings, press conferences, ribbon cuttings, groundbreakings, etc.  
  • Social Media: develop social media strategies and oversee team execution 
  • Crisis Communications: develop crisis communication plans and execute should a situation occur 
  • Project manage and organize campaigns by setting agendas, timelines, following-up, recording billable hours, and creating detailed monthly reports 
  • Assist with new business meetings and proposals 

Qualifications 

  • A bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, mass communications or marketing  
  • At least eight years of relevant marketing or public relations experience including  
  • At least three years of agency experience 
  • Strong AP-style writing skills; must provide writing samples and perform writing test 

 

Compensation 

This is a six-figure opportunity dependent upon experience and profit sharing. 15-days PTO.