Cultural Counsel is a mid-size consultancy focused on communications, strategic partnerships, and the development of public programming in the worlds of art, design and architecture. Founded in 2015, we were ranked in the Observer’s Top 50 PR firms in America in 2016 and 2017. Clients include an array of institutions, art fairs, galleries, and brands such as the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Creative Time, Creative Capital, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA), Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), Poster House, Red Bull Arts, and UTA Fine Arts. Cultural Counsel is located in lower Manhattan.
We are seeking a full-time Account Executive with at least 3 years of PR experience agency to join our result-oriented team of 15 publicists and professional writers. Strategies are developed through thoughtful independent research and interoffice collaboration. The role is client facing and will require attending events and travel.
+Build and execute strategies for clients
+Writing press releases and pitches quickly
+Pitch and place stories, and assist senior staff in coordination
+Maintain a strong understanding of culture industry-related matters, including news, programming, and events nationally
+Manage lists, pitch trackers, and reports
+Proactively monitor media and trends
+At least 3 years prior PR agency experience
+Excellent written and verbal communication skills
+Strong time management skills and ability to multitask
+Experience with client management
+Confident and well-informed story-teller
+Familiarity with Google Suite and PR Databases