Assistant Account Executive | New Orleans

Creating stories that compel, inspire and educate. The Ehrhardt Group team members consistently deliver high quality work and offer clients their best ideas and time. Are you someone with strong organization skills, a creative thought process and a desire to accomplish goals and complete projects within a designated timeframe? Then you may be a good fit for our team.

Assistant Account Executives (AAEs) at TEG are an important part of each client team, playing an integral supportive role to the success of achieving client goals. Key job functions include executing media relations, extensive writing, including press releases, media advisories and newsletters, monitoring media coverage, meeting coordination and so much more.

We’re looking for someone who is great at building relationships, has strong organizational skills, is driven to learn and grow and is open to feedback, while working collaboratively within their client teams.


JOB LOCATION

The Ehrhardt Group

1100 Poydras Street, Suite 1325

New Orleans, LA 70163


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assisting with creative media angles
  • Drafting content and media materials
  • Pitching media attendance at events
  • Client based research
  • Media monitoring
  • Media list management
  • Social media content planning and drafting
  • Assisting onsite at media interviews, appearances, press conferences and other events
  • Assisting with event planning and implementation

PROFESSIONAL ATTRIBUTES/CAPABILITIES

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • AP style expertise
  • News media familiarity, specifically digital, broadcast, social and print
  • Responsive to feedback and direction
  • Team oriented
  • Organizational skills, particularly time management
  • Initiative and drive to exceed expectations
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving approach to issues
  • Willingness to learn and grow

REPORTS TO

Account Executives, Senior Account Executives, Account Supervisors, Director of Public Affairs, VP of Account Services, agency leadership


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications, political science, marketing, liberal arts, business or related discipline
  • Minimum of 0-2 years previous experience

WHAT TEG OFFERS

Comprehensive, competitive benefit package including employer-sponsored health care, matching 401k contributions, flexible spending account, free downtown parking 7 days a week.

Access to a flexible work policy and generous PTO.

A fun, fast-paced environment with a driven, passionate set of professionals that enjoy spending time together in and outside of the office.

Opportunities for career growth and professional development. TEG sponsors and encourages staff to join local organizations, volunteer and get involved in the local community whenever possible.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to info@TEGPR.com.