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Account Supervisor – Financial Services – BackBay Communications – Boston

September 22, 2021

BackBay Communications, an integrated public relations, content development, and digital marketing agency focused on the financial services sector, is seeking an Account Supervisor, based in our Boston office. We are looking for a mid-level professional with 5+ years of agency or corporate experience working with financial services companies, to be the point person for client relationships, pitch the media, write news releases, and handle clients’ social media.

Responsibilities

  • Support and work closely with group head
  • Help manage client account teams
  • Implement effective integrated communications programs for multiple clients
  • Provide strategic client counsel
  • Oversee the development of public relations and marketing materials
  • Develop and nurture relationships with media and other influencers
  • Help client teams with story development

Qualifications

  • Proactive, smart, professional, knowledgeable about business and economic news
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 5 years’ public relations/communications agency and/or corporate PR experience, with a financial services focus
  • Demonstrated writing, editing/proofreading and verbal/presentation skills
  • Ability to develop and manage integrated communications programs
  • Project management experience, and highly organized with ability to juggle multiple projects, meet tight deadlines, be proactive, own initiatives and execute to completion

Benefits

  • Health and dental insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Three weeks of vacation, holidays, birthdays off
  • Volunteer days
  • Summer Fridays every other week
  • Collaborative environment
  • Growing agency with opportunities for advancement

About BackBay Communications

BackBay Communications is a 16-year-old strategic integrated communications firm focused on the financial services sectors, including private equity, investment management, financial technology, and ESG/Impact investing. BackBay is highly regarded for its thought leadership initiatives and relationships with the business media. With offices in Boston and London, BackBay serves companies across the United States and Europe, and elsewhere through strategic partnerships. BackBay offers a competitive salary, full benefits package, great work environment and opportunity for advancement. Contact If interested, please send cover letter and resume to jobs@backbaycommunications.com with the subject line: Account Supervisor Job – Boston.

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