The professional atmosphere Profiles, Inc. offers is unprecedented. Our open-office environment encourages teamwork, creative thinking and peer collaboration. The small firm dynamic guarantees that no idea, thought, employee or client goes unheard. Profiles is known for developing some of the most innovative and inspiring public relations and social media strategies, advertising campaigns, and event concepts in the industry because our unique approach facilitates out-of-the-box thinking.
Similarly, Profiles seeks like-minded applicants who are enthusiastic about contributing to our creative and hardworking team. We are always accepting resumes for those who are interested in public relations, marketing, social media and special events for full-time employment, freelance opportunities and/or our internship program. Due to the size of the company, our interns, employees and freelancers are integral parts of the team. Applicants should be personable, extremely detail-oriented and hardworking.
We are currently seeking candidates for a Senior Account Executive position. Applicants should possess a bachelor’s degree and have a minimum of 4 years of experience in public relations, communications or other related areas, with previous agency experience preferred. The Senior Account Executive will be primarily responsible for providing strategic counsel on client programs and issues, serving as the day-to-day account lead for numerous accounts, and managing junior level staff. Other responsibilities may include:
- Develop and implement strategic public relations and marketing programs that meet client goals and objectives
- Write and/or edit media materials, client communication and correspondence
- Provide direct senior-level client support and implementation of strategies
- Maintain ongoing client contact
- Identify opportunities for additional account development and growth
- Establish relationships with local, regional and national media
- Secure strategic media coverage
- Coordinate all aspects of client events (event conceptualization, logistics management, budget oversight, material development, etc.)
- Launch and maintain social media programs
- Develop branding (and re-branding) and messaging packages
- Compose content for marketing collateral (websites, brochures, fact sheets, etc.)
- Create and manage client budgets and reports
Candidates must be able to work in a team environment, possess strong writing and verbal communications skills, have knowledge of PR and social media tools, and be able to manage multiple accounts on a daily basis. Candidates must have strong organizational, time-management and interpersonal skills. Additionally, candidates should have basic knowledge of social media platforms (yes, we want you to be on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at work), have the ability to think creatively and work well in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. Our ideal candidate comes to work with a smile and has a very strong work ethic.
To submit your cover letter and resume for the position, click here. Please include salary requirements.
Throughout the year, we welcome several collegiate students to our internship program and provide them with meaningful opportunities gaining valuable experience in the public relations, marketing and events industries. At Profiles, our interns don’t run coffee; they’re part of our team. Our interns have gone on to work with such organizations as Baltimore magazine, Habitat for Humanity, University of Maryland College Park’s Athletics Department, Under Armour, Visit Baltimore and countless other prestigious companies. Others have used their experience at Profiles to pursue graduate degrees, become entrepreneurs in the PR industry and find opportunities abroad.
Interns at Profiles are responsible for an assortment of professional duties including, but not limited to: drafting media materials, media database management (including training of Vocus), developing content for social media platforms, media tracking, planning special events, coordinating promotions and learning the day-to-day workings of a PR firm.
Our internships are for credit or experience only and we welcome applicants of all college levels and majors.
How to apply for freelance opportunities, internships and jobs
Those interested in working with the Profiles team should click here and complete the form.
We look forward to hearing from you!