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PR Account Executive

Powerhouse Communications

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Powerhouse Communications

Do you consider yourself to be a PR powerhouse? Does the thought of securing a meaty story or broadcast segment make you jump for joy? If so, we have something in common! Powerhouse Communications is looking for an experienced Account Executive to join our growing team! Applicants must have 2-4 years of PR agency experience.

This role requires a strong track record in national and lifestyle media and will be responsible for developing and implementing public relations programs for our consumer clients. He/she will act as a client-facing lead on accounts and will be responsible for day-to-day execution of client campaigns. The ideal candidate will have ample experience pitching the media and approaching all aspects of work with a strategic mindset. Creativity and an eye for developing shareable social content is also a major plus!

Primary Responsibilities Aka Opportunities to Shine!

  • Client communication and account management
  • Develop strong written materials including compelling pitches and press releases
  • Conduct aggressive media relations outreach
  • Develop and execute comprehensive PR plans
  • Conduct media research and nurture media/influencer relationships on behalf of agency and clients
  • Assist with social media content development and platform management
  • Crisis communications support
  • Some social media analytics reporting


  • A bachelor’s degree in public relations or related field
  • 2-4 years of public relations agency experience is required
  • Strong portfolio of PR copywriting and media relations results
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Must have attention to detail, positive attitude and
  • Proactive self-starter that also possesses highly developed teamwork skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Interest in consumer, restaurant and CPG industries
  • Strong writing, proofreading, and editing skills using AP Style
  • Full-time availability (Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.; Fridays are optional work-from-home days)
  • Photo-editing using Adobe Illustrator programs (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) is a plus

The Powerhouse Culture

Fact: Happy employees produce the best work.

Powerhouse Communications is an agency that fosters creativity and rewards hard work. We celebrate our wins together and work as a team to play off each other’s strengths and experience. We are busy and we love it! The Powerhouse office is a creative, high-energy workspace where only good vibes are allowed, and brainstorms are fun and productive. And, sometimes we like to give our brains a rest over office lunches, happy hours and offsite bonding events. Every Powerhouse has a different personality, but we all share a common goal… provide the absolute best work for our clients and the agency!

Powerhouse Communications offers competitive PTO & salary, Health Insurance, 401k program, “Work from Home” Fridays, performance bonuses, frequent catered lunches, offsite events, and ongoing education. If you’re interested in joining the award-winning Powerhouse team, send your cover letter and resume to

Powerhouse Communications HQ
950 W. 17th St., Ste. F
Santa Ana, CA 92706

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