Golin New York is searching for a Director for our Consumer Media Relations team.
As Media Director in our consumer practice, you'll serve as a key leader in the development and execution of strategic media campaigns in the consumer lifestyle space. You will be a thought-leader and counselor to client leadership and agency partners as well as be responsible for securing top-tier media coverage across all media channels - traditional, digital and social leveraging your deep media relationships
What You'll Do:
Provide strategic counsel and build integrated media plans for clients in the men's and women's lifestyle, sports and food/beverage space.
Synthesize complex information around issues, adeptly dealing with difficult media situations
Immerse yourself in clients' industries, brands and past media coverage to lead to strategically minded plans.
Participate in client brainstorms and lead in the selling-in of Agency points of view.
Be an integral part of growing existing business and participating in new business pitches for the agency.
Develop strong client relationships based on the ability to think, react and act in a fast-paced environment.
Hold and set a high bar for smart and sound media ideas.
Collaborate with G4 team members (creative, planning and digital experts) to develop integrated programs and provide media leadership.
Stay on top of industry best practices, client and competitor brand activity, and ensure Golin delivers game-changing ideas and solutions
What You Have:
At least 9 years of PR agency with growing responsibilities
Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and presentation)
A collaborative spirit, results driven with the capacity to manage multiple priorities and work against deadlines
Ability to provide leadership and mentorship to a team located in multiple offices
Deep media relationships and proven success at garnering branded results for clients across earned, owned and paid media
A strong understanding of the media landscape in the categories of sports, entertainment and food/beverage and of the men's and women's lifestyle media landscape.
Solution-focused & results-driven
Inspired & Inspiring
Golin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.