Spitfire is seeking a Senior Account Executive to join our team in tackling the most critical social and environmental issues of our time. As a woman-owned firm, Spitfire’s values are rooted in one core principle: everyone belongs and has the power to spark change. Our work mirrors this. We’re relentless in our pursuit of opportunities to represent the best interests of people and the planet.
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree (degree requirements may be substituted for an equivalent combination of education, training and experience) and minimum of four years public relations agency or related professional experience. Must demonstrate superior writing and editing skills. Must have ability to help clients develop highly strategic communications plans. Demonstrated outstanding public speaking skills are preferred as are superior client service skills. A successful senior account executive is a highly motivated, self-starter who takes direction well but can also work independently, thrive on variety and can shift directions seamlessly.
Spitfire Strategies is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels within the organization. We recognize the importance of not viewing individuals based on a single identity and we thrive on being equitable in our recruitment process as well as in our efforts to be inclusive of all employees. We encourage all applicants regardless of gender, race, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, and other social identities to apply.
Spitfire offers a competitive pay and benefits package in an office with easy access to public transit. Position is available in Spitfire’s Washington, D.C. office.
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