Public Relations Account Executive – SASQUATCH AGENCY

Sasquatch is looking for a motivated PR professional to join
its team. This person will help execute communication tactics for our clients
in the food, beverage, outdoor, and tourism industries. The ideal candidate
will be versatile, with the ability to work in a collaborative fashion with integrated
account teams. Experience in media relations is required; and a working knowledge
of the beer, food, and/or outdoor recreation industries is strongly desired.  Responsibilities·     
Work on integrated account teams and be a
strong, strategic voice for the PR practice within the agency·     
Think strategically and ensure PR initiatives align
with clients’ over-arching brand positions and business goals·     
Research media landscape and potential editorial
connections and opportunities. Help compile and curate media and opportunity lists·     
Tell brand and product stories, and connect
media to useful, relevant information ·     
Communicate with a wide variety of media while representing
clients in a professional, friendly manner·     
Work closely with the social media team to
ensure media, influencer, and social media programs are well aligned·     
Go all-in for clients’ brands and products both
in and out of the office·     
Compile coverage highlights and metrics for
client reports ·     
Some travel required Required Skills and
ExperienceAn account executive at Sasquatch Agency will have at least 2-3
years of experience in public relations at an agency or in-house.  Preferred Qualifications·     
Experience in building and maintaining media
relationships, providing media contacts with useful, relevant information on
behalf of clients·     
Experience working directly with clients·     
Solid writer with ability to write both formally
and casually; copywriting experience a plus·     
Excellent research skills, including experience
with PR tools such as Meltwater·     
Familiarity with the social media landscape and
can speak intelligently about how it should fit in a marketing mix  About SasquatchSasquatch is a 23-year-old Portland-based marketing agency
specializing in working with companies that eat, drink, and play.