Posted in General Business 6 days ago.
Location: Miami, Florida
As the world's leading global communications firm, with thousands of employees in 65 cities worldwide, Edelman has helped governments and corporations enhance their ability to speak to global publics for more than six decades. Today, Edelman is recognized as a leader in helping clients engage in constructive social dialogue internationally on some of the world's most critical issues. Edelman is also known for evolving, promoting, and protecting some of the world's most iconic and celebrated brands. We aspire to do work that moves people. Spanning beyond sectors and areas of expertise, we are fanatics about finding an insight or truth that will inform smart strategy, breakthrough creative, and brilliant programming for our clients.
Based in Miami, the International Affairs (IA) team is in search of a talented Assistant Account Executive (AAE) to join its ranks, with a dual role focused on project management and media relations. The IA team develops targeted communications campaigns for clients, including governments, international NGOs, global corporations and others. We know national and international media, understand cultural nuances, have lived and worked overseas, and support a variety of client projects ranging from short-term work to large, multi-faceted campaigns. We work independently as well as collaboratively with diverse teams across Edelman's global network. The team's current areas of expertise include media relations, reputation building and crisis and issue preparedness and management in the areas of transportation, travel and hospitality and government. The team is also the go-to network resource for work in the Puerto Rico market.
The AAE will support all aspects of our work-from conducting independent research projects to preparing first drafts of messaging material to supporting large accounts through project management to executing media relations work in Latin America, the U.S. and internationally -and will need to possess solid writing abilities, international experiences/perspectives, a willingness to work in a fast-paced environment, and an entrepreneurial mindset.
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Edelman is a global communications firm that partners with businesses and organizations to evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Our 6,000 people in more than 60 offices deliver communications strategies that give our clients the confidence to lead and act with certainty, earning the trust of their stakeholders. Our honors include the Cannes Lions Grand Prix for PR; Advertising Age's 2019 A-List; the Holmes Report's 2018 Global Digital Agency of the Year; and, five times, Glassdoor's Best Places to Work. Since our founding in 1952, we have remained an independent, family-run business. Edelman owns specialty companies Edelman Data & Intelligence (DxI) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, lifestyle).
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