Account Executive – Golf

October 30, 2020


Position Title: Account Executive – Golf

Location: Chicago Office

Closing Date: When filled


Position Summary:

 

KemperLesnik is one of Chicago’s best and brightest paces to work. The agency is seeking a trained travel industry public relations and marketing professional to join the agency as an account executive. This person will be an integral part of a team of marketing communications professionals developing and implementing integrated marketing programs in the golf business, including golf products, resorts and destinations. These programs will include brand positioning, media relations, social media, digital marketing, content marketing and advertising.

 

This person must have a knowledge of and experience in golf. This person should also be capable of managing many projects at once while delivering consistent and high-level results. The designated role will work to build inbound resort bookings by implementing branding, media relations, social media and advertising strategies.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Spearhead media relations activities
  • Write media correspondence, strategy documents, PR plans and other agency/client materials
  • Implement social media programs
  • Lead content marketing programs
  • Develop and implement advertising and other marketing communications strategies
  • Monitor, measure, track and report on all program results
  • Work as part of a team of professionals (junior and senior)
  • Manage client relationships

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing or journalism
  • 1-4 years of corporate or agency public relations experience
  • Love of and experience in golf
  • Demonstrable knowledge of social media
  • Demonstrable knowledge of media relations
  • Track record in travel industry marketing and public relations
  • Exceptional communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience working as part of a team
  • A strong work ethic
  • An entrepreneurial spirit
  • Strong understanding of and experience/interest in travel, resorts and destinations

 

 

KemperLesnik Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer