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Account Executive - Portland

Quinn Thomas is seeking a talented communications professional at the Account Executive level to join our growing team in Lake Oswego, Oregon. This person will play an integral role supporting a diverse portfolio of corporate and business association accounts and advocacy campaigns in the healthcare and manufacturing industries. The ideal candidate will have 2-4 years of corporate communications and public affairs experience and a desire to continue to grow and learn professional communications skills.

Quinn Thomas provides integrated communications for clients who want to change their narrative and need a tireless and creative partner to lead that effort. We’re a young agency that is rapidly growing in the Pacific Northwest, and we’re looking for the right person to support a stellar client roster and agency growth in the market.

Responsibilities:

• Develop communications plans and projects that deliver client results across media relations, stakeholder management, third-party advocacy, and creative strategy
• Provide account/ client support with minimal oversight
• Deliver superior project management and reporting across all account teams
• Write content for multiple audiences and various communication channels across corporate communications, public relations and public affairs
• Serve in a client-facing role and as the account manager’s second-in-command across account teams
• Mentor junior staff and collaborate with colleagues to advance firm operations

Qualifications:

• 2-4 years of experience in corporate communications and public affairs; experience in healthcare communications preferred
• Demonstrated experience in media and stakeholder relations, social media strategy, content development, website, event management, brand creative management and communications research
• Demonstrated ability to distill complex public policy issues into communications and messages that will move audiences to action
• Demonstrated ability to incorporate public opinion research into communication plans and deliverables
• Demonstrated ability to write for multiple audiences and a variety of communications channels
• Ability to manage creative projects
• Must work well within a small, high-performing team environment
• Willing to travel the Northwest for client engagements and projects

Full-Time Employee Benefits:

• Salary is highly competitive with Northwest marketplace and marketing communications industry standards
• Flexible work schedule grounded in QT’s core values
• Employer-sponsored medical benefits
• Health savings account fully funded by Quinn Thomas
• Paid medical leave (maternity, paternity, illness, caring for a sick family member)
• Employer-sponsored 401 (k) plan with matching and profit-sharing opportunities
• Opportunity for annual bonus and performance–based spot bonuses
• Employer-sponsored professional learning and development program
• Employer-sponsored networking, conferences and industry events
• Staff time allocated to quarterly philanthropic contributions important to team
• Three weeks of accrued paid-time-off (PTO) in the first year of tenure
• Four weeks of accrued PTO after first year of tenure
• 7 ½ days of paid time off for holidays

TO APPLY

Please email a resume and cover letter to careers@quinnthomas.com. No phone calls please.

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