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Account Supervisor, Digital - Financial Communications

Daniel J. Edelman Holdings
New York, NY 10007
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Edelman is a leading global Communications Marketing firm that partners with many of the worlds largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman was named one of Advertising Ages Agency to Watch in 2014; one of Forbes 14 Most Influential Agencies of 2014; and The Holmes Reports 2013 Global Agency of the Year. Edelman was awarded the Grand Prix Cannes Lion for PR in 2014 and was among Glassdoors Best Places to Work for the third time in 2014. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Intelligence (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, experiential), a joint venture with United Talent Agency.

Edelman is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Edelman Financial Communications & Capital Markets is a boutique strategic consultancy with the reach and resources of a leading global communications marketing firm. We advise public and private companies on strategic communications and investor relations to help effectively position them with the financial community during transformative events as well as during the normal course of business. Our offering includes M&A, IPOs and spin-offs, crises, shareholder activism and IR. We also have a leading practice providing strategic communications counsel and support to firms in the alternative asset management and broader capital markets space. Clients choose to work with us because of our specialized and experienced financial communications team, our ability to provide the full range of Edelmans services (such as digital and social media, public affairs and employee engagement) as well as our ability to access Edelmans global network with more than 65 offices around the world.

We are seeking a highly motivated and hardworking digital strategist with demonstrated interest and experience in financial communications.

We are looking to add a digital-focused Account Supervisor to our growing team in New York, where we advise many of the largest and most recognizable US and global brands. The candidate will be part of our specialized team of financial communications practitioners, gaining broad exposure to Edelman senior leadership and supporting on all core digital work. This Account Supervisor will help lead and support digital and social media work including content creation, organic and paid social media strategy and execution, analytics and measurement, social media thought leadership, and community management.

While theres no typical day in this role, we are looking for a team member who can roll with the punches and be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. Additionally, this role requires someone who is invigorated by challenges, complex subject matter, and thinking creatively on behalf of companies.

The ideal candidate will have a natural curiosity and passion for all things digital and social with experience in content creation, analytics, and digital strategy to back it up. This individual must also be willing to grow as an account leader and take an active role in strategically driving digital account work and building client relationships.


  • Write clear, persuasive, original copy for brand and executive social media accounts
    Support day-to-day account management and serve as a digital point of contact, anticipating client needs and ensuring quality control.
  • Help set the strategy for and support drafting materials, including quarterly or annual communications plans, content strategies, etc.
  • Consistently produce high-quality internal and external communications content
  • Closely track digital communications and marketing trends to bring fresh thinking and best practices to clients
  • Coordinate with other disciplines (paid media, design, tech, etc.) as needed
  • Assist in building and marketing an emerging digital offering within the Financial Communications group
  • Contribute to the operational performance of accounts, ensuring quality work, deadline and budget adherence
  • Address client issues thoughtfully and effectively
  • Build relationships with third-party influencers and internal business partners to meet client needs
  • Delegate to junior staff and help motivate and coach team members; manage up to senior staff consistently providing feedback that helps drive efficiency
  • Contribute to business growth through introducing clients to new capabilities, building network of industry contacts and participating in relevant professional organizations
  • Commit to continuous learning and improvement of leadership skills Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Edelmans values (Quality, Integrity, Respect, Entrepreneurial Spirit, Mutual Benefits) and Code of Ethics and Business Conduct

Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 4-6 years of post-graduate, relevant professional experience in public relations, digital marketing, social media, advertising, consulting, media, publishing or a related field.
  • Bachelors degree is required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Deep understanding of social media platforms and the digital ecosystem
  • Previous experience serving as a main point of contact for clients with a proven ability to manage projects within budget, a passion for creative thinking and experience partnering with creative teams and designers. They should be able to speak to previous responsibilities developing and executing plans to meet measurable client goals, as well as ability to juggle different tasks.
  • Experience managing across levels and teams, demonstrated ability to delegate and accurately judge and edit the work of others, and have an unrelenting commitment to excellence.
  • Experience in financial services, financial communications, asset management, crisis communications or banking is a plus.
    Graphic design experience and proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud is a big plus.

Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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