In Philadelphia, we need a

Manager, Public Relations

Allen & Gerritsen is seeking a rising public relations star to join its Philadelphia office as a Manager, Public Relations. The Manager will be an integral member of a collaborative, award-winning public relations practice that exists within a top Philadelphia advertising agency. (Our department’s recent awards include the Shorty Awards, PR Week, and the PR Daily Awards.) This is a unique opportunity to gain hands-on and meaningful experience at an established agency, creating campaigns shoulder-to-shoulder with colleagues in paid, shared, and owned content. The sky’s the limit when it comes to growing your career with the A&G PR team!

We want to hear from you if:

  • You love to write. If somebody asks you to name the top three things you’re really good at, storytelling is on the list. You’ve applied those skills to draft key messaging, press releases, bylines, and op-eds.
  • You’ve worked in agency land for a few years and are eager for a new challenge with a lot of running room to grow an agency and your career.
  • You’re a self-starter and have experience acting autonomously, but you’re still eager to learn from your broader team.
  • You’re open to not being a specialist; instead, you’ll relish the ability to apply your creativity to a range of accounts, tasks, and industries, from consumer to B2B to healthcare. You embrace the idea that “variety is the spice of professional life.”
  • You have solid media relationships and can share examples with us of pitches that you’ve converted from smart ideas into secured placements.  
  • You have experience managing projects from start to finish, and you instill confidence in your colleagues that you’ll get the job done.
  • You love to consume the news and stay up-to-date with current trends, especially within your clients’ industries.
  • You’re a “glass half full” person who views challenges as great opportunities to grow and move the needle for your clients. 

Day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Serve as a client contact/relationship manager; manage day-to-day account activities with the support of the broader PR team
  • Actively engage in media relations efforts and build relationships with reporters in key client industries
  • Work with the broader PR team to brainstorm, develop and implement campaign strategies and tactics
  • Serve as a member of the A&G Instant team
  • Oversee account management and client reporting
  • Participate in the new business process
  • Manage interns and associates on account work

If you've already mentally checked a bunch of these boxes, hit that Apply button. Let's see if we're a match.

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