Account Executive

Derris is seeking Account Executives to join the Brand Strategy & Lifestyle and the Strategic Communications divisions. Both divisions work with some of the most innovative companies within various disciplines including: finance, start-ups, media, tech, health care, real estate, sports, fashion, beauty, food, health and wellness, non-profit and crisis.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage several diverse accounts
  • Day-to-day communication with clients
  • Mentor junior staff
  • Help to develop, spearhead and execute tactical and strategic client objectives
  • Cultivate relationships and interact with the media


Job Requirements:

  • 2-4 years communications experience
  • Agency experience preferred
  • Ability to think through communication strategies and deliver tangible results
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work both independently and in a dynamic, high energy, team-oriented atmosphere
  • Detail oriented, must be able to manage multiple clients and meet strict deadlines
  • Comfortable working across fields