Senior Associate

Website Montieth & Co.

Montieth & Company is hiring a full-time Senior Associate to assist our New York team
with public affairs, crisis management and media relations.

A candidate should have experience with city, state and federal government and
knowledge about policy-making, media relations, and exhibit intellectual curiosity and
self-motivation. Montieth&Co Associates are highly skilled, committed, self-driven,
responsible, hard-working and client-oriented individuals with diverse backgrounds,
knowledge and experience.

We take pride in helping our employees learn and grow with the company, and we
empower them to take initiative and maximize the benefits of our cross-border business model by working with our teams globally. In addition to meeting the qualifications listed below, a candidate should be available to start right away and make a commitment of at least one year from the starting date.

Description

A Senior Associate will spend most of their time working with the Head of our Public
Affairs practice on creating strategy proposals, strategy execution, daily client service,
new business, corporate initiatives, research and advancing the interests of our clients
in city, state and federal governments. He or she will work on securing interviews,
creating media and website content, pitching the reporters, organizing events, and
legislative monitoring. No job is too small or too big for our Senior Associates, who
provide critical support to our team and to the CEO.

Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Advanced knowledge of New York City, New York State and federal politics
  • Event organizing
  • Media knowledge and media communications (1 year minimum)
  • Community organizing
  • 4-6 years of overall work experience (internships and volunteer work excluded)
  • Has held a client-facing role for at least 2 years
  • Experience managing staff or interns is desirable
  • Excellent organizational and administrative skills.

Apply

Send your resume and cover letter to Katarina Matic at kmatic@montiethco.com.

We’re a growing, award-winning, global management advisory and strategic communications consultancy with an expanding cross-border client base. Our work has earned us ranking in New York Observer’s Most Powerful Financial PR Firms of 2018 List, an honor given to the industry’s most forward-thinking communication consultancies.

We operate across five practice groups and focus on three core competencies in the U.S. and EMEA media markets. Learn more at montiethco.com.

To apply for this job email your details to kmatic@montiethco.com