Charles Zukow Associates (CZA) is a boutique public relations and marketing firm serving the arts & entertainment, lifestyle, hospitality, and retail industries. We specialize in public relations, social media, integrated marketing, media planning & buying, promotions, and beyond. We’re a small team with an array of individual experience and we’ve worked as the agency of record for iconic organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our current client roster includes American Conservatory Theater, Steve Silver’s Beach Blanket Babylon, Cirque du Soleil, Curran, Broadway San Jose, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Jack London Square, Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, San Francisco General Hospital Foundation, San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus, Winchester Mystery House and more. We owe our success to unparalleled access to local media, personal attention to our clients, and a creative flair for shaping and sharing a story.
We are looking for a Public Relations Account Coordinator [PRAC] to join our team who will be responsible for the administrative aspects of public relations. The PRAC will have an understanding of consumer PR practices, earned media, and strategic communications. We need a team member who knows the technology, tools and tactics essential to PR and Communications. And because we are a small team, we need someone who can assist with general office and administrative tasks when necessary. The PRAC will be essential to the everyday functions of the office by assisting other CZA team members across multiple accounts.
There is no typical day at CZA, but our AC’s responsibilities include:
Support the CZA team
Maintain and update press list, sourcing and curating relevant, niche media lists
Tracking coverage and maintaining PR reports
Assist with writing and distributing press materials
Researching client-specific industries
Review relevant editorial calendars
Variety of project work, depending on client needs
Assist with content creation and social media management
Maintain press release and media alert calendar
Participate in client brainstorm sessions
On-site support at performances and events
Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in the field of Public Relations / Marketing
Excellent interpersonal skills (written and verbal)
An understanding of traditional and evolving PR techniques
Relationships with local media a plus
Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Attention to detail
Strong problem-solving and ability to prioritize
Knowledge of Adobe Suite, Cision and MailChimp a plus
A healthy sense of humor and a positive, friendly attitude!
PERKS & BENEFITS
Health, Dental, Vision, Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance –100% paid by CZA
Two weeks paid vacation
Profit Share after 1 year
Monthly Data Plan Stipend
Access to San Francisco’s best events and performances
A fun and supportive team
Our Stellar Reputation
Impressive Client Roster
Apply here, submitting a cover letter, resume and two relevant writing samples (press releases preferred).