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Goff Public seeks public relations account executive

| January 15, 2021

Goff Public, a top-ranked full-service communications agency based in Saint Paul, seeks a motivated, self-starter to join our public relations practice. The public relations account executive (AE) is responsible for day-to-day management and execution of client projects and accounts. Candidates should be comfortable working on multiple projects with a variety of clients in a fast-paced, team-focused environment.

Duties may include:

• Planning, coordinating and executing the firm’s work for assigned clients

• Writing press releases and op-eds

• Pitching stories to the media; building and nurturing relationships with reporters

• Developing media lists and distributing press releases

• Developing social media content and strategies

• Researching, writing, editing and proofreading materials

• Managing deadlines and working within account teams to contribute ideas and execute tasks

• Monitoring and analyzing media coverage and social media; preparing reports for internal teams or clients

• Developing presentations

• Providing communications and crisis communications advice; creating strategies and plans

• Participating in new business efforts, proposals and pitches

The desired candidate will:

• Actively contribute to team meetings

• Demonstrate knowledge of and understanding of the company’s values and capabilities

• Proactively seek and share information with colleagues

• Effectively collaborate with colleagues to solve problems for clients

• Provide top-quality service to clients


• 2-4 years of experience in public relations, communications or related fields

• Strong written and verbal communications skills

• Demonstrated writing and proofreading skills

• Excellent time management, project management and organizational skills

• Inquisitive, fast learner

• Ability to thrive in a fluid and collaborative environment

If you think you’d be great in this role, send an email telling us why, along with a resume and two writing samples to Sue Kuncio at by Monday, January 25.

Goff Public welcomes candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply. We believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture is fundamental to our success and provides employees the best opportunities to grow professionally and provide their highest value to clients and each other. A diverse workforce allows us to better serve our clients and our community as we provide strategies and insights on communicating and advocating effectively to and for all audiences.

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