Ogilvy is seeking a middle-level communications professional as a Senior Account Executive to work off-site to provide media relations support in a government client’s busy press office. This opportunity requires an exceptionally organized professional who can seamlessly manage the rigors of an important and often demanding government communications environment.
The successful candidate will be on the frontlines of a busy press shop talking to the media every day about complex, hot-button issues. No two days are exactly alike. The candidate must have the ability to assimilate new information quickly, be attentive to detail, and have a strong work ethic. He or she will need to quickly become familiar with the client and its spokespeople, hot topics, relevant key reporters and producers, and complex messaging.