Public Relations Account Supervisor, Energy

Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Houston, Texas

2016-09-12, 20:12:16


Job Description

Hill+Knowlton Strategies is seeking a bright, confident and dynamic Account Supervisor to join the Houston energy team. The AS will primarily be responsible for handling day-to-day client communications plans in the energy sectors (power/utilities, renewables, oil/gas), conducting media relations outreach, writing communications content, contributing to overall PR strategy and providing direction/mentorship to junior staff.



  • Undergraduate degree, preferably in Communications, Journalism or Public Relations
  • At least 6 years of public relations experience, agency experience preferred
  • Extensive energy industry knowledge (power & utilities, wind / solar, oil & gas) with relevant media contacts is a must
  • Experience pitching media and crafting media strategy
  • Superb writing and editing skills (proven ability to write and edit press releases, plans, op-eds, talking points, social media content, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Associated Press style guidelines
  • Proven ability to successfully manage projects and client deliverables
  • High level of comfort communicating with clients
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to prioritize and multi-task in a dynamic, creative, challenging and fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Entrepreneurial, business-minded outlook and a strong desire to work for the best energy practice in the country
  • Positive attitude and deadline-oriented ​