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Interested in joining the team? We’re always looking for passionate, creative, collaborative and dedicated people in our Los Angeles and Sacramento offices.

Fiona Hutton & Associates is looking for a highly-driven, innovative communications pro to join our Los Angeles-based agency as an Account Supervisor or Director (depending on experience). Leading organizations turn to Fiona Hutton & Associates for solutions because we bring our A-game every single day. We’re problem-solvers – we truth squad, educate, motivate and mobilize with purpose to advance projects, manage crises, move public opinion and impact change.

This role is ideal for you if you seek a collaborative, fast-paced environment, fueled by a team of entrepreneurial-minded individuals. You will be on the frontline of high-profile issues, tackle new challenges and perform award-winning, creative work and have an unparalleled opportunity to grow in your career.

Recognized as one of the nation’s top independent communications firms, Fiona Hutton & Associates specializes in advocacy, public affairs, crisis management, digital communications, media relations and stakeholder engagement.  FHA consistently earns high marks in annual national rankings of public relations agencies, including 6th in PR Week’s list of Top 10 US Public Affairs agencies.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage integrated communications (creative, earned, owned, stakeholder engagement, digital) programs for corporate, trade association and public agency clients in collaboration with VPs and company President
  • Drive and manage robust media and outreach campaigns and own relationships with key reporters and stakeholder groups
  • Proactively contribute creative new strategies, tactics and ideas to advance client objectives
  • Execute and oversee development of top-notch content creation and communications tools – drive quality control
  • Oversee operational performance of accounts; establish, measure and achieve metrics, and manage client budgets
  • Serve as day-to-day contact with clients; address client issues effectively with support of senior leader
  • Supervise junior staff; set achievable goals for direct reports, delegate opportunities that challenge staff to grow and provide constructive feedback
  • Serve as mentor and drive professional development of junior staff
  • Participate in new business and contribute to organic growth, collaborate on proposals, presentations

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience in public affairs, public relations or politics. Prior experience working in a public relations/affairs agency required
  • Relationships with and/or knowledge of California’s leading business, trade, community/advocacy and labor organizations
  • Relationships with California news media and/or knowledge of California’s media landscape
  • Experience managing teams, mapping professional development and careers for junior team members
  • Awareness of importance of and commitment to driving culture – natural team builder by nature
  • Demonstrated track record of working across creative, earned, owned, stakeholder and digital media platforms
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Keen understanding and interest in evolving media trends and political/public affairs landscape
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills; articulate and able to communicate clearly and effectively with clients and external audiences
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple priorities
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with internal and external client teams
  • Bachelor’s Degree in public relations, communications or related experience

This full-time position will be in the company’s Los Angeles or Sacramento office. Position will offer a competitive salary and benefits package. 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to resume@fionahuttonassoc.com.

Fiona Hutton & Associates (FHA) is looking for a highly-driven, innovative communications pro to join our Los Angeles-based agency as a Senior Account Executive. Leading organizations turn to FHA for solutions because we bring our A-game every single day. We’re problem-solvers – we truth squad, educate, motivate and mobilize with purpose to advance projects, manage crises, move public opinion and impact change.

This role is ideal for you if you seek a collaborative, fast-paced environment, fueled by a team of entrepreneurial-minded individuals. You will be on the frontline of high-profile issues, tackle new challenges and perform award-winning, creative work with an unparalleled opportunity to grow in your career.

Recognized as one of the nation’s top independent communications firms, Fiona Hutton & Associates specializes in public affairs, advocacy, crisis management, digital communications, media relations and stakeholder engagement.  FHA consistently earns high marks in annual national rankings of public relations agencies, including 6th in PR Week’s list of Top 10 US Public Affairs agencies.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Implement communications programs for corporate, trade association, and public agency clients
  • Execute and oversee development of top-notch content creation – including press releases, fact sheets, website content and other press/media materials – drive quality control
  • Proactively contribute creative new strategies, tactics and ideas to advance client objectives
  • Execute media relations, stakeholder engagement and digital campaigns
  • Effectively interface with clients and actively participate in client meetings and conference calls
  • Supervise junior staff; set achievable goals for direct reports, delegate opportunities that challenge staff to grow and provide constructive feedback
  • Serve as mentor and drive professional development of junior staff
  • Participate in new business and contribute to organic growth, collaborate on proposals, presentations

Requirements

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in public affairs, public relations or politics. Prior experience working in a public relations/affairs agency preferred
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Demonstrated track record of working across creative, earned, owned, stakeholder and digital media platforms
  • Keen understanding and interest in evolving media trends and political/public affairs landscape
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills; articulate and able to communicate clearly and effectively with clients and external audiences
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple priorities
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with internal and external client teams
  • Bachelor’s Degree in public relations, communications or related experience

This full-time position will be in the company’s Los Angeles office. Position will offer a competitive salary and benefits package. 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to resume@fionahuttonassoc.com.

Fiona Hutton & Associates is looking for a highly-driven Account Coordinator to join our Los Angeles-based agency. This position provides a unique opportunity to create winning communications and public affairs programs for blue-chip clients and work with a passionate team of professionals and help grow one of California’s leading communications firms.

This role is ideal for someone looking to start their career in a collaborative, fast-paced environment, fueled by a team of entrepreneurial-minded individuals.

Leading organizations turn to Fiona Hutton & Associates for solutions because we bring our A-game every single day. We’re problem-solvers — we truth squad, educate, motivate and mobilize with purpose to advance projects, manage crises, move public opinion and impact change.

Recognized as one of the nation’s top independent communications firms, Fiona Hutton & Associates specializes in advocacy, public affairs, crisis management, digital communications, media relations and stakeholder engagement.  FHA consistently earns high marks in annual national rankings of public relations agencies, including 6th in PR Week’s list of Top 10 US Public Affairs agencies.

Primary Responsibilities & Job Description

  • Support the development of social channel (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube) engagement strategies and online community management
  • Provide superior client service including preparing press releases, media pitching, producing monitoring reports, attending client meetings and participating in conference calls
  • Prepare social media reports using online monitoring tools
  • Write, edit and proofread materials (press releases, strategy memos, presentations)
  • Understand and grow awareness of emerging media landscape (traditional, social and hybrid outlets), reporters, columnists and editorial writers
  • Conduct research to support collateral production and media engagement objectives
  • Coordinate creative content development
  • Exhibit a strong commitment to quality and pursuit of excellence
  • Take a proactive approach to provide support and engagement with senior team members
  • Keep up-to-date with emerging trends in traditional, digital and social media

Requirements 

  • Prior experience working in a public relations/affairs agency preferred
  • Passion for learning and working within emerging digital media trends
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple priorities
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with internal and external client teams
  • Strong interpersonal skills; articulate and able to communicate effectively with clients and external audiences
  • Bachelor’s Degree in public relations, journalism, communications, political science or related

This full-time position will be in the company’s Los Angeles office. Position will offer a competitive salary and benefits package. To apply, please submit cover letter and resume to resume@fionahuttonassoc.com with the subject line ‘Account Coordinator Application – [Your Name]’.

Don’t see an opening that fits your experience? Send us your resume anyway.
resume@fionahuttonassoc.com

Benefits

When you package the right team with the right tools, you get results.

CAREER MAPPING

Mentoring program

Professional development seminars

Lunch-and-Learns

Monthly agency convening

Annual/bi-annual performance reviews

WELLNESS

Health, dental and vision coverage

Paid time off

Flex/remote work policy

Healthy drinks and snacks

Open, modern office with natural light

FINANCIAL

Competitive salary and performance bonus structure

401k retirement program

Discounted entertainment tickets

Financial planning resources

Paid office parking

AND SOME FUN ALONG THE WAY

Team building events

Retreats

Employee recognition

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