Account Supervisor, Public Relations


About Golin:

We are a global public relations agency with one mission: to make the best work of our lives and to create change that matters. At a time when earning attention has never been more important, we have redefined the role of public relations with a focus on brave ideas, bold insights and maximum impact for the profoundly diverse marketplace. For more than 60 years, we’re proud some of the world’s most iconic and beloved companies trust Golin to promote and protect their reputations, building deeper relationships with their consumers, customers, and employees. To learn more about Golin visit:

Why Work for Us?

We are a global agency of 1,600 bright and eager individuals collaborating in more than 40 cities around the globe. Some in offices, some working remotely. But regardless of our geographies, our passion for collaboration is the #1 reason clients and colleagues enjoy working with us.

Our passion for working together isn’t new for us…it started 60 years ago when our founder insisted that personal egos be set aside for the greater good of the agency. Because he knew great work starts with inspired teamwork. Our love for working together is how we get clients and colleagues to work with us and stay with us for decades, and it’s how we launch brands, build careers, win awards and make everlasting friendships.

We are ready to Go All In for you…

Because we promise that together, we will make the best work of our lives and create change that matters. If this mission sounds like something you could wake up to every morning, then read on.

Position Details

Account Supervisor, Public Relations
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL


You’ll serve as a key client contact to help lead, develop and execute communications programs across a variety of platforms, manage various client relationships, work with a talented cross-functional team and help to ensure the success of client programs.

You will:

  • Hold and set a high bar for smart and sound ideas, flawless execution of client programs and internal project management that span the globe. 
  • Serve as an integral member of the account team addressing the varied and changing needs of clients, proactively providing ideas and solutions 
  • Collaborate with G4 team members (creative, planning and digital experts) to develop and execute integrated campaigns that can work cross-channel 
  • Develop strong client relationships based on the ability to think, react and act in a fast-paced environment 
  • Help manage the budget, manage timely billing and reporting, and work with Agency finance team. 
  • Stay on top of industry best practices, client and competitor brand activity, and ensure Golin delivers game-changing ideas and solutions


  • Direct access to a large team of seasoned and talented professionals who will not only help improve your work but establish a path for you to grow within Golin long term 
  • Ability to work and learn cross-functionally within a large, diverse account with many different workstreams 
  • Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hone and execute best-in-class media and client relations for a global retailer


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or related field with 6-8 years’ experience at a PR, Digital or Integrated Marketing Agency – retail experience a plus! 
  • A champion of diverse talent who proactively cultivates an inclusive culture and uses cultural competence to drive agency and client’s business forward 
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and presentation) 
  • Proven ability to develop work that is client-ready with minimal oversight 
  • Experience managing budgets and resources 
  • Have a good understanding of client business to provide agency points of view and identify opportunities 
  • A collaborative spirit, results driven with the capacity to manage multiple priorities and work against deadlines 
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills; able to work quickly under pressure, handling and prioritizing multiple assignments


Trying to create the best work of our lives and change that matters can be both physically and mentally draining, which is why Golin offers the following perks we strongly urge our employees to utilize:

  • Unlimited time off 
  • Extended Leave 
  • Monthly wellness stipend 
  • Tuition reimbursement 
  • 401K matching program 
  • Training and career pathing 
  • Community service opportunities

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