Strategic communications consultancy, with offices in downtown Chicago and Milwaukee, seeks an accomplished and ambitious vice president to join our growing team. Our clients include many of the world's leading corporations and non-profits, as well as mid- and small-size companies. Our work for them includes strategic media relations, executive positioning, issues/crisis planning and management, employee and labor communications, sustainability/CSR communications and social/digital strategies.
Vice Presidents at Reputation Partners play a critical role in directing the overall success of the firm, especially as it relates to ensuring the consistent delivery of quality client counsel and work product, developing and mentoring staff and contributing to new business efforts. Specifically, this position is responsible for maintaining and growing client relationships, developing high-level communications strategies, directing the firm’s account staff on client work, coaching/developing staff, and actively contributing to new business efforts. The Vice President position is an exempt position.
The ideal vice president candidate will have at least seven years of public relations consulting experience. Candidates must have substantial agency experience and demonstrated expertise in media relations, account and people management, and strategic planning and writing. He/she should also be a team player, be an independent problem solver, and a track record of effectively juggling multiple clients/projects. Candidates should be comfortable operating in a fast-paced, collaborative environment that recognizes and rewards excellence and results.
We offer interesting work, extensive opportunities for learning and professional growth, as well as excellent work-life balance. Our competitive pay and benefits include health care, 401(K), merit-based profit sharing, a generous time-off/vacation policy, summer hours, paid sabbaticals for long-term employees and more.