Assistant Account Executive

R+A is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic individuals to join our team.

Candidates should have 1-3 years of work experience (inclusive of internships) with a demonstrated interest in the arts and culture. Positions require clear, technically proficient writing, strong verbal communication skills, and organization; critical and creative thinking, and the ability to work independently, in teams, and with clients. 

Responsibilities include: Writing press materials; pitching and working directly with the media; project management; support in developing media relations strategy, coordinating press events, and campaign planning and implementation; client reporting and liaising; and database management. 

This position is based in NY with current flexibility to work from home given the pandemic.

R+A is committed to supporting our team members’ professional development and we offer numerous benefits including: 

  • A positive and supportive team with opportunities for advancement 
  • A mentorship program to help all staff develop and grow
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Generous paid time off
  • An additional week of paid time off between Christmas and New Years
  • Free Citibike membership 
  • 401K with a 3% employer match 
  • Employer contributions to medical, dental and vision plans.
  • FSA (flexible spending account)
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits 
  • And much more

Positions available immediately. Currently enrolled students should not apply. 

R+A is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a more equitable arts community. Individuals of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please e-mail a resume and cover letter that specifically addresses why you are interested in a job in arts communications and at R+A specifically to careers@resnicow.com.

Please do not call to follow-up. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will only contact applicants invited for an interview.