Southard Freeman Communications is Hiring

Southard Freeman Communications has an immediate opening for an Account Executive to work out of its New Jersey office.

It’s looking for a PR generalist with a minimum 2-3 years of experience in consumer product PR (not including internships), toys and/or food expertise a plus. The ideal candidate has worked at a PR agency prior vs. in-house.

The AE will work on multiple accounts and should be able to work independently and meet deadlines on a regular basis.

This fast-paced team strives for exemplary results and works together to achieve clients’ happiness. The team has a “work hard, play hard” mentality and nurtures and teaches along the way.

Responsibilities include:

  • Strong media relations, not afraid to call the media and thrives on placements
  • Create pitch materials and develop media lists to target high and mid level placements across digital, print and broadcast outlets
  • YouTube influencer campaigns
  • Trade show relations
  • Interaction with clients on a day-to-day basis
  • Strong oral and written communication
  • Social media expertise
  • Juggling a number of accounts and projects
  • Working with supervisor to develop meaningful and strategic programs
  • Team player
  • Opportunity to work out of New York office as needed


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2-3 years solid experience in a PR agency (preferable)
  • Impressive media portfolio

Interested candidates can contact Amy Friedland at