At KNB, we are always on the look-out for top talent to join our growing team of skilled communications marketing experts. Whether you are just starting out in your career or a long-time veteran of the industry, we provide an environment to foster your creativity and passion as a member of our dynamic team.
If you are interested in being a part of the KNB team, send us your resume and cover letter to 
recruiting@knbcomm.com.

 

Join us as we move minds in healthcare!

Open Positions

 
Account executive

An Account Executive has successful communications and marketing experience, including public relations, writing, social media and digital communications, branding and content development. Previous experience working in a public relations, corporate communications, marketing department or agency is a must.

Primary responsibilities: 

1) CLIENT SERVICES:

  • Assess and understand clients’ needs and orchestrate appropriately
  • Maintain strong client relationships
  • Manage the delivery of PR campaigns including daily media relations (national, trade, local, online media, etc.)
  • Possess tactical and strategic communications skills - written, verbal and interpersonal
  • Conduct research, create collateral and/or write content for key healthcare communications including: campaign strategy, timelines, launch plans, activity reports, competitive analysis, Q&A, budgets, client and media communications
  • Lead proactive media relations efforts to achieve quality, high-impact placements on a regular basis.
  • Pitch, network and work closely with the media and bloggers to optimize clients’ exposure
  • Identify and work with media; demonstrate network of traditional and online media contacts and maintain agency media database
  • Anticipate client questions and prepare alternative approaches
  • Understand client objectives, project goals, scope and budget

 

2) WRITING AND CONTENT DEVELOPMENT:

  • Develop high-quality written material including, press releases, pitches, byline articles, case studies and marketing collateral
  • Clearly articulate weekly agendas, recap reports, clips and monthly reports
  • Write and submit speaking and awards programs for clients

 

3) TEAM MANAGEMENT:

  • Cultivate strong relationships with media, industry leaders, organizations, clients, freelancers, KNB vendors and other stakeholders
  • Possess an entrepreneurial, can-do spirit
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities inherent in a fast-paced environment
  • Engage team members as necessary based on client engagement, milestones and deadlines

 

4) SOCIAL MEDIA:

  • Strong ability to leverage social media for business objectives
  • Amplify key messages and news via social channels
  • Recognition to recommend strategic social media strategies, with the right platforms, at the right time with the right content

5) COMPANY INITIATIVES:

  • Assist with new business research, proposal writing and presentations
  • Experience with tools such as Meltwater, HubSpot, Harvest, Sprout Social, Google Ads, LinkedIn
  • Demonstrate passion and excitement for healthcare and the team
  • Contribute to company business development and marketing activities such as blogging, social media and creative programs
  • Willingness to offer new ideas and initiatives to the team
 
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years of PR/communications experience
  • Superior presentation and written skills

Compensation

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Employee benefits include 401k, medical, dental and paid time-off package.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience

Account Management: 5 years (Required)
Public Relations: 2 years (Preferred)
Education: Bachelor's (Preferred)

LOCATION

290 Harbor Drive, Workpoint Suite, Stamford, CT (Required)

Work authorization: United States (Required)


 
MARKETING INTERN

Our internship program will give the right individual valuable experience in all areas of marketing communications, including research, media relations, and public relations strategy.

This is an opportunity for a highly organized and results-driven individual to gain experience in a fast-paced and professional environment, obtain the tools required to begin a career in the marketing communications field and build a professional portfolio. KNB Communications is a healthcare & health tech communications firm located in Stamford, CT.Location: 

290 Harbor Drive, Workpoint Suite, Stamford, CT 06902

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Throughout the internship you will:

  • Gain an understanding of the value of marketing communications
  • Develop a working knowledge of the healthcare and healthcare technology industries
  • Hands-on experience with marketing campaigns using HubSpot marketing automation platform
  • Utilize CRM to create targeted email lists, generate new business leads and identify influencers
  • Learn PPC, SEO and paid social media advertising
  • Gain valuable knowledge about market segmentation, messaging and delivery channels
  • Measure media results and learn why they matter
  • Develop an understanding of the role media relations plays in a marketing communications plan
  • Learn how to work with industry research tools
  • Develop writing and research skills necessary in a business environment
  • Help in the development of marketing communications presentations and gain an understanding of their role
  • Assist in developing content for KNB Communications’ social media platforms
  • Attend client calls and strategy planning sessions
  • Write blogs, press releases and social media content for prominent healthcare companies
  • Create content for client social media campaigns
  • Assist in executing social media strategy, compiling analytics, and writing reports

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

KNB Communications is seeking juniors or seniors who are working towards a degree in public relations, communications, or marketing. Previous volunteer and/or internship experience in public relations, communications, or marketing is a plus.

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