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Cities, Real Estate and Culture Public Relations Vice President

New York, NY 10038
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Ranked five out of five stars on Forbes Best PR Agencies 2021 inaugural list, BerlinRosen is a leading national public relations and strategic communications firm. BerlinRosen takes a message-first, results-focused approach to communications challenges, delivering high impact media, digital strategy and advertising to top organizations and companies across a variety of industries and sectors.


BerlinRosen is seeking an experienced communications strategist to join our Cities, Real Estate and Culture practice as a Vice President. In this role, you will counsel clients across our practice through comprehensive communications strategies that advance client goals, mentor and manage junior staff, and actively engage in business development. As a core leader of the team, you should thrive in a fast paced environment, demonstrate thoughtfulness in creating a collaborative culture, and have expertise on team capacity planning and business development.

This position provides candidates with a unique opportunity to join a talented and growing team working on an exciting mix of projects and issues facing the future of New York and cities around the country -- land use and urban planning, architecture and design, supportive, affordable and market-rate housing, economic development, health care, hospitality, and arts and culture. This team works with industry leaders, award-winning institutions and global innovators including SL Green and Brookfield Properties, 92Y and Lincoln Center, Ennead and Practice for Architecture and Urbanism, Breaking Ground and Regional Plan Association, Northwell Health and the New York Proton Center, Waldorf Astoria New York and the Wythe Hotel.

Note: BerlinRosen is remote through at least April, 2021. This role will be based in New York City when we return to our offices.


As a Vice President on our Real Estate and Cities team, you will...

  • Set and advance the communications strategy for multiple high-profile clients
  • Develop and oversee integrated campaigns that leverage public affairs, media and digital tactics to reach key audiences and achieve client goals
  • Engage and maintain strong relationships with key reporters
  • Write and edit persuasive external and internal documents such as press releases, op-eds, fact sheets, talking points, editorial board memos, and communications plans
  • Mentor and lead staff through consistent feedback, monitoring results and supporting professional growth
  • Drive business development and lead RFP responses

Our ideal candidate has/is a(n). . .

  • 7+ years of experience in strategic communications in relevant companies (building cities physically and culturally), media or journalism covering relevant sectors; PR agency experience preferred
  • Thoughtful people manager: youve led diverse and inclusive teams and know how to support professional growth through individualized techniques
  • Creative problem-solving approach to strategies: each client has a specific history and goal, your strategies take their uniqueness into consideration
  • Exceptional client-service skills: you do what it takes to make each client feel like your highest priority
  • Strong written and oral communications skills: you are a highly skilled writer with impeccable editing eyes and skillfully adapt your presentation style depending on your audience
  • Expert multi-tasker: you have the ability to handle multiple assignments at once, work quickly and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment while paying close attention to details


BerlinRosen will make sure that you have what you need to excel in your role and do your job with excellence, including...

  • A positive and supportive team with opportunities for advancement committed to helping all staff develop and grow
  • A competitive salary based on leading market rates
  • 100% coverage of Health, Dental, and Vision insurance monthly premiums
  • Company Sponsored Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • 401K with a 4% employer match with no vesting period
  • Generous paid time off in which we encourage staff to take sufficient time for self-care
  • 10 paid bank holidays
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits via WageWorks
  • Mobile Phone Reimbursement
  • A stipend to support your work-from-home setup


BerlinRosen is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee based on the basis of race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, alienage or citizenship status, ancestry, nationality, national origin, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, BerlinRosen will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Posted: 2021-01-29 Expires: 2021-03-01

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