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careers

RVD is always looking for talented individuals to join our team!

Email your resume to info@rachelvandolsen.com.


Senior Account Executive, Public Relations

RVD Communications is looking for an organized, bright and resourceful senior account executive with 2-3 years of experience executing public relations campaigns for lifestyle brands.

This person will play an integral role in assisting our lifestyle, wellness and sex tech team with media relations for innovative brands like Dame Products, Mystery Vibe, Blume, Flex, 10 Grove, Buffy, BABOON, and more.

Company Culture:

RVD employees are curious and self-motivated and have an insatiable desire to do great work. We have a bias towards action and crave self- and company-improvement. We’re always looking for more compelling ways to champion our clients through creative campaigns with media, influencers, and like-minded brands. Our performance isn’t quantified by the number of hours spent, but by value-driven results.

Our Ideal Candidate Is:

  • A results-oriented person who enjoys seeing through projects from ideation to completion

  • Self-motivated and naturally driven to do great work

  • An adept communicator, able to distill down difficult concepts for general comprehension

  • Hungry to learn, stay up to date on new trends/innovations and able to constantly evolve

  • Solution-oriented and always looking for the next step

  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment

  • Curious, self-aware and receptive to feedback

  • An experienced manager of junior employees; able to rally a strong and engaged team

  • Timely and reliable

  • Positive, personable and pleasant to be around


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Ideate creative pitch angles, draft pitches and secure meaningful media placements

  • Build and expand media knowledge and connections; ensure account master lists are updated regularly to stay in step with landscape shifts

  • Manage and train account executives, junior account executives and agency interns – support their growth at the agency and ensure account work is completed well and on time

  • Assist senior team on big picture account strategy and tactics

  • Demonstrate a desire to grow, learn and adapt based on positive and constructive feedback from supervisors

  • Manage engagements with multiple clients at the same time


Requirements:

  • Based in the NYC area

  • Full-time

  • Has several years of full-time PR experience


Benefits:

  • United Healthcare coverage (medical, dental, vision)

  • Generous PTO, sick, and remote day package

  • 401K program

  • Shared agency fund for self-care activities (educational panels, massages, workout classes, etc.)

  • Dynamic agency training program

  • New business bonuses

  • Copy of company credit card

  • RVD laptop (MacBook Air)

  • Frequent surprise meals

  • Monthly birthday celebrations

  • Quarterly team building outings


About RVD:

RVD Communications is a boutique PR, social media and strategic marketing firm based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. We're creative, clever, well-connected and scrappy, with close ties to the media elite in the United States and abroad. We never follow a playbook and treat each project as its own unique challenge – as a result of our strategic and nimble approach, our partners are able to forge intimate, lasting connections with the top journalists, social media influencers and tastemakers in their fields and beyond.

“Well done is better than well said.”

RVD clients include Dame Products, BABOON, Flex, Blume, Mystery Vibe, Partners Coffee, Buffy, Boqueria, Little Tong Noodle Shop, Little Beet Table, Little Tong Noodle Shop, Upside Pizza, Norm's Pizza, Shoo Shoo, Grand Seoul, North 3rd Street Market, Fish Cheeks, Chicks Isan, Once, Pura Vida Bracelets and more.

We have twenty full-time employees.


Assistant Account Executive / Account Executive

RVD Communications is looking for an intelligent, solution-oriented and resourceful publicist to join our talented team.

Applicants should have internship or entry-level experience in PR, working in-house or at a fast-paced agency with a strong client base. The job includes pitch writing, list building, maintaining press grids/social trackers, research, event support, and more. Our junior team are not relegated to the background –– they're welcomed into the heart of the organization and glean valuable hands-on industry experience. Additional responsibility and corresponding title promotions/raises are freely given to team members who earn them. We love nuturing our existing talent!

Company Culture:

RVD employees are curious and self-motivated and have an insatiable desire to do great work. We have a bias towards action and crave self- and company-improvement. We’re always looking for more compelling ways to champion our clients through creative campaigns with media, influencers, and like-minded brands. Our performance isn’t quantified by the number of hours spent, but by value-driven results.

Applicants must share a passion for the industry, ideally the hospitality, wellness, home and/or lifestyles spaces. Candidates will work closely with our entire team and will report directly to our team of senior account executives and account supervisors.

Our Ideal Candidate Is: 

  • A quick and creative thinker who thrives in a fast-paced environment

  • A strong writer with excellent communication skills

  • A savvy, solution-oriented problem solver

  • Curious, self-aware and receptive to feedback

  • Driven to cultivate existing and build new media relationships

  • Able to work effectively both independently and as part of a team

  • Naturally motivated to succeed

  • Timely and reliable

  • Positive, personable and collaborative


Roles and responsibilities:

  • Ideate creative pitch angles, draft pitches and secure meaningful media placements

  • Build and expand media knowledge and connections; ensure account master lists are updated regularly to stay in step with landscape shifts

  • Draft effective and comprehensive meeting agendas and recaps

  • Maintain client press materials, imagery, lists and other assets

  • Manage and train assistant account executives and interns – support their growth at the agency and ensure account work is completed well and on time

  • Assist senior team on big picture account strategy and tactics

  • Demonstrate a desire to grow, learn and adapt based on positive and constructive feedback from supervisors

  • Manage engagements with ~5 clients at the same time

  • Maintain workload organization — adopt agency best practices (Asana!) and proactively ask for support when needed


Requirements:

  • Based in the NYC area

  • 1-2 years of internship or entry-level experience (with 2 strong professional references)

  • Full-time


Benefits:

  • United Healthcare coverage (medical, dental, vision)

  • Generous PTO, sick, and remote day package

  • 401K program

  • Shared agency fund for self-care activities (educational panels, massages, workout classes, etc.)

  • Dynamic agency training program

  • New business bonuses

  • Copy of company credit card

  • RVD laptop (MacBook Air)

  • Frequent surprise meals

  • Monthly birthday celebrations

  • Quarterly team building outings

  • Based out of beautiful new HQ (5,600-sq-ft ) with outdoor space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn


About RVD:

RVD Communications is a boutique PR, social media and strategic marketing firm based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. We're creative, clever, well-connected and scrappy, with close ties to the media elite in the United States and abroad. We never follow a playbook and treat each project as its own unique challenge – as a result of our strategic and nimble approach, our partners are able to forge intimate, lasting connections with the top journalists, social media influencers and tastemakers in their fields and beyond.

“Well done is better than well said.”

RVD clients include Dame Products, Mystery Vibe, Blume, Flex, Buffy, 10 Grove, Partners Coffee (formerly Toby's Estate), North 3rd Street Market, Boqueria, Chama Mama, Once, Little Tong Noodle Shop, Fish Cheeks, Chicks Isan, SakaMai, Upside Pizza, Shoo Shoo, Antica Pesa, Little Beet Table, Randolph Beer, Mochidoki, Pura Vida Bracelets and more.

We have twenty full-time employees.