Start Date: 
January 27, 2017
Position Type: 
Full Time
Salary Range: 
Commensurate With Experience
Job Category: 
Public Relations
Job Description: 



Around the world, the people who make up Burson-Marsteller are committed to helping our clients – whether companies, organizations or governments – succeed in Being More.  Our commitment is driven by our belief that the most successful organizations are guided by a clear sense of purpose – a distinct and powerful world view that shapes their business, guides their actions and ultimately determines their reputation and success.

Burson-Marsteller was one of the original innovative leaders in strategic, integrated approaches to communications, a force for change in public relations, marketing and other ways to reach key audiences. We have remained a leader ever since. Today this leadership is stronger than ever, as integrated communications continues to define what we mean by Burson-Marsteller, Being More. The power, speed and methods of communications are changing fast. But the core principles of integrated strategic communications and implementation on which Harold Burson and Bill Marsteller founded our firm more than 60 years ago have not changed.  Burson-Marsteller, Being More means being more confident in our ability to communicate with more people, in more places, with bigger ideas, through constantly changing communications channels and with more impact.

Burson-Marsteller is looking for a senior strategic communications/Hispanic marketing professional with a stellar reputation and exceptional leadership skills to lead and expand our Burson Latino Practice.  This position can be based in Miami or New York.

This leader is already active in the Latino community and a recognized and respected Hispanic marketing professional, with deep understanding of the US Hispanic consumer, the media (traditional/social), and stakeholders. He/she will assume a leadership role at our agency, and will contribute to the success and growth of our company by providing insights and developing strategic communications plans that help our clients more deeply understand  the Latino market, so they  can  achieve their  business  goals.

He/she will be responsible for driving significant new business, managing and growing client relationships, developing and executing strategic and creative integrated communications programs, leading and developing a great team, and further strengthening our reputation for excellence and innovation.

Required :

  • 10-12 years with a global PR or ad agency managing integrated communications programs for large brands. 
  • Specific expertise developing and managing PR and digital communications programs. 
  • Proven experience with identifying and winning new business and managing teams and client relationships. 
  • Persuasive presentation and negotiation skills with ability to navigate C-suite conversations and large corporate cultures.
  • Fluency in English/Spanish; compelling writer in both languages.
  • Master’s degree preferred.
  • Entrepreneurial, driven, bold, creative and passionate thought leaders wanting to make an impact, apply today so we can meet you!

What we offer

You will find a collegiate and collaborative environment at Burson-Marsteller. We fill our offices with diverse and talented individuals who are happy to come to work each day and are driven to deliver innovative solutions to our celebrated client roster.  We offer an unmatched depth and breadth of capabilities and industry strengths, matched by cutting edge tools to include our unique evidenced based communications approach.  By leading the industry in thought and innovation, we create value for our shareholders and exciting new growth opportunities for our people and our company.  Care to join us?



About Burson-Marsteller

Burson-Marsteller, established in 1953, is a leading global public relations and communications firm. It provides clients with strategic thinking and program execution across a full range of public relations, public affairs, reputation and crisis management, advertising and digital strategies. The firm’s seamless worldwide network consists of 73 offices and 85 affiliate offices, together operating in more than 110 countries across six continents. Burson-Marsteller is a part of Young & Rubicam Group, and a subsidiary of WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY), the world’s leading communications services network. 

Burson-Marsteller is an Equal Opportunity Employer, EEO, AAE, MF/Disability/Vet, and we are proud of our diverse workforce.

Job Location: 
MIami, FL
Street Address: 
United States
Application Instructions: 
see above