PR Account Executive Communications £25K Central London

Inspiring Interns
Central London, London
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is one of the UK’s leading communications agency in the financial services sector. They help organisations achieve their potential through the power of communication.

This is a graduate level position. Salary: £25K

Day-to-day activities will include:

This is a brilliant opportunity for a PR professional looking to develop their career in a well-respected financial and corporate communications agency based in the heart of the City of London.

  • Devise client PR plans and calendars
  • Help in the drafting and distribution of press releases
  • Handle media and client enquiries
  • Identify media opportunities and arrange interviews
  • Edit articles and media comments
  • Write presentations and awards entries
  • Contribute to event organisation
  • Update client activity documents
  • Attend and minute conference calls and monthly meetings
  • Manage journalist networking events for the team

Financial reporting (listed clients only):

  • Co-ordinate conference calls and media meetings/interviews
  • Support invitations and follow-ups for analysts and press
  • Arrange national and trade interviews
  • Contribute to post-results analyst feedback process

Key candidate requirements for the role:

  • 9-12 months experience in a financial and/or corporate comms environment
  • Excellent communication; written and oral
  • Creative, hard-working, enthusiastic, and fun
  • Good time-management
  • Well presented
  • A good team player

What are the perks of working for this company?

  • 20 days holiday (plus 1 day per additional year of service capped at 25 plus bank holidays)
  • Private health care (after 1 year of service)
  • Contributory pension
  • Season ticket loan
  • Great leisure and lifestyle discounts
  • Fun team dinners and Friday beer/wine