Account Executive

Recruiter
KnownFour
Location
Belfast
Salary
£15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our prestigious PR client are current recruiting for an Account Executive to join their high calibre team.

In your role as a PR account executive, you'll manage the flow of information between organisations (B2B), or individuals and the general public, by promoting your clients to their intended audiences via news items, press releases and product placements.

Key aspects of your role will include:

* liaising on a daily basis with clients and the media, often via telephone and email
* building strong relationships and networks with colleagues, clients and the media
* monitoring the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs, for opportunities for clients
* work as part of an account team to develop client proposals and implement the PR activity
* research, write and distribute press releases to targeted media
* collate, analyse and evaluate media coverage
* manage events, including press conferences and promotional events
* attend and promote client events to the media

You should be a confident communicator and a self-starter who has the ability to tackle difficult situations and work under pressure.
Our client offers a superb team environment with a great support system in place and excellent career development prospects.