Account Executive (Culture, Architecture, Design sectors)

Recruiter
Liberty Resourcing
Location
London
Salary
£18000 - £25000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will assist the Directors, Account Directors and Account Manager with clients’ accounts and to provide support to the design team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to forge a career in PR and provides an excellent scope for career development in key areas such as writing press releases, blogs, marketing intelligence, client management and new business.

Role duties:
Press and PR:
- Press enquiries
- Brainstorming ideas and implementation
- Update and maintain Caro database systems
- Research and draft press releases and compiling press packs
- Responsible for the scanning of press cuttings, campaign evaluation and compiling press coverage reports promptly
Prepare mail outs for distribution and coordination mailing house
Responsible for meeting contact reports, media schedules and activity reports, status updates
-To contact clients as directed by seniors e.g email, meetings, conference calls
-Manage team diary and attend press meetings
-Undertake research projects e.g. research for new business enquires/proposals
-Assist with InDesign documents and presentations for new business proposals
-To input the digital aspects of the role including support for the client and company

Events:
- Assist in coordinating all elements of client launches, and press events as required, liaising with exhibitors in the run up to trade events gathering press material from exhibitors / participants / partners / collaborators
- Provide day to day support at trade shows / events
- Attend trade shows / events as required
- Prepare event schedules
- Responsible for managing RSVPS, follow up calls and maintaining RSVP list for events
- Assist in organising press events and other functions
- Ad-hoc duties as they arise

Strategy:
- Awareness of strategy and campaign objectives
- Input into strategic brainstorms

Team Support:
- Support AM and AD, ensuring smooth day to day running of accounts
- Oversee interns, and JAE’s ensuring all admin is delivered proactively and accurately

Networking
- Continue to develop network of contacts e.g suppliers, press contacts, partners
- Develop journalist relationships in order to maximize editorial opportunities for specific campaigns

Requirements:
• University Degree in relevant subject
• Passion for PR and have some PR experience
• Ability to influence through effective communication
• Must be a team player with a positive attitude
• Strong attention to detail and accuracy
• Able to travel when required