Communications Assistant / Account Executive - Agency
Unique opportunity to join a leading Agency based in London as an Executive.
Leading Agency based in central London.
Job Purpose: To support the client team in preparation for client meetings, pitches and presentations through initial drafting, research and sector knowledge. The Executive role is a training role in preparation for becoming an Associate.
- Manage the media programme schedules for the client teams to ensure correct phasing of messaging
Complete the first draft of client documentation including presentations, Q&A etc. as required for the Associate and Consultant teams to build on
Create journalist biographies to enable clients to be thoroughly briefed and accurately advised by client teams
Research target clients, their market place and competitors and compile new business packs as required to support the development of new business
Complete in-depth research and prepare briefings for clients as requested by the client teams
Shadow the consultant during client meetings and calls to build an solid understanding of how the client / consultant relationship works
The successful candidate in London for this leading Agency will be/have:
- Degree level educated
- Agency experience
- Excellent interpersonal skills
High standard of written work
Comprehensive understanding of financial media
Experience of working successfully in a team environment
Strong planning and prioritisation skills
Competitive salary (Ideally around £28,000/year) and good benefits package on offer to the successful candidate in London.