Sauce Communications, Senior Account Executive

Recruiter
Sauce Communications
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sauce is a leading Lifestyle PR and Communications agency, specialising in Food and Drink, Travel, Restaurants, Bars, and Lifestyle Brands.

Our growing International department is on the hunt for a brilliant Senior Account Executive / Account Executive to provide essential support across our International clients.

If you’d like to handle the PR and Communications for clients including a three Michelin starred restaurant in Italy, a Michelin starred restaurant in Stockholm, an award winning venue in Milan, a multi-celebrated establishment in Moscow and an exceptional project based in Seattle, we’d like to hear from you!

Key job roles:

  • Working closely with the Account Director and supported by an existing Account Executive you will work across all International clients at Sauce, providing essential support across a variety of tasks including but not limited to:
  • Creative brainstorming with the International team and sustained proactive pitching to the media on behalf of your clients
  • Managing the Sauce International media database, keeping track of new journalists and contact lists
  • Supporting the team with essential admin tasks including image requests and fact box requests
  • Answering reactive media enquiries
  • Assisting in developing the Sauce twitter following and content and handling Instagram for our clients
  • Monitoring new bloggers and social media influencers
  • Assisting with media event management
  • Co-writing the Sauce Blog
  • Tracking International trends in the UK media and keeping the Sauce International team updated on current trends
  • Co-ordination of media visits to clients around the world
  • Assisting in research for new business activities


Required Skills:

  • Excellent writing and presentation skills
  • A passion for travel
  • A good knowledge of and interest in the UK media
  • Confident, professional manner
  • High level of organisation
  • Able to multi-task like a pro
  • Keen interest in all things digital, and social media savvy
  • Team player with a strong work ethic


More details:

  • Full on-the-job training from an experienced team will be given.
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Role: Full time in our lively London office, based in Shepherds Bush


The ideal candidate would have previous experience within a PR role, a 2:1 or above in a writing focused degree and speak two or more languages.

Please send your CV and a covering letter describing exactly why you are the right person for the job to Sarah Canet, Director of International, Sauce Communications, by completing the application form below.