PR Account Executive

Recruiter
The Clever Consultancy Ltd
Location
Guildford
Salary
23000.0000
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
10 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a successful PR consultancy working with a range of industry-leading clients with particular strengths in corporate / B2B communications.

As part of their ongoing growth, they have a superb opportunity for an account executive or senior account executive to become the latest addition to their team.

Reporting to an account director, you will work with clients in sectors such as Travel & technology. You will help build and manage clients’ reputations through trade and national media relations, press release writing, article writing, social media and trade show PR.

You must be a talented and precise writer, with excellent research skills and the ability to quickly understand complex topics. You must enjoy the cut and thrust of media relations and be ambitious to achieve outstanding results.

You will need two years’-plus PR experience, including B2B work, gained in an agency or in-house department.

Key requirements are:

  • High academic achievement
  • Excellent English grammar, punctuation and spelling
  • An outgoing, confident manner
  • A positive, 'can-do’ attitude
  • Professional pride and attention to detail
  • Flexibility and a sense of humour

You will be rewarded with a challenging role in a friendly and supportive team that works hard but understands the importance of work/life balance. As well as giving you plenty of client exposure, opportunities to prove yourself and expert on-the-job coaching, we will fund external training to help you gain a PRCA professional qualification.

Benefits include 25 days’ holiday plus public holidays and contributory pension scheme.