International Account Executive- PR Agency (Chinese speaking)

Recruiter
Liberty Resourcing
Location
London
Salary
From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting Chinese speaking International Account Executive position has arisen within a fast growing PR agency based in London.

This role will focus on media relations for an eclectic portfolio of clients primarily in Hong Kong and London.

Experienced required:

·You MUST be able to speak and write traditional and modern Chinese/Mandarin (fluent)

·You MUST be able to speak and write English to a high standard

·Must have a strong understanding of Chinese culture both in business and social

·You must have at least six months proper experience gained in a Public Relations agency where you have been proactively speaking with press and can show coverage results that you have personally achieved

·You will be a self- starter, very confident on the phone pitching a news story, product for review, or a reactive comment to the press

·You will understand the media landscape and be able to respond to journalists in a professional and timely manner.

·You’ll know your broadsheets from your glossies and your bloggers from your vloggers

·You will enjoy the news and will be aware of the daily news agenda

·Your experience will also include writing for collaterals and creation of well-researched, highly targeted media lists from a press database

·Experience of managing daily client coverage

·Putting together reports, analysis and presentations

Skills/Attitude:

·You must be looking for a career not a job- this industry is not for the faint hearted

·Attention to detail

·Confident, self-starter, able to work autonomously and in a team

·Personable, able to build business relationships

·You must be resilient, positive and sociable

·Hard-working and self-motivated

·Looking for a career not a job

·You must be committed, passionate and focused

·Must have a great sense of humour