PR Account Executive

Recruiter
The Clever Consultancy Ltd
Location
Guildford
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Account Executive
Guildford, Surrey
£25,000 - £28,000 per annum

Our client is a successful PR consultancy based in central Guildford. They work with a range of industry-leading clients and have particular strengths B2B and corporate communications.

As part of ongoing growth, they have a superb opportunity for a 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 private aviation, aircraft manufacturing and business 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, they will fund external training to help you gain a PRCA professional qualification.

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