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PR Account Executive

Closing date
29 May 2021

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Marketing & PR
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Role Description
We're looking for a PR Account Executive to join our team. We are passionately committed to diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from a range of backgrounds and cultures.


You will be responsible for supporting our teams on media campaigns including:
  • writing email pitches and - in due course - pitching stories
  • drafting editorial copy; press releases, blogs, features, by-lines
  • setting up digital content across social channels
  • coming up with creative ideas for posts and sponsored content
  • using simple creative tools to design and make engaging content (i.e. videos, graphics, images etc)
  • researching how a topic has hit the headlines and summarising key stories
  • taking notes on calls/meetings and drafting recap emails
  • researching and creating media lists
  • evaluating and showing off our coverage in creative ways
  • carrying out social media evaluations
  • getting quotes and commissioning suppliers
  • helping to brainstorm ideas


  • Experience or interest in PR, digital marketing, media, current affairs, finance / fintech, data, technology a real plus
  • Strong A levels and minimum 2:1 degree
  • Post grad PR or journalism a bonus
  • Grammatical excellence
  • Confident strong communicator, orally and in writing
  • Experience at producing content (written or otherwise, not just academic writing) also an advantage
  • Able to use Word and Excel
  • Familiar with digital marketing tools
  • Able to use Canva or similar photo/image editing tools
  • Canny online researching skills - able to present findings in a clear and compelling way
  • Able to work to deadlines - that is what PR is all about

  • Proactive and productive
  • Team player with the desire to get stuck in from day one
  • Brilliant organisational skills
  • Able to keep on top of a fast-moving to-do list
  • Great attention to detail
  • Friendly, can-do attitude
  • Problem solving skills
  • Bright and dynamic
  • Conscientious

  • Starting salary of £22,000 p/a
  • We are a smaller team (15) so there are genuine opportunities for hands on experience.
  • We have full-team training EVERY Friday
  • Linguists get genuine opportunities to use their languages

Location: Currently remote due to Covid-19. We will return to office when it is safe to do so with flexible working options.

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