PR Account Executive

Posted 27 March by MP Resourcing Easy Apply

Brilliant opportunity for a PR Account Executive to join a successful, entrepreneurial, agile, and growing company growing and ever busy PR agency in PR Week Top 150 consultancy.

Our client has a huge global presence and is looking to expand their growing PR and communications agency. Their work involves advising and supporting clients to meet their business objectives and achieve their goals. Working in a sector that impacts the way we carry out a great deal of our everyday habits to include shopping, eating and running our workplaces and homes. In return offers significant opportunities for international travel and long-term career development.

  • New business commission scheme (9% of first year’s fee for new business introductions)
  • Commission scheme on new hires recommended to the business
  • Employee perks including discounts at national chains and wellness support
  • Investment in training for career and personal development
  • 22 days holiday per annum, plus additional accrual opportunities.

Applicants must have the following attributes:

  • An understanding of B2B PR and communications
  • A thirst for learning more about and understanding our specialist industries
  • Confident, proactive, and eager to work in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to effectively prioritise responsibilities
  • Quick to learn and able to digest and understand complex subjects
  • First-rate written communication skills with an engaging style and close attention to language, grammar and accuracy
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills, both face-to-face and on the phone
  • A sound grasp of social and digital media.

The ideal applicant will also have:

  • A track record of supporting the delivery of communications campaigns with proactivity and creativity, ideally within an agency environment
  • Experience in writing high quality blog/editorial copy or press releases
  • An understanding and/or experience of working with the media
  • Great client management experience, with the ability to foster strong client relationships.

Benefits:

  • 22 days holiday per annum, plus additional accrual opportunities
  • New business commission scheme (9% of first years fee for new business introductions)
  • Employee perks including discounts at national chains and wellness support
  • Bi-monthly in-house training workshops plus investment in external training for career and personal development

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 days you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this position, however we may contact you in the future to discuss other opportunities.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

Required skills

  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Organisational Skills

Reference: 34147763

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