PR Account Executive

Posted 9 April by KBPR Limited

We are looking for a like-minded, bright and enthusiastic individual to work alongside our existing team of six, to provide account managers with support and ideas which help generate positive news coverage for our clients.

The role would particularly suit a recent PR/marketing graduate or PR/Marketing exec with 1-2 years’ experience, or an individual with a journalistic background.

Ideally our new team member will be:

  • Energetic, positive and inquisitive
  • Experience in the UK financial market ideal but not essential, industry training can be provided
  • A proactive and creative thinker
  • An excellent communicator - both verbal and written
  • Organised and efficient
  • Able to work to deadlines and cope positively with time pressure
  • Prepared to roll up their sleeves as and when necessary
  • Au fait with a range of PR and marketing communications activities, including social media
  • Able to work as part of a team, but also be able to self-motivate and take ownership of individual projects and tasks

Tasks will include:

  • Researching, writing, proofreading and issuing copy - including press releases, articles and blogs
  • Identifying relevant press stories and journalist interests for clients, as well as arranging interviews and commentary
  • Building connections and relationships with journalists, clients and industry peers alike
  • Liaising with clients and attending client meetings and events
  • Working with the account managers to develop PR and marketing plans and strategies and to implement activity
  • Supporting KBPR’s social media presence and website
  • Undertaking relevant market research in a variety of areas
  • Analysing and evaluating media coverage and preparing client reports
  • Willingness to network and provide occasional organisation and support with events, such as press breakfasts and client seminars

Company Description

KBPR is a dynamic, bespoke public relations consultancy dedicated to the pensions and investment industries.

As an independent team of energetic and proactive experts in its field, KBPR both challenges and supports its clients to help them achieve their communication objectives.

What we do:

  • PR, Marketing and Communications Strategy
  • Media Relations
  • Awards
  • Crisis and Change Management
  • Event Management
  • Research and Reviews
  • Social Media
  • Surveys and Audits

Required skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Copywriting
  • Press Releases
  • Proofreading
  • Research

Reference: 34860230

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