Our client is a global PR Agency based in London, with over 30 offices around the World. From their London office they are known throughout the market for having a leading training centre as well as having a great culture where they really look after their staff and provide great opportunities for growth and development.
The Senior Account Executive will be responsible for leading on a number of very exciting Consumer Technology accounts working with some house hold names to make a real impact on the market both in the UK and Globally.
Through strategic counsel, creative thinking and effective activation, our client's deep sector expertise enables them to truly understand their clients’ perspective and transform their challenges into effective, award-winning solutions. Our client's purpose is to inspire more open, creative and curious conversations to help build a better agency and world.
The Senior Account Executive will be someone with great media, digital and social content experience and a passion for all things consumer tech. The successful candidate will be a master storyteller who loves media relations and has worked across high-profile events, digital and toolkit projects for lifestyle technology brands, ideally in a fast-paced agency environment.
WHAT OUR CLIENT IS LOOKING FOR:
A passion for technology and its future within society, with an excellent knowledge of the market and new developments in the space
Established communications credentials, ideally with several years’ experience within a fast-paced agency environment
Media hounds and master storytellers who love the thrill of the sell and can craft compelling issues-based narrative ideas that generate on-message coverage for clients
Experience in identifying and engaging media influencers, with a track record of securing great coverage for clients in tech/consumer tech/lifestyle media and nationals
Previous experience of working with consumer technology brands, media and other influencers
Experience creating social content for multiple platforms, in addition to community/newsroom management
The ability to drive great results and work as an integral part of a dynamic team, as well as independently
Solid experience of developing proactive media pitches and helping to come up with compelling, issues-based story ideas that generate on-message coverage for clients
Impeccable attention to detail and appreciation of tight deadlines, with the ability to prioritise and manage time effectively in order to manage multiple projects with speed and efficiency
Creative thinkers with strong writing skills (e.g. toolkit and social content, by-lined articles, pitch notes, press releases)
Confidence in dealing with senior client contacts and the ability to discretion and judgement to make decisions and support juniors in the team
Strong organisational skills and ability to tightly manage suppliers and other third parties
Team players with positive, can-do attitudes who proactively seek out opportunities to add value to the clients and team and uphold morale in high-pressure situations
WHAT THE ROLE CAN OFFER YOU
The opportunity to work on some of the most exciting and dynamic global technology brands
Access to great training and development
The opportunity to hone your skills across strategic consultancy, brand campaigns, crisis management, analyst relations, media relations, product launches, content generation, advocacy and influencer engagement programmes
The chance to be part of an ambitious, close-knit, highly motivated team, where culture matters, creativity is encouraged engagement and drive are shared values
This really is a very exciting opportunity and a great place to drive your career forwards with a very innovative, successful and fun company.
- Media Relations
- Public Relations