Account Executive - full-time, permanent
Sector(s): B2B & Corporate, Other, Tech & IT - primarily B2B accounts
Salary: £21,000 - £24,000 per annum plus great benefits package
Location: Brighton & Sussex
£21-£24k + package, excellent training and career development.
We have partnered with a grwoing public relations agency that is a global PR and marketing partner to the world's most exciting design agencies - based in central Brighton - they are seeking a dynamic Account Executive to join their team of 20 PR professionals.
Your clients will be in London, New York, Stockholm, Sydney and many places in between and will be creative design agencies who deliver services to a wide range of sectors from FMCG to property, retail, professional services, leisure, travel, financial services, and public sector. They range from the smallest to the largest agencies, but they're all brilliant at what they do - and you will help them tell the world about it.
As an Public Relations Account Executive your core responsibilities will include
- tracking coverage and building client reports
- building media lists for clients
- issuing news releases
- tracking forward features lists
- monitoring incoming media enquiries
- reading key media
- spotting stories on which clients could comment
- working with the team to deliver to journalists.
- writing media-facing content
This is a hugely varied role with great scope for progression. You’ll be working as an integral part of a senior team, liaising directly with journalists and clients. You’ll also learn the skills and tricks of the trade in some of the areas that are most critical to a successful career in PR: media relations, client relations and editorial writing.
You will need some experience of life in a PR agency. Ideally, you’ve graduated done a first job and are looking for a step up – a role you can really get into, contribute a lot, and start moving along a career path. If you’re an exceptional fresh graduate who has done some internships at PR agencies we'll consider your application.
In return for your hard work, they will offer a salary of £21-24K depending on experience, a company pension scheme, childcare vouchers, and 25 days paid holiday plus the day off on your birthday.
This is a lovely place to work in a central Brighton office space, with frequent social events – from after-work drinks on the beach to an annual overseas trip - Berlin last year - and there’s a fun, happy and friendly vibe in the office. Finally, there is fabulous scope for progression here. Since they were founded in Brighton in 2012 They’ve grown turnover by 50% year-on-year, and this is creating exciting opportunities for the right people throughout the agency.
Please apply for this role either via this website, or you can forward your CV and cover note to email@example.com. Alternatively, you can call Justyne on 07971 361206 for a chat through the role.