AF Selection Ltd

PR Account Executive

Location
England, Cheshire
Salary
£17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
30 Oct 2018
Closes
27 Nov 2018
Ref
1902
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

Based in Cheshire this award-winning, easily commutable PR and integrated communications agency have been a real success story since their inception. After a busy 2018 and a range of client wins they are now looking for an experienced and enthusiastic PR Account Executive to join their PR team.

The role

As a key and integral part of their account handling team that currently stand you would be offering and providing support to the more senior account handlers meaning you will work across a diverse range of the B2B and consumer clients the agency work with. These span across consumer, retail, property through to charities.

On a daily basis you will be working as part of an account team to implement PR programmes and will help to develop and implement creative campaigns that cross PR, content and digital media.

You will be dealing with all client and media liaison and will be monitoring the media for client opportunities. A lot of this role also includes the analytical and research side, you will be expected to research and write press releases to targeted media and will collate, analyse and evaluate media coverage.

You will get involved and be able to help organise the events side of things and one day will never be the same as your tasks will be assigned weekly.

What we're looking for

To be considered for this role your personality and attitude towards PR and the B2B sector is most important. The agency are looking for bright, confident self-starters who are genuinely keen to further their career in public relations, content development and digital communications.

The role will include and needs someone who is confident in talking on the phone, developing client relationships, writing, social media, brand development and marketing communications. Whilst the clients stretch across a range of sectors and sizes so you will need to be able to tailor the tone of voice across content to suit the range of clients.

In addition to PR responsibilities, you will also be required support clients administratively. While each day is likely to be different, your responsibilities will include maintaining client files, ensuring daily processes are followed, client reporting and coverage monitoring.

What's on offer?

This is an opportunity for a PR Account Executive to work in a growing agency who are friendly, hardworking, sharing, flexible and committed to success which has already won numerous awards on a real range of projects. With a starting salary of £17,000 - £23,000 dependant on the level and experience of the candidate.

The benefits are excellent including 23 days holiday plus your birthday off, increasing after your first year, pension scheme, work place training and early finish Fridays and parking! Not only this, you will be working with some of the best PR practitioners in the region who will help to provide you with a supportive environment where you can grow and develop your skill set.

Please send your CV to consult@afselection.co.uk, or call Samantha on 0161 425 7352

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