PR Account Executive
An independent, PR and marketing agency is currently looking for an experienced PR Account Executive who is looking to work with a range of technical and corporate clients, both in the UK and overseas.
Reporting to the PR Account Manager and PR Account Director, the appointed PR Account Executive will work on various key accounts and will get involved in all account management work, taking responsibility for specific programme actions and activities. This involves, but is not limited to, generating positive news coverage, achieving product placement in broadcast, print, and new media and developing content for multiple tools and channels. It is important that you work proactively at all times to promote the profile of the clients.
What we're looking for
To be considered for the role, you will need at least one years of experience in a PR or marketing environment ideally within the B2B sector, client-side or agency. You will need to be a strong writer as a lot of the role will include writing press releases and other press, marketing materials, and you may sometimes be required to conduct case study interviews and write-ups. Knowledge of the B2B sector is preferred as you will need to develop knowledge of clients' industries and markets, you'll need to have a genuine interest as you will read trade media and PR/marketing media regularly. Most importantly, is your attitude and willingness, you'll need to eager to learn and will want to take interest in clients' products and industries. It's also important that you're happy to work independently as well as in a team, and will need to have the desire to succeed, as there is a lot of potential progression that comes with this PR Account Executive role.
What's on offer?
Salary is dependent on experience but will range between £16,000 - £19,000 per annum. It's an opportunity not to be missed, they have an excellent reputation and are renowned for the training and development of their staff. It's also a role where you can expect longevity, there is every chance that you can work your way up within the agency and become Client Services Director!
Please send your CV to us via the link or call Samantha Lee on 0161 425 7352 for further information about the role and agency.
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