Senior PR Account Executive
Based in Cheshire, this award-winning PR and integrated communications agency has been a real success story since its inception. After a busy 2018 and a range of client wins in 2019, they're now looking for an experienced Senior PR Account Executive to join their PR team.
As a key and integral part of their account handling team will be offering and providing support to more senior account handlers and will have the opportunity to work across a diverse range of the B2B and consumer clients that the agency works with. These span consumer, retail, property, and charity sectors. Daily, you will be implementing PR programmes, developing creative campaigns that cross PR, content, and digital media, and will be dealing with all client and media liaison, whilst also monitoring the media for opportunities. A lot of the role will include analytics and research too, so expect to research and write press releases to targeted media and will collate, analyse, and evaluate media coverage. In addition to this, you'll be involved in the events side of things, often helping to organise.
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 is looking for bright, confident, self-starters who are genuinely keen to further their career in public relations, content development, and digital communications. The role needs someone who is comfortable talking on the phone and developing relationships, and is experienced in writing, social media, brand development, and marketing communications. You'll be working across a range of accounts of different sizes and differing audiences, so it's important that you're able to adapt styles to suit the range of clients.
In addition to PR responsibilities, you'll also be required to 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 Senior PR Account Executive to work in a growing agency who are friendly, hardworking, sharing, flexible, and committed to success - they've already won numerous awards on a real range of projects. Starting salary is depending on the level of experience, but it's likely to be within the region of £17,000 and £23,000 dependant on the level and experience of the candidate. The benefits are excellent and include 23 days holiday plus your birthday off, increasing after your first year, pension scheme, workplace training, 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 us via the link, or call Samantha on 0161 425 7352