Senior Account Executive - full-time, permanent
Sector(s): B2B & Corporate - primarily B2B accounts
Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 per annum plus benefits package
A global PR and marketing partner to the world's most exciting design agencies - based in central Brighton - are seeking a dynamic Senior Account Executive to join their team of 20 PR professionals, journalists and senior marketers.
Your clients will be in London, New York, Stockholm, Sydney and many places in between and will be creative design agencies who deliver services such as branding, packaging, motion graphics and digital 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.
Taking a different approach to many traditional PR agencies, this agency create high quality editorial for their clients, and integrate their campaigns with broader marketing activity – and they get outstanding results.
You will be a key part of a team responsible for delivering to a growing client base. You will report into the Account Director and work closely with a Media Consultant.
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 our clients could comment
- working with the team to deliver to journalists.
- writing media-facing content
- providing general administrative support to the team
- supporting the MD in researching potential media opportunities for new business leads.
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.
They need a star. Someone with a good bit of PR experience – primarily media pitching – under their belt who will join the team delivering to our NYC clients. It’s a brilliant opportunity for someone who’d get excited by the chance to discover and connect with US media, going out there with the team to see 6-7 clients there, and be part of this fast-growing part of the agency.
In return for your hard work, they will offer a salary of £25-27K 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, you can call Justyne on 07971 361206 for a chat through the role.