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Senior PR Account Executive

Job Title: Senior PR Account Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Reference: 1036224_1598954331
Contact Name: Charlotte Reilly
Contact Email: charlotter@weareaspire.com
Job Published: September 01, 2020 10:58

Job Description

The Job:

This company based in Soho, are looking for a Senior PR Account Executive to join their team.

The successful candidate will have a passion for achieving strong media coverage and will play an integral role within the team, providing essential support in the day-to-day running of accounts and in delivering results.

The right candidate will have at least 12 months PR experience. A B2B PR background is essential, ideally in technology and industry verticals including financial services.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with allocated clients to proactively manage expectations and delivery of projects
  • Preparing reports and drafting press materials
  • Work closely with the team to develop feature ideas and news angles to pitch to the media
  • Work regularly with key media contacts to build relationships
  • Be involved in wider marketing campaigns for many integrated clients

Skills & Experience:

  • Degree level qualification and relevant industry experience
  • Strong writing capabilities and good attention to detail
  • A passion to learn about clients' business, as well as new developments in the markets in which the clients operate and the wider technology landscape
  • Client handling skills - setting expectations, delivering campaigns, and evaluating success through timely and detailed reporting
  • Ability to communicate well and manage activities and workloads as part of a team
  • Confidence and experience in prioritising your workload and managing deadlines across several client accounts
  • Keen knowledge and use of social media