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Account Executive - PR Consultancy

Entry-level at Give A Grad A Go

Account Executive - PR Consultancy

Entry-level at Give A Grad A Go

  • LocationLondon, UK
  • Position levelEntry-level
  • Job period iconFull-time employment
  • Application deadline iconPosted on 14 Sep, 2018
  • Start date iconStart date:
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  • Competitive£ 23,240.0 per year
If you're interested in PR graduate jobs in London and you want to work for a leading specialist B2B communications company, look no further than this Account Executive job in London. Working with top venture capital firms and fast-growing technology businesses alike, they are set to grow at a remarkable rate over the course of the next year - so apply today.

Company profile

In this Account Executive graduate job, you'll be taking the next step in your PR career, joining London's leading communications consultancy. Working with companies ranging from tech startups to global investment capital firms, their innovative and agile approach to communications has won them a host of impressive clients. Still a very young company, their portfolio already spans more than 20 cities across Europe and the US - and with their growth shows no signs of slowing, they are now seeking a new Account Executive with 6 months' experience to join their London office.

Job description

In this Account Executive job, you will be helping to manage multiple different client accounts and projects. Day-to-day, you will take on some proactive media relations tasks, as well as building relationships with journalists on behalf of the company. Because they are such a young and fast-growing consultancy, your role will be extremely multi-faceted, and you'll be expected to take on a wide range of responsibilities to contribute to the success of the business.

Key responsibilities

In this Account Executive job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Helping the senior team secure media opportunities and coverage in global, national, trade, regional and broadcast media
  • Liaising and updating clients on PR activities and weekly reports
  • Supporting the senior team in submitting and securing speaking opportunities at top industry events
  • Helping the senior team place op-eds and other thought leadership content in relevant media outlets
  • Creating and maintaining press lists
  • Building and sustaining relationships with journalists, editors, event organizers, trade groups, and more
  • Compiling evaluation and coverage reports
  • Helping to prepare client presentations
  • Supporting the development of PR proposals and being involved in pitches for new business

So, what are we looking for?

  • A 2.1 from a top university
  • 6 months' experience within a PR agency
  • A highly organised self-starter, with the ability to prioritise and deliver under pressure
  • The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • A can-do attitude and the ability to thrive in a dynamic agency environment
  • Strong writing skills for both internal and external communications
  • Someone who is commercially aware and business-savvy
  • A passion for startups and the technology industry
  • A good working knowledge of venture capital would be a plus

What else is on offer?

  • A fantastic starting salary of between £23,000 - £24,000
  • Stunning offices in King's Cross
  • The fantastic opportunity to join a fast-growing entrepreneurial business
  • Huge opportunities for progression
  • The chance to develop your PR career at one of London's top consultancies

Looking for PR jobs in London and want to join a fast-growing communications consultancy in the heart of the city? If you're a great communicator with plenty of ambition, apply for this Account Executive job in London today!

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