PR Account Executive/Senior Account Executive

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
05 Nov 2016
Ref
89723
Contact
Ryan Farrell
Discipline
Marketing
Specialism
Communications & PR
Sector
Technology
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent

This role will give you the opportunity to work with some of the biggest names in Consumer Tech, as well as promising start-ups on the rise, so you must have a passion for new technology!

This is an agency where you will be given great responsibility and opportunity to progress as they provide full-service communications support to clients that include: strategy development, media and influencer relations, analyst relations, speaker and awards programs, crisis and issues management, events management and content creation.

If successful, you will have the opportunity to work with some of the most exciting and progressive technology companies in the world, within sectors including music, robotics, health and ad tech.

It's essential that applicants have excellent written and verbal skills, can demonstrate creativity, have strong attention to detail and can meet deadlines, so a minimum of 6-12 months experience in a comms related position plus a BA Hons degree in a relevant subject is absolutely necessary.

Responsibilities
Support the PR team on client work as required, including:
* Monitor the media and update the team on new trends, technologies etc
* Monitor and report client press coverage
* Research, schedule and coordinate speaking engagements and award submissions
* Develop and maintain positive relationships with the media, clients and all third-parties
* Assist in research prior to new business pitches or client campaigns
* Input into new business proposals, brainstorms and presentations
* Draft media materials, including media pitches, thought-leadership articles and press releases
* Attend client meetings and maintain up-to-date client reporting
* Research, compile and maintain media contact lists