Brand Journalist (Comms Agency)

Recruiter
Guru Careers
Location
Market Harborough
Salary
£Negotiable DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted
29 Nov 2021
Closes
29 Dec 2021
Ref
AB- GCP3663A
Discipline
Marketing
Sector
B2C, Retail
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

A Brand Journalist / Content Account Executive is needed to join an exciting independent communications agency with its roots in high-value retail and consumer marketing. Expect a rare opportunity to join a fast-track programme to be a PR Account Manager in less than 12 months. (PRCA training and in-house support will be provided.) If you have PR / Journalistic / Content Marketing experience, we want to hear from you!

For over 4 years, this independent agency has worked at the heart of an ever-changing consumer landscape, developing insightful strategies that accelerate demand.  Commissioning photography and video, managing events, creating bespoke publications and engaging social media content, they have built enviable relationships with clients and journalists in a variety of sectors.  They are now seeking Brand Journalist / Content Account Executive to aid the delivery of a first-class service to a brilliant client list.

Joining as the Brand Journalist / Content Account Executive you will utilise your superb multitasking skills to take the initiative and have a real input in how things get done. On a day-to-day basis expect to be involved in creating original, newsworthy content, media relations, working with third parties to arrange events and activities, conducting research, sharing creative ideas, monitoring progress, reporting on results and much more. 

In short, this is an exciting role where you will get the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of agency life. You will be willing to get stuck into everything from traditional and social media strategies and execution, community engagement, reputation management, events, video and photography and all forms of copywriting.  

Please note this is an office-based role in Market Harborough and it’s essential that you have your own transport. 

 To qualify... You could be a Brand Journalist / Content Account Executive / Content Marketing Executive / Trainee PR Account Manager / Account Executive / Marketing Content Executive / Marketing Communications Executive / Journalist / Copywriter / Regional Media Journalist or similar, we don’t mind as long as your CV demonstrates:

  • You area an exceptional writer who is accurate, creative and willing to learn.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Confidence in ‘thinking outside the box’ and knowing when to do so.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • You are a fast learner who thrives on multi-tasking.
  • A positive, enthusiastic and ‘can do’ attitude.
  • An abundance of common sense. 

Joining one of the friendliest teams in PR, this is a unique opportunity for a Brand Journalist / Content Account Executive to be part of an exciting PR agency full of energy and ideas. In return you will benefit from a competitive salary, pension, 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays, training, ongoing support and much more.