PR Account Executive

 

Published: 27 March 2019

Reference: BCHS580
Location: Leeds
Salary: £16 - £20K

My client is an award winning agency who is looking for people with a passion for traditional, digital and social communications!

 

They are looking for a PR Account Executive to join their Leeds team where they will workmon a mix of consumer and B2B clients covering homeware, gardening, retail, charity, professional services, food and drink and pet sectors.

 

Responsibilities:

  • client and media liaison
  • monitor the media for client opportunities
  • work as part of an account team to implement PR programmes
  • research, write and pitch press releases to targeted media
  • collate, analyse and evaluate media coverage
  • help to develop and implement creative campaigns that cross PR, content and digital media
  • undertake research for new business proposals

 

Required skills and experience:

  • Pick up the phone without fear and remain professional
  • Deliver a good command of the English language and grammar
  • Be confident when sharing ideas and observations with the team, with the media and with clients
  • Know their way around digital media – from Twitter to LinkedIn and everything in between
  • Be a self-starter

 

They are looking for lateral thinkers who want to be part of a fast-paced and rapidly growing agency; they are entrepreneurial and passionate about building something different so a new Account Executive will need to bring ideas, innovation and creativity, in addition to positive can do attitude.

 

In return you will work in a friendly, down to earth and creative team on big brand consumer tech & international clients.

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