Job Title: Senior Account Executive

Job Type: Permanent, Full – Time

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

The Role:

We are looking for two ambitious, talented, and creative individuals for cross-sector roles at Senior Account Executive / Account Manager level to work on exciting corporate and campaign-focused briefs targeting consumers, businesses and other stakeholders. The ideal candidates will have from 18 months to three years’ experience in public relations with a proven track record of helping to drive forward multi-channel communications programmes and a passion for securing results.

Established media relationships and a flair for working with data are core requirements of the roles. Experience in the financial services and/or real estate sectors is desirable; a passion for and awareness of brands in these areas and others is essential, along with an interest in the evolving communications and business landscape.

Both roles are based within our award-winning Corporate & Campaigns practice, with opportunities to collaborate across the wider Group to develop your broader skillset and experience. Successful candidates will work with both large blue-chip organisations and smaller challenger brands.

You’ll play a pivotal part in advising clients on a daily basis, creating content and successfully implementing programmes to a high standard including liaising with media and other external stakeholders. You’ll also contribute to our continued growth and success through new business and marketing initiatives and will be capable of bringing new ideas and creativity to help solve our clients’ business challenges.

We have a strong focus on personal development and a highly supportive culture, offering access to formal training programmes and on-the-job learning opportunities to help you progress your career.

Mid-level positions, ideally someone with 18-36 months communications or PR experience

Duties/Responsibilities

    • Drafting press releases, articles and comments to a high standard for clients
    • Developing long-term relationships with key media and working with them to develop opportunities for clients
    • Developing creative ideas to support design and delivery of client programmes
    • Creation of content calendars and copy for integrated, digitally-led briefs
    • Analysing data to pitch story ideas and drafting campaign content for clients
    • Supporting and progressing new business opportunities and pitch documents, including development relationships with potential clients
    • Overseeing client reporting on measurement and KPIs
    • Attending meetings and developing client relationships
    • Organising events

Personal attributes:

    • Passionate about communications
    • Excellent writing skills
    • Creative and analytical with an interest in data and research techniques
    • Experience desirable – social media / community and influencer management
    • Excellent organisational skills
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Confident communicator with colleagues, clients and media
    • Proactive team player

To apply, prospective candidates will need to send a cv and cover email to [email protected]

Please mention in your application that you heard about this opportunity through the Taylor Bennett Foundation.