The role:

We are looking for an Account Executive to join our award-winning financial services team to work on an exciting portfolio of clients across the financial and professional services industry. With the ability to progress rapidly, everyone on the team gets involved and there is a fantastic opportunity to learn and observe experienced individuals provide strategic advice.

This role would be an integral part of supporting client programmes on a day-to-day basis. All roles are client facing, which we believe enables a true understanding of client needs and creates a stronger relationship.

We welcome creative ideas and input, as well as a proactive attitude from all team members. Attention to detail is essential in the role, as well as an open-minded perspective.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop an understanding and awareness of key media titles whilst actively selling into various media and build relationships with journalists
  • Assist in the delivery of agreed client programmes / actions with responsibility for providing timely and clear reporting on progress
  • Play an active part in delivering campaigns including the use of social media
  • New business research and content development
  • Actively deepen knowledge of client’s business, issues and media to support the team in the delivery of overall business objectives

At least 6-12 months experience or work experience within financial services PR, through previous work experience or internships, is a significant advantage. You’ll also have excellent writing skills and be highly organised, time efficient and confident assisting with the delivering of client programmes / actions.

Through this role you will gain experience of selling ideas into the media, learn about the financial industry and public relations.

Please send your CV to [email protected] to apply

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