Senior Account Executive 

Our corporate team are a diverse bunch of collaborative individuals. As creative as they are strategic, with a broad spectrum of talents, experiences and expertise which all come together to tackle complex issues and deliver outstanding results for our clients.

As a Senior Account Executive, you will support a range of clients across everything from storytelling and narrative development to media relations, media training, stakeholder engagement, executive profiling, speaker programs, campaign development and execution, internal comms and issues and crisis management.

As a team of generalists, you will be supporting clients across a variety of sectors such as consumer services, manufacturing and industrials, food and beverage, healthcare, property, financial services and energy.

You will be responsible for driving media coverage, crafting high quality content, contributing to the development of creative campaigns and ideas for clients and supporting new business activities. A significant part of the role will be ensuring the smooth running of the administrative and operational aspects of accounts. 

Responsibilities

  • Being a trusted point of contact for clients, partnering with them to develop communication strategies across all platforms
  • Media relations, pitching stories and finding creative angles, writing press releases and byline articles while developing and strengthening relationships with key media contacts.
  • Proactively building relationships with key opinion leaders, media, online influencers and other relevant third parties
  • Supporting the development of client proposals and media materials: plans, presentations, reports, communications documents
  • Supporting campaign & programme development through relevant research and contributing ideas to planning meetings and brainstorms
  • Reporting and providing analysis on the results of online/offline activities
  • Supporting and contributing to the identification of new business opportunities, actively participating in presentations/pitch meetings where possible
  • Contributing to the management of client budgets; tracking, billing and communications.

If you are eligible to work in the UK and have experience in the above, we'd love to hear from you!

Why FleishmanHillard Fishburn?

Awarded Gold in PR Week’s Best Places to Work (2020), we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for everyone. The only PR Agency awarded EY’s National Equality Standard, all applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age. Do let us know if you need any adjustments made during the interview process. 

Your individual strengths, passions and ambitions are what make FHF an incredible agency, so our employee benefits are built to support this.  Check us out on Insta to see what we've been up to recently. 

FleishmanHillard globally specialisies in public relations, reputation management, public affairs, brand marketing, digital strategy, social engagement and content strategy. We have been named PRWeek’s Global Agency of the Year and Best Places to Work; a “Standout Agency” on Advertising Age’s A-List; NAFE’s “Top 50 Companies for Executive Women” for six years running; and among our firm’s award-winning work we’ve taken home 5 Lions in the past two years at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity.  We’re also more motivated by what we can give than what we receive, and in our 70th year, we’ve initiated a worldwide service commitment to support social inclusion in the communities in which we work and live. 


How to apply

To apply, please complete FleishmanHillard Fishburn's application form here. 

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