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Account Executive

Salary:
£18,000 + Private Medical
Location:
Leeds
Company:
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Operating for over 9 years, our client is an award-winning Integrated PR Consultancy. They are offering a competitive salary and private medical to the right candidate. North Leeds, easy access via public transport and surrounded by parks, bars, and shops.

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

£18,000 + Private Medical

Leeds

9am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday

Our client advises brands on how to use public relations, social media and content marketing effectively. They help their clients engage online properly, raising their profiles and in-turn improving their overall business performance

They are seeking a driven and ambitious Account Executive with Marketing/PR or similar role to join their award winning team.

The Role

You will be responsible for the day-to-day tactical activities and delivery of press office items, i.e. press releases, cases studies and features tracking.

Key Responsibilities

  • To be responsible for admin issues on client accounts and ensure that documentation and information is filed appropriately
  • To ensure that coverage is always on top of (scanning, filing, sending and analysing)
  • To be responsible for identifying coverage opportunities and developing activity to target successfully
  • To support the account manager on day to day account activity
  • Ensure that any delays or problems are reported back to your team effectively
  • Be a ‘news junkie’ – regularly monitor key publications across all clients and take appropriate action to highlight any key stories
  • To Read social media books and write frequent posts for the company blog
  • Seek opportunities to build relationships with key media
  • Stay on top of core media features tracking

Experience & Qualifications

  • A related degree, such as business/management, communication and media studies, English and creative writing, marketing
  • 6 months experience in a PR/Marketing Agency or similar
  • Previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous
  • Great portfolio of media coverage achieved and good media contacts

Skills

  • Time Management Skills - Ability to support and control a multitude of activities and be able to handle multiple tasks and accounts, prioritise tasks and negotiate deadlines
  • Proven communication and written communication skills to meet requirements of daily contact with Clients and internal departments and formal presentations
  • Good interpersonal skills both internally and external
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Creativity and imagination
  • PC skills using Windows software (Excel and PowerPoint)

Interested in this Account Executive job?

Just click “apply” today to get the career you’ve been waiting for!

Please watch out for an email on how to complete your application and the opportunity to provide a cover letter and any other supporting documents. Completed applications will be reviewed as priority.

You must be eligible to work in the UK

Suitable skills and experience include: Account Executive, Social Media Executive, Marketing, PR, Business Management, Advertising Strategy, Market Analysis, Market Research


This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/90727403

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