Senior Account Executive

Position: Senior Account Executive
Location: Guildford
Salary: 23-25k
Ref: 11658-4229

Our client is a specialist PR and Marketing agency based in Surrey. They are a tight-knit, busy office and the work is varied and interesting. They require additional support from someone who ideally has a couple of years’ experience already in PR. Someone who is comfortable with multi-tasking, managing busy workloads and pipelines and jumping from one job to another.

The Role
• Writing pitches, blogs, press releases and other content
• Sourcing and preparation of press lists and distribution of press releases
• Pitching stories and following up on press releases/ feature ideas
• Managing, monitoring, creating, posting organic and paid-for content across multiple social media channels
• Ensuring incoming journalist queries are responded to in a timely manner and leading coordinated response
• Client liaison to ensure delivery of work accurately and on time from all parties
• Ensuring contact reports remain up to date
• Attending meetings, site visits and ensuring notes are taken/images taken
• Regular communication with client sales teams/partners to ensure information on record remains up to date
• Assisting in event organisation including supplier liaison
• Reading and monitoring all incoming publications and online outlets
• Ensuring media correspondence records are up to date
• Ensuring AE/OM regularly updating the forward features schedule through contact with publications and incoming updates
• Ensuring AE/OM regularly updating news hooks, key events and dates calendar
• Proactively considering and sharing creative ideas, trends and stories that could inform campaigns
• Preparing and posting social media content

Skills Required
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Good writing skills with a strong grasp of English grammar and vocabulary
• Confidence in ‘thinking outside the box’ and knowing when to do so
• Excellent attention to detail
• Good organisational skills and ability to manage a busy workload
• A positive, enthusiastic and ‘can do’ attitude
• An abundance of common sense
• Highly articulate

Please make sure that your full address and details are included in your application for this role.

Send CV to eren@a1people.net

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