Account Executive - Financial/Professional Services
The Company: Financial Services and Professional Services PR
This leading B2B and corporate PR agency specialises in integrated PR campaigns for financial services and professional services clients.
Based in the City, they have a brilliant reputation amongst clients, journalists and influential leaders - they're known for being able to think of creative ideas for corporate subject matter, turning non-newsworthy content into front page coverage.
They're a young team and they have a lot of fun together - lots of socials, free team breakfast every Monday and team lunch every Wednesday, plus dinners and socials monthly. They also have a very relaxed culture, with a flexi working policy for all team members, and genuinely have a good time together. If culture is important to you, I would definitely recommend meeting with this team.
The Role: Account Executive - Financial Services and Professional Services PR
Reporting to the Account Manager, the new Account Executive will be working with a mix of clients from the professional services industries, including the likes of EY and some well-known law and executive search firms. You would report into the Associate Director, and have 4 juniors reporting underneath you.
The Account Executive will lead on creative strategy planning, client advisory and senior level media liaison, whilst also assisting the Associate Director with strategic planning for the division.
The ideal Account Executive will:
* Currently work in PR at Account Assistant or (Junior) Account Executive level (or in house equivalent)
* Be a creative individual who can contribute to an exciting calendar of campaigns and launches
* Be aware of current affairs worldwide that relate to the industry, and have knowledge of distribution channels and audience preferences
* Be able to produce high-quality press release drafts, as well as blog and social media content
* Have excellent organisation skills
The successful Account Executive will be offered a basic salary between £20k and £25k in addition to highly sought-after company benefits.
If you have the relevant experience for this Account Executive role, or are curious to find out more about other roles we are actively recruiting for, then please don't hesitate to contact Ruby on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0203 826 1221.