Account Executive - PR, Press, Public Relations
- Job Reference: NR/MS/AE20
- Date Posted: 13 June 2022
- Recruiter: KHR - Recruitment Specialists
- Location: Maidstone, Kent
- Salary: On Application
- Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Health, Development
- Sector: Media & Publishing
- Job Type: Permanent
- Duration: ASAP
- Work Hours: Full Time
Account Executive (PR, Press, Public Relations)
Flexible home/office working arrangements.
After a successful year and recent account wins our client is looking for a capable, creative and enthusiastic new team member to join their PR and communications team.
They are either looking for a junior executive (recent/new graduate), or a senior executive with 6-36 months experience in PR.
The new recruit will have the opportunity to work on some amazing projects for established Global and Pan European brands, as well as exciting new start-ups with a strong environmentally sustainable focus.
The company generate exceptional coverage through worldwide media relationships, as well as helping clients engage with target audiences on social media.
Based in a lovely, leafy site in Kent the company provide a competitive salary, private health insurance, plus a personalised training and development plan. They also offer an optional innovative scheme giving each employee every fourth Friday off.
They are flexible regarding home-working, but to enable this individual to develop, learn from senior members of the team and progress they do advise a minimum of 2 days office-based activity, but more would be preferred if possible.
Experience and Skills
*PR, Journalism, English, or similar degree (or equivalent)
*Exceptional writing skills (50% of role)
*Experience working in a PR (will consider internships and work experience)
*For the senior level role, working in an agency environment would be preferred but not essential.
*Excellent interpersonal skills to build relationships with clients and journalist.
Interviews will be 2 stages including a test. This can all be conducted virtually.
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