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Junior Account Executive - Financial PR

Salary £22,000
Location London, Bank
Job Type Permanent
Size Under 20
Job overview
Our client is a leading boutique PR agency, who work within the financial, agricultural and energy industries. They are looking to hire a graduate PR Account Executive to join their growing team.

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Company profile

In this PR Account Executive graduate job, you will be joining a boutique financial PR agency, specialising in Natural Resources and Agriculture. Having ten years of experience, as well as offices in New York and Toronto, they help to grow their clients by providing expert advice and execution. They support businesses in achieving their communication goals, predominantly through media, analyst and investor relations.

Job description

In this Graduate PR Assistant job, you will take on a wide range of responsibilities from day one, including drafting press releases for key clients, conducting media research, and networking with clients. You will have masses of client exposure from the get-go, and will attend training sessions to get you fully up to speed. You will need to have a strong interest in the financial services and investor relations, as you will be working with clients within the natural resources, energy, agriculture and financial sectors.

Key responsibilities

In this PR Account Executive graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships
  • Conducting market research and sharing industry knowledge, circulating any coverage or articles of interest in a timely manner
  • Staying up to date with clients’ products, services and business aims
  • Preparing materials for and attending client meetings
  • Maintaining the corporate calendar
  • Building relationships with journalist, sell-side analysts and brokers
  • Reading newspapers and relevant trade journals and preparing cuttings
  • Manage social media platforms in house and for clients

Job requirements

  • A degree from a good university
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Great eye for detail and a self-starter who takes initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • A high level of creativity and ability to think outside the box

Benefits of the job

  • A starting salary of £22,000, plus an annual bonus
  • Fantastic opportunities for progression
  • Mobile data partially expensed
  • The opportunity to work in one of their global offices!
  • Plenty of support and training from senior members of the team
  • Generous holiday allowance, office closure between Christmas and New Year, and a day off for your birthday.

Looking for PR Graduate Jobs in London and want to work for a strategic communications agency? If you have a keen interest in financial markets and you’re looking to gain invaluable experience in public relations, apply for this Account Executive in Financial PR job today.

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