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PR Account Executive

£25,000
London, Liverpool Street

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Camilla Clarke

As a Key Account Manager, I work with some of Give A Grad A Go's bigger clients, managing relationships to make sure that we are meeting their requirements. Regular client interaction and liaising with our team internally ensures that the right graduates are being introduced to these companies at the right time.

My area of expertise

My focus sits within the Technology & Digital and Creative & Design industries. My client portfolio spans an array of exciting companies - from fast-growing tech startups, to fashion brands, digital agencies and FinTech companies.

Why I chose to work at Give A Grad A Go

I came to Give A Grad A Go as a graduate 4 years ago in the hope of finding a role within Marketing & Advertising or PR & Communications in London. It quickly became clear that what I was really looking for was a chance to communicate with these industries rather than work within them. I was really sold by the Give A Grad A Go culture and opportunity to develop quickly and build up an exciting portfolio of clients I could manage. There's nothing more rewarding than helping graduates find their dream job and helping a company build their teams with hard-working graduates.

The worst job I've had

I found myself working in the energy industry before I worked at Give A Grad A Go. It was really interesting to learn more about energy, but setting margins for huge corporate energy tenders felt a little bit out of my comfort zone!

Looking for PR graduate jobs in London, and want to work for a market-leading PR consultancy?

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In this PR Account Executive graduate job, you will be joining an exciting young PR consultancy, who provide high-level strategic communications advice to corporates, entrepreneurs and professional firms. With extensive knowledge of equity capital markets, they help their clients through crisis management, support any growth phase and enhance their communications strategies.

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In this PR Account Executive graduate job, you will be supporting the senior team on a variety of corporate clients. In this multi-faceted account management job, your role will involve extensive research, reporting and press releases, events and learning about the financial sector. Joining a fast-paced environment, you will need to be able to juggle many different tasks at once.

Key responsibilities

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

  • Looking after client activity reports and assisting with feedback reports
  • Drafting press releases and client reports for internal and external viewing
  • Helping with organising client events
  • Sending stock exchange announcements
  • Carrying out background research to aid new business pitches
  • Contributing to the consultancy’s social media
  • Keeping on top of industry news and developing your understanding of the financial sector

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  • Educated to degree level, ideally with a minimum 2.1 result
  • A fantastic communicator, both written and verbal
  • A confident individual who will be able to pick up the phone with ease!
  • An excellent rapport builder with the immediate team and clients
  • An interest to join a tight knit team
  • Fantastic commercial acumen with a passion to learn more about the city and financial services
  • The ability to work within a team and independently when required
  • A great multi-tasker who can prioritise their work and remain calm under pressure

Benefits of the job

  • A competitive starting salary of 25,000
  • Offices in the City of London
  • The opportunity to work very closely with the senior management team
  • Developing a deeper understanding of PR and the city from industry experts
  • A varied and hands on role from day one with huge scope for responsibility from the start

Looking for financial PR graduate jobs in London, and want to work for a leading financial consultancy? If you’re a personable graduate with an interest in finance, apply for this PR Account Executive job in London today!

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