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Junior Account Executive

Salary £19,000
Location London, Vauxhall
Job Type Permanent
Size Under 20
Job overview
A boutique retail and property PR agency are looking for a Junior Account Executive to join them in their London offices!

On the hunt for PR graduate jobs in London, and want to work with big-name clients in the luxury property, interiors, retail and travel sectors? This Junior Account Executive job in London could be the one for you - apply today!

Company profile

In this Junior Account Executive job, you will be joining a boutique PR agency based in the heart of London. Offering services in targeted media relations, copywriting, social media and crisis management, they are well-renowned for launching a number of startups; ranging from organic food to sports accessories. They work with some of the best-known businesses in the UK retail and property sectors - from top-end developers to housing associations and interiors designers.

Job description

In this Junior PR job in London, you will gain invaluable insight into the daily workings of the press office duties. On a day-to-day basis, your role will involve a huge range of responsibilities – including media monitoring, drafting press releases and coming up with fantastic out-of-the-box ideas for PR campaigns. You’ll need to be an enthusiastic individual with a proactive and adaptable approach, as you will be hitting the ground running - being both client and media-facing from the offset.

Key responsibilities

In this Graduate Account Executive job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Drafting press releases, market comments and website copy
  • Generating ideas and providing creative input for PR campaigns
  • Assisting with the coordination of live PR events and property launches
  • Media monitoring, reporting, and collating press cuttings
  • Creating content for and managing social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram) for 3-4 clients
  • Content generation and scheduling
  • Drafting blog content
  • Keeping abreast of social media trends, tools and new platforms
  • Developing an understanding of the property and interiors sectors – from top-end developers to housing associations and interiors designers
  • Attending client meetings

Job requirements

  • A 2.1 from a top university
  • An enthusiastic graduate with a proven interest in PR
  • Design experience is a plus! (but not essential)
  • Excellent communication skills - you will be working with multiple team members across the agency
  • Previous media-based or creative agency experience is beneficial, but not essential
  • A positive attitude and a willingness to take on a range of tasks
  • Excellent organisational and a proactive approach to ensure that all tasks are completed in a time effective manner
  • An interest in the property sector would be a huge plus
  • A good knowledge of social media

Benefits of the job

  • A great salary of £19,000
  • Plenty of team and client socials
  • 20 days holiday, plus the days that fall between Christmas and New Year
  • Summer hours: 4.30pm finish on a Friday in June, July and August
  • 1 ‘Personal Hour’ per calendar month
  • A pension scheme
  • Plenty of support and training from senior members of the team

Looking for PR graduate jobs in London and want to kickstart a career in PR at an award-winning agency? If you’re looking to gain invaluable experience in public relations, apply for this Junior Account Executive job in London today!

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Claire Donaldson
Head of People Operations