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PR Account Executive - Finance

Job overview
In this PR Account Executive job, you will be joining the Financial PR team of an independent communications agency, which specialises in corporate communications, financial PR and public affairs. This is an exciting opportunity for a driven graduate looking to develop their writing, analytics and communication skills by liaising with the media, journalists, and clients.

On the hunt for Financial PR jobs, Graduate PR roles or Account Executive opportunities in London? Want to work for one of the UK's leading independent communications consultancies? Apply for this PR Account Executive job in London today!

Company profile - PR Agency

In this PR Account Executive job, you will be joining the Financial PR team of an independent communications agency, which specialises in corporate communications, financial PR, and public affairs. Founded 25 years ago and with offices in the heart of the city, they help businesses ranging from small caps and startups to grassroots campaign groups and charities, with strategic guidance and reputational challenges. From planning to execution, they provide clients with integrated programmes, expertise, market intelligence, and insightful reporting. They support businesses in achieving their communication goals through measurable work that is ambitious, targeted, and of high quality.

Key responsibilities - PR Account Executive

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

  • Drafting briefing documents for client meetings
  • Writing press releases and content for social media
  • Liaising with media to set up interviews for clients
  • Tracking media coverage and reporting
  • Conducting market research, analysing industry issues, and organising events
  • Pitching stories to the media & building relationships with journalists
  • Maintaining media lists, features, and journalist databases

Job requirements - PR Account Executive

  • Preferably a 2.1 from a top university
  • Relevant commercial experience would be preferable
  • Strong knowledge of the financial and capital markets
  • Excellent 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 - PR Account Executive

  • A competitive starting salary of between £21,000 - £23,000, depending on experience
  • Plenty of opportunities for progression
  • Fantastic Central London location
  • Offices in Brussels and New York
  • The opportunity to kick-start your career in Financial PR
  • Medical insurance and pension after probation
  • Support and training from senior members of the team and exposure to leading experts within the industry
Looking for Graduate jobs in Communications in London? Want to work for a leading 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 PR Account Executive today!

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Helen Ferrett
Senior Consultant