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PR Account Executive

Salary £23,000
Location London, Farringdon
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
Looking for PR Trainee programmes, Graduate Account Executive roles or Communications roles in London? Want to work for a world-renowned PR consultancy? If you’re looking to gain invaluable experience in public relations, apply for this Paid PR Placement in London today!

Looking for PR Training programme roles or PR Executive positions in London? Want to work for a top integrated PR agency, specialising in consultancy, communications and content? This Junior PR role could be perfect for you - apply today!

Company profile - PR Agency

In this Public Relations role, you will be joining a full-service Public Relations Consultancy that works across a range of sectors including professional services, media, finance, and technology. With years of experience under their belts, they work to fully understand each of their client's unique audiences, before creating bespoke and targeted campaigns tailored to their customers. With a client portfolio bursting with global brands like eBay, Klarna and American Express. They work to deliver highly compelling campaigns and help their clients to fine-tune their communications strategy.

For the past six years they have been named one of the best small businesses to work for in the UK by Great Places to Work!

Job Description - PR Account Executive

In this PR Training Programme you will spend the first 6 months learning the ropes of the PR industry across many different channels of the PR process; including client communication and account management; digital research; social media and content creation. After 6 months you will be progressed to an Account Executive where you will start having your own clients and further work on your PR skills and autonomy.

Key responsibilities – PR Account Executive

In this Graduate PR trainee programme, your responsibilities will include :

  • Supporting the press office in their day-to-day activities
  • Assisting with planning and implementing effective PR campaigns across B2B and consumer accounts
  • Writing press releases
  • Helping with client relationship management
  • Understanding how social media channels can be essential for PR
  • Researching press material
  • Work across media relations as well as creating content for social and digital campaigns
  • Proof-reading clients’ and co-workers’ written work
  • Undertaking a range of tasks that will develop your skills in different parts of the business

This is a 6 month training scheme. After the 6 months are over you will be automatically kept on as an Account Executive!

Job requirements - PR Account Executive

  • A 2.1 from university
  • Lots of enthusiasm and a proven interest in PR
  • Excellent communication skills - you will be working with multiple team members across the agency
  • Previous media-based, digital or creative agency experience is beneficial, but not essential
  • A positive attitude and a willingness to take on a range of tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills and a proactive approach to ensure that all tasks are completed in a time-effective manner

Benefits of the job - PR Account Executive - Paid Placement

  • Salary is £23,000 for the first 6 months, which automatically increases after this
  • 25 days holiday per annum
  • Early Friday finishes!
  • A unique opportunity to gain experience within a creative agency
  • Bespoke-tailored training plans and a mentor system
  • A friendly and sociable office culture
  • Opportunity to learn from seasoned experts in their field

Looking for PR Trainee programmes, Graduate Account Executive roles or Communications roles in London? Want to work for a world-renowned PR consultancy? If you’re looking to gain invaluable experience in public relations, apply for this Paid PR Placement in London today!

Give A Grad a Go is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith, disability or other. We are continually finding ways to improve the way we work, read our Diversity and Inclusion promise for more information about this.

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Catherine Watkins
Senior Consultant