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PR Account Manager - FinTech

Salary £30,000 - £34,000
Location London, Farringdon
Job Type Permanent
Size 100-250
Job overview
Looking for Senior Corporate PR jobs in London, and interested in joining an established corporate PR consultancy with multiple awards to their name? You’re in luck – this well-known, top ten independent communications consultancy are on the lookout for a PR Account Manager with a keen interest in Fintech, to join their growing London team.

Looking for Senior Corporate PR jobs in London, and interested in joining an established corporate PR consultancy with multiple awards to their name? You’re in luck – this well-known, top 10 independent communications consultancy are on the lookout for a PR Account Manager to join their growing London team!

Company Profile

In this Senior Account Manager job in London, you will be joining a top-10, well-established and highly successful corporate communications consultancy with 25+ years of experience under their belt. With offices in London and New York, their expert team of strategy consultants cover a range of sectors - including fintech, financial services, healthcare, transport, retail and technology. Acknowledged as one of the UK’s most respected reputation management consultancies, they are a fantastic company for recent graduates who are looking to kick-start their career in PR and communications.

Job Description

In this PR Account Manager job, you will be an integral member of the client teams, and will be responsible for the administration and smooth running of all client programmes. This will involve a range of different duties, including event planning, liaising with journalists, and monitoring and logging media coverage. You’ll need to hit the ground running and come with 2 years' previous corporate communications experience, ideally within the Financial Services sector, as you will be key to the successful running of this established PR consultancy.

Key Responsibilities

In this Account Management job in London, your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting research for client projects
  • Writing succinct, on-message content in the form of press releases, client emails, by-lines, blogs and social media posts
  • Monitoring media coverage and social media channels to keep an eye on current trends within your clients' specialism
  • Building strong relationships with clients and media, maintaining client evaluation documents and managing team diaries
  • Conducting research and analysis to support client activity and making further recommendations based on key insights
  • Assisting in planning for events, including liaison with venues and suppliers
  • Liaising with journalists, meeting external stakeholders and identifying further coverage opportunities for your clients
  • Issuing press releases to the media on behalf of your clients

Job Requirements

  • A minimum of a 2.1 from a top university
  • 2 years+ experience in a corporate communications role within Fintech
  • A keen interest in businesses and what makes them tick
  • Good knowledge and experience in using social media platforms like Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office - Word, Excel and Outlook
  • An enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude
  • Experience of using Gorkana, Factiva and Precise would be a bonus!
  • Proficiency in any foreign language would also be a plus

Benefits of the Job

  • A competitive starting salary of £30,000 - £34,000
  • A great support system - every employee is allocated a career manager to help you achieve your career goals and a buddy to help you settle in to the agency
  • A fantastic annual bonus scheme which rewards personal effort and progression
Looking for the next step in your PR career and for PR Account Manager jobs in London? If you have top communication skills and previous corporate PR experience, apply to this PR Account Manager job in London today!

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Megan Pease
Recruitment Consultant