Account Executive/Senior Account Executive- FMCG & Retail

Account Executive

Ref: 380Tuesday 1 June 2021

We are looking for a talented and ambitious Account Executive/Senior Account Executive to join an award-winning PR consultancy and work across an exciting mix of their high-profile FMCG and Retail Clients. 

Our client is one of the UK’s leading specialist consumer PR agencies. They work with a variety of reputable consumer and trade clients, offering award-winning campaigns that combine both traditional and digital counsel. With centrally based offices in London, the agency offers a creative, energetic and encouraging environment for its 40+ members of staff. You will be joining a highly successful agency with a multitude of esteemed awards to it’s name, that has seen consistent growth year on year.

The portfolio would include: trade and consumer PR across FMCG, Retail and a CSR behaviour campaign. You’ll be part of a team that works hard but also knows how to have fun, even when working remotely! You'll have the opportunity to work with the UK's most popular brands.

The role requires:

  • 9-12 months PR agency experience working across consumer and/or trade brands
  • Outstanding communication skills – ability to maintain key client relationships
  • Ability to integrate social/digital techniques with traditional PR tools
  • Knowledge of key social media platforms and experience of blogger outreach highly desirable
  • Knowledge of current affairs –trends, politics, sport, music and see relevance to PR activities
  • Understand all types of media and how they work (deadlines etc)
  • Generate newsworthy angles & hooks
  • Confident over the phone and quick thinking enough to adapt a story to a journalist’s interest
  • Able to confidently source and/or attend an event as well as media exploitation
  • Can contribute to brainstorms to generate ideas

You will be offered a competitive salary and exceptional additional benefits including private healthcare, a contributory pension and performance related bonuses.

If this role sounds of interest please send your CV to billy@premierresourcing.co.uk