New AE/SAE Roles at Global PR Comms Agency

Account Executive

Ref: 895Monday 16 May 2022

£25,000 - £35,000 DOE + Beneifts

Exceptional Account Executives/Senior Account Executives required for a global, creative and integrated PR comms agency
Salary: Competitive and flexible – can be discussed with the candidate!
Our client is a global public relations and integrated communications agency and they are looking for ambitious, creative and curious AEs to join their fast-growing Financial + Professional Services team in London.
The Team
Our client is an agency with a unique structure; a matrix of sector experts and discipline specialists that makes it well adapted to the evolving needs of today’s most exciting brands. They are proud of providing their clients with a depth of expertise in financial and professional services, as well as experience in multi-stakeholder, integrated communications across channels.
This dynamic group of 20+ consultants lead some of their most well-known and biggest accounts, working across specialist corporate communication, consumer, brand, B2B, content and publishing and social media, issues and crisis, and public affairs.
The Financial + Professional Services team grew rapidly in 2021, winning 12 new clients and increasing in headcount.
The Role
The successful candidate will be bright, ambitious, and hard-working, with an interest in communications, media relations and social media, as well as a passion for current affairs. Financial or professional services sector experience is a bonus but not essential. You will see your ambition rewarded and spurred on by managers and colleagues, with plenty of opportunity for personal development and growth. 
Responsibilities, Skills and Attributes
The successful candidate will have:
  • Exceptional writing and communications skills 
  • A keen eye for detail and the ability to multi-task, prioritise and stay organised 
  • Interest in, and understanding of, business issues, news and politics, and the media 
  • The ability to deliver research across a wide range of topics and provide thoughtful, actionable insights to boot  
  • An understanding of digital and social media  
  • Press office, media relations and social media/content creation experience where possible    
What Our Client can Offer You!
  • The opportunity to develop your communications career within a full-service and internationally networked PR consultancy with all the opportunities and wider benefits you would expect 
  • Work on huge campaigns for some of the world’s biggest and most exciting brands 
  • Hone your skills across media relations, public affairs, corporate communications, social media and content generation 
  • Breadth of learning opportunities working across our client’s business with their experts in areas such as consumer brands, internal comms, crisis + issues management, behavioural science and digital and content production 
  • Be part of a close-knit, highly motivated and dynamic team, where culture matters, creativity is encouraged, and engagement and cooperation are common values 
  • Their dedicated, industry-leading training academy provides a breadth of skills enabling our people to take ownership of their career development 
     
Benefits
  • 25 days annual leave 
  • Flexible working  
  • Bespoke health and wellbeing plan 
  • Comprehensive health insurance (Bupa) 
  • SMART pension scheme  
  • Heavily subsidized on-site bar 
  • WPP employee discount scheme  
  • Group life assurance scheme 
  • Enhanced maternity + paternity scheme 
  • Vouchers + extra day’s holiday for key milestone anniversaries 
If you feel you have the suitable experience and skill to complete these roles, please submit your CV for consideration.
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