PR Senior Account Executive/Account Manager Financial and Professional Services

PR Financial and Professional Services

Salary: £28-£36k depending on experience
Location: London


PR Senior Account Executive/Account Manager Financial and Professional Services

A financial and professional services public relations consultancy firm based in London are recruiting for a Senior Account Executive or Account Manager to play a vital part in the growth of their business.  The practice offers the full range of public relations, media relations, media training, social media campaigns, and opinion research. If you want a job where you get to exercise your intellectual curiosity, then this is it.

This role is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys writing and the excitement of getting that writing into the national and international media.

They have an excellent track record for getting their clients regular national and international media coverage. For a PR agency they provide a unique level of business insight. They regularly produce pioneering research into a remarkably diverse range of topics such as human rights cases, emerging market syndicated loans, IPOs, tax investigations, product recalls and insolvency in seaside towns.

Their clients include law firms, banks, private equity funds, hedge funds, other specialist lenders, accountancy firms and financial advisors.

The Role:

  • Drafting press releases and research reports
  • Participating in client meetings and producing contact reports
  • Attending meetings with newspaper and broadcast journalists
  • Crisis communications
  • Contributing to the management of our business and its growth

Benefits:

  • Very fast promotion opportunities
  • Higher than industry average salary
  • Annual bonus
  • In depth training programme
  • Attendance at a wide range of social events

Qualifications/preferred skills:

  • University graduate
  • Knowledge of UK financial services and/or professional services
  • Excellent written and oral communications
  • Experience managing a colleague or team
  • Strong organisational and IT skills
  • Ability to adapt quickly and provide solutions in a fast-moving environment
  • The ability to work on your own initiative and also as a good team player

This role is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys writing and the excitement of getting that writing into the national and international media.

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Reference: JS21