PR Account Executive

Job title : PR Account Executive
Location : Leicester, Leicester, England
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £20,000 - £24,000
Contact : Michelle Mumford
Reference : MM-6033

Are you a passionate PR Account Executive looking to join a leading marketing agency in Leicestershire that is delighted to be growing its PR and Social team due to new client wins and general growth? This agency works with an impressive portfolio of B2B and B2C clients and due to their structure, you will be working on a few key clients. As you will be working on a couple of clients it will allow you to really get to know the brand and feel as though you are an extension to their team without feeling as though your time is stretched across too many. To be successful in the role of PR Account Executive you will be working within an agency (or in-house), writing content for press releases, articles, blogs and thought leadership. You will have some experience in media relations, gaining the best coverage for your clients. This may be an area that you have good experience in, or it may be an area that you are looking to grow. Our client offers brilliant training and development. You will absolutely love building relationships and want to be part of a fun, social and supportive team, not to mention one that is filled with incredibly talented individuals for you to learn off. This agency is a great option for someone looking to build their career in PR. This role will be a mix of office and home working (incredibly flexible) and is a permanent and full-time role. The salary for this role is between £20k and £24k.

Our Client

Our client is a Leicestershire-based integrated agency with beautiful offices. They are a social team that cannot wait to get social again with some exciting plans in the making! They have a great portfolio of clients across B2B and B2C and offer their clients PR, social, creative, design, adverting and email. This agency has fully embraced remote working and is happy to announce that this is here to stay! They see their office as a place to socialise and use in a collaborative way. The team really loves training and development and is always looking at ways to help develop their people. If you are looking for a long-term agency that will support your career growth, then this could be the 'home' for you.

About You

  • You will be a brilliant writer and love getting stuck into content creation whether that be press releases or thought leadership

  • You will love building relationships with the media and clients and not be afraid to pick up the phone and contact the press. You will also be confident in working directly with your clients as their main point of contact and provide regular reports

  • You will always be keeping up with the latest news and trends in the industry and share this with the team

  • You will be confident in your approach and enjoy securing the very best coverage for your clients

  • You will have a 'can do' attitude, be self-motivated but love working as part of a talented team

  • You will want to work in an agency and be able to spin lots of plates, managing your workload and be able to adapt to changing priorities

  • You will be passionate about a career in PR and want to grow and develop in an awesome environment

This role is based in Leicester and is easily commutable via Leamington Spa, Stratford-upon-Avon, Banbury, Nottingham, Loughborough, Northampton, Corby, Rugby to name a few. This role will be a mix of office and home-based.

If this sounds like the role for you then apply today or get in touch with me to find out more.