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Our Client:

Leading corporate and strategic communications consultancy based in the heart of London.

Job Description:

If you’re an ambitious Account Executive currently working in corporate/strategic communications or PR and are looking for the next step in your career, this role may well be the move you need to make. Our client is a market leader in the world of corporate and strategic communications and is looking for two ambitious executives to join their growing team. You will be working with some of the most iconic FTSE100 companies in the UK and this role is part of the structured professional development track to becoming an Associate (equivalent to an Account Manager).

You will be responsible for:

  • Manage the media programme schedules for the client teams to ensure correct phasing of messaging;
  • Complete the first draft of client documentation including presentations, Q&A etc. as required for the Associate and Consultant teams to build on;
  • Create journalist biographies to enable clients to be thoroughly briefed and accurately advised by client teams;
  • Research target clients, their market place and competitors and compile new business packs as required to support the development of new business;
  • Complete in-depth research and prepare briefings for clients as requested by the client teams;
  • Support consultants during client meetings and calls to build a solid understanding of how the client/consultant relationship works.

Essential skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills;
  • High standard of written work;
  • Comprehensive understanding of financial media;
  • Experience of working successfully in a team environment;
  • Strong planning and prioritisation skills;
  • Previous experience within a corporate communications consultancy or in-house role an advantage.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Bradley Fryer by clicking on the Apply button below. When applying please quote the reference ‘217/19/PubAffairs’.

Processes are ongoing, and appointments will be made as soon as suitable candidates are identified and interviewed. You are encouraged to get in touch ASAP.

Your application will be reviewed by Michael Page. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Apply online

  • Fill out the short form below and upload your CV.

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 11:59pm on Tuesday 10th September 2019