Graduate Account Executive - London PR agency
We have an excellent opportunity for a graduate with at least a 2.1 degree from a Russell Group (or equivalent) university to start their career as an Account Executive.
You will need an entrepreneurial mindset and excellent communication skills to join one of the fastest-growing PR firms globally in their growing Financial Services Sector. My client has an excellent reputation for recruiting bright, young graduates and turning them into fantastic writers and PR executives.
This role suits someone who thrives on being given lots of responsibility fast. You will get lots of on-the-job training and a good variety of tasks. There are also excellent prospects for promotion via a goal-oriented career guidance programme.
You will be working in the heart of the City of London as part of a dynamic and closely-knit team learning PR from the best. The role involves lots of content writing, editorials, market research, media monitoring and analysis. You will interact with clients and engage with the media whilst learning about media exposure, PR strategies and communications, Current Affair, Public Relations, Economics, Macroeconomics, Finance.
You will have excellent academic records and excellent written communication skills. As you will be working for a growing entrepreneurial agency, you will be offered a high level of responsibility. There is a significant opportunity for the right candidate to develop the role as you progress.
The successful candidate should meet the following essential criteria:
sterling communication skills – both verbal and written
Interest in the financial services industry and media
Ability to manage and prioritise delivery of multiple tasks
Capable of working under pressure and to tight deadlines
Exemplary attention to detail and proofreading skills
Strong sense of initiative and independence
Foreign language skills are desirable but not essential.
Please send your CV to Mette@mjrecruitment.co.uk.