PR Account Executive

Copperfield Recruitment Ltd
£18000 - £20000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
PR Account Executive - £18k - £20k, Buckingham As PR Account Executive you will be working in a team with the Senior Account Executive and Account Manager. You will execute PR campaigns that require using a combination of traditional, digital and social media tools and techniques. You will also be involved in the writing and production of press releases and blogs, tracking industry news and hot topics in the press and supporting social media campaigns. Key Responsibilities Effective and accurate reporting and account administration Monitoring client press coverage and social media activity Ensuring that the team has access to the latest performance of accounts Monitoring and measuring the success of all PR and social media activity Developing your knowledge of PR strategies, tactics and the industry Developing your knowledge of Internet monitoring tools. Responsible for client social media campaigns and company's own social media requirements Support your team to drive internal and client related social media campaigns. Building and developing relationships with media/influencers Logging media enquiries and the appropriate response action Identifying and assisting in developing client news Developing an understanding of integrated marketing and PR campaign tactics Developing your understanding of each of your client's business and the industries they operate in Supporting the Account Executive / Senior Account Executive and Account Manager with day-to-day contact with clients Production of client meeting minutes, contact reports and transcripts are completed promptly by agreed deadlines. The Person Must have a degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or related field. Understanding of PR strategies and tactics An understanding of newsworthy stories To be hard-working and committed Good written and oral communication skills Confidence to conduct yourself professionally with clients, journalists and peers. Good organisational skills with ability to multi-task, work in a team environment and meet strict deadlines A good level of computer literacy, including Microsoft Office applications Experience in the use of Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook for PR Knowledge of social media monitoring tools / applications PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU LIVE WITHIN A COMMUTABLE DISTANCE OF THIS LOCATION. Please note your CV will be reviewed against the vacancy criteria and we will contact you within one week if we wish to progress your application any further. Copperfield Recruitment Ltd are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy and are an equal opportunities employer. This job was originally posted as