PR Senior Account Executive

Job Title: PR Senior Account Executive Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham Industry: PR
Salary: £24k - 30k per year Start Date: Not specified
REF: 47314 Job Published: 26 days ago

job description

Pitch are currently working with one of the most established and award-winning PR and Marketing agencies in the West Midlands. Due to a number of successful client wins, they are looking to grow their PR team and are seeking a Senior PR Account Executive to help steer them in the right direction. 

Currently employing 60+ permanent members of staff in their central Birmingham office, with other office locations around the UK, this agency operate across a varied client base with accounts in home, leisure, construction and education.

The primary responsibility of a PR account executive is client service, but you will also be expected to assist and take part in new business process, networking and identifying leads in the market. Whilst having fun in their role and collaborating with other internal teams. In this role you will work under the guidance of PR Account Managers and PR Account Directors.

We are looking for someone with a deep understanding of the UK media landscape and experience in forming relationships with journalists. Candidates must be confident in their ability to create engaging content across various forms of online and printed media. Including experience writing press releases. 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting Account Managers/Directors with PR campaigns and project plans.
  • Creating content for printed and digital media; press releases, white papers, blogs, articles etc. 
  • Supporting with social media management, community management and social scheduling.
  • Liaising with the press & media.
  • Support with crisis communications and events.

Offering a generous package and genuine training budgets and schemes, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a new challenge in the PR industry. 

For more information get in touch. 




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