PR Account Executive - Oxford

Media & New Media
Perm
22000-24000 Per Annum
ALM/AR/050425
Oxfordshire
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PR Account Executive - Oxford

Salary: £22,000 - £24,000pa + commission package + benefits

The company

With their specialist communications expertise, industry knowledge and contact networks, Our Client is the leading global PR and communications consultancy for the shipping, marine, energy and offshore industries.

They are truly passionate about their niche sectors and work with many leading organisations including global companies, NGOs, industry bodies, governments and regulators that span the shipping, marine, energy and offshore markets. Their in-depth knowledge means that they are able to fully understand their clients' businesses and the challenges that they and their customers face. This enables them to create strategic PR and communications programmes that build reputation and enterprise value targeting key influencers and stakeholders across shipping and marine, energy and offshore. It also enables them to maximise commercial opportunities for their clients, which could otherwise be overlooked.

The Role

A PR Week Top 150 consultancy, our Client is expanding its team of motivated, intelligent and dynamic communications professionals due to growing demand for their services. They are looking for an ambitious account executive or aspiring communications professional to support the day-to-day delivery of world-class PR services to a global portfolio of clients.

Applicants must have the following attributes:

• An understanding of B2B PR and communications
• A thirst for learning more about and understanding our specialist industries
• Confident, proactive, and eager to work in an entrepreneurial environment
• Excellent organisational skills and the ability to effectively prioritise responsibilities
• Quick to learn and able to digest and understand complex subjects
• First-rate written communication skills with an engaging style and close attention to language, grammar and accuracy
• Attention to detail
• Strong interpersonal skills, both face-to-face and on the phone
• A sound grasp of social and digital media.


The ideal applicant will also have:

• A track record of supporting the delivery of communications campaigns with proactivity and creativity, ideally within an agency environment
• Experience in writing high quality blog/editorial copy or press releases
• An understanding and/or experience of working with the media
• Great client management experience, with the ability to foster strong client relationships.


A growing mid-sized, privately owned, PR consultancy, our Client offers significant long-term career development opportunities for talented and enthusiastic communications professionals. Its global client base also provides potential for international travel.

Benefits:

• 22 days holiday per annum, plus additional accrual opportunities
• New business commission scheme (9% of first year's fee for new business introductions)
• Employee perks including discounts at national chains and wellness support
• Bi-monthly in-house training workshops plus investment in external training for career and personal development
• Relocation package available.


If you feel you can demonstrate the necessary levels of experience, skills and commitment outlined above please apply by sending your up to date CV

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