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Senior Account Executive

London

£35000 - £40000 per annum
Ref: 084105786  Date Posted:  27/11/2019
Due to exceptional performance and growth this firm is the corporate and financial communications advisory firm to watch.

Housing a portfolio of leading names across all industry sectors, the client list is both broad and international, but also continuing to get bigger, so there is a need for an exceptional Senior Account Executive to join the team.

The firm offers immense scope for individuals to work diversely across sectors and be involved in large cross border transactions and deep corporate work. The big draw for many is that while some clients might be listed, they don't get involved in the tactical side of financial calendar work! Digital Communications is an area of growth for the firm, so this skills set would be highly valued and utilised!

With 13 offices spanning Europe, the US, Middle East and Asia, this is a truly global firm and a great home for linguists, particularly German speakers.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

• Build and maintain client relationships

• Support for senior team and day to day account handling and execution of strategy

• Assisting with and managing the preparation of messaging materials – key messages, presentations, press releases, Q&A

• News and social media monitoring

• Press analysis and summaries

• Analyst feedback

• Research for current clients and new business opportunities

• Forging productive relationships with clients, press and investment analysts

Desired skills and experience:

• Corporate and financial PR experience, gained in agency or in-house

• Demonstrable interest and understanding of the business, economic and political environment

• Good knowledge of the digital landscape

• Strong media relations experience

• Hard working, flexible, adaptable and proactive

• Enthusiastic team player, able to build strong relationships and to command the confidence of others both internally and externally

• Strong written and oral communication skills, good attention to detail

• Independent, clear and creative thinking, takes initiatives, goes beyond the expected, spots opportunities and innovates

All applicants must have the right to work in the EU without sponsorship