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Corporate Account Executive – corporate, financial services

Location:
Sydney
Posted By:
Amaraj Bansal
Date:
06/04/2021

Job Description:

My client is a global PR agency known for big, regional and global work anchored in strategic insights and creative smarts. They are also co-located and completely plugged into the global creative agency that’s part of their family, with whom they share planning, creative and digital capabilities with on integrated and stand-alone accounts. It’s a unique position that has seen the agency grow exponentially.

The Role:

Due to a number of client wins, they are now after a talented PR Account Executive, to work on corporate accounts spanning financial services and tech. An amazing opportunity for a talented and ambitious AE who’s hungry to do more than what they currently are and wants to work for an award-winning agency on the up.

The ideal candidate would be someone with 1-year PR experience, who is a star writer, pitcher and with strong media contacts. This is not a role for a quiet type, my client wants someone with real presence and punch!

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Respond to phone calls and emails from journalists
  • Brainstorm new ideas for PR campaigns.
  • Deliver analytics reports on traffic and social media.
  • Keep clients’ social media accounts such as their Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn page up to date.
  • Organise interviews and editorial meetings with key journalists for clients’ spokespeople.
  • Write press releases, articles, case studies and news stories.
  • Pitch press releases and feature ideas journalists.
  • Monitor media coverage and report results to clients and the wider team.

Key Skills and Knowledge:

  • High level of writing skills and ability to adapt style for different audiences.
  • Able to work towards tight media deadlines and meeting the demands and pressures from clients and teams.
  • Excellent telephone manner.

 

As part of two global networks, my client offers a broad range of development opportunities and a fun and diverse working environment. Their culture is dynamic, moving at speed and with the energy and enthusiasm that comes with a leading, award-winning agency. They reward their people through an enviable list of benefits including a formal training program, team culture activities and much more!

Contact me about this role today on (02) 8667 8888 and send me your CV to abansal@aquent.com