PR Account Executive

[Salary]

Competitive

[Location]

London

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APPLICATION CLOSED

Four Day Weeks

 

[Company]

ThoughtSpark

Public Relations Account Executive


Public Relations and content consultancy, ThoughtSpark, is looking for a freelance, part-time Account Executive for 4 days per week.



Duties will include:

- Media relations with target UK & international press – selling in and following up on press releases and articles with journalists to gain coverage
- Developing good working relationships with journalists
- Proactively seeking opportunities for coverage in clients’ target media
- Developing press materials – writing press releases, articles, case studies and research/white papers
- Account administration – activity reporting and press cuttings – as well as generally assisting with account tasks
- Liaising with clients’ customers, independent spokespeople and third party organisations
- Carrying out desk research for press materials content
- Ensuring all press lists are kept regularly up to date
- Timely reporting to the Account Director
- Developing good working relationships with clients



Essential skills:

- Fluent English speaker
- Excellent writing skills
- Confident phone manner
- Results driven
- Strong academic record
- Attention to detail
- Proactive and able to take the initiative
- Highly organised
- Reliable and responsible



Rate: £11-£12 per hour depending on experience
Hours: to work during office hours (9am-5.30pm) 4 days per week
Location: Regus, 2 Kingdom Street, London, W2 6BD.


Candidates should be available to start immediately.


Send CV and covering letter explaining why you would be right for this role to Rachel Mitchell, Account Director, at [email protected]


For further information on ThoughtSpark go to wwwthoughtsparkagency.com