Account Executive / Senior Account Executive
Location: Maidstone, Kent
We’re hiring! Recent account wins mean we’re looking for a capable, creative and enthusiastic new team member. This role would suit an individual with relevant experience in a communications or journalism environment.
The new recruit will have the opportunity to work on some amazing projects for established carmakers, auto tech firms, mobility start-ups and specialist motor retail suppliers. We typically work at a global level, shaping strategy and producing world-class content.
You will support Account Managers and the senior team in the delivery of our services to several clients. Key tasks will include researching and producing written content, liaising with the media and assisting with the planning and delivery of creative automotive PR programmes, activities and campaigns.
Experience and Skills
Experience within the automotive sector is desirable but not essential – however candidates must be able to demonstrate a strong interest in the automotive industry.
Outstanding communication, writing, presentation and social media skills are vital. It is essential that candidates are able to develop strong relationships with clients and media contacts and complete tasks accurately and on time.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate initiative, creativity, flexibility and tenacity in order to deliver an exceptional service to our clients.
Candidates must be able to work alone or contribute to a team effort, as required.
A degree in Public Relations or Journalism is preferable, but not essential for candidates who can demonstrate appropriate skills, capabilities, interests and determination to learn and succeed.
We’re based in a lovely, leafy site in Kent – but you don’t necessarily have to be. We want the best, wherever you are.
We provide a competitive salary, private health insurance, plus a personalised training and development plan. We also have we have an innovative scheme giving each employee every fourth Friday off.
For more details, email firstname.lastname@example.org, sharing your CV and a summary of why you think you’d be a great addition to the PFPR team.