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Berkeley PR International Ltd

Based: Reading

Posted: Wed 24 Mar 2021
Closing Date: Mon 24 May 2021
Employer: Berkeley PR International Ltd
Job Category: PR account executives
PR & comms officers
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Public Relations

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Senior Account Executive

Berkeley PR International Ltd

Based: Reading

Posted: Wed 24 Mar 2021
Closing Date: Mon 24 May 2021
Employer: Berkeley PR International Ltd
Job Category: PR account executives
PR & comms officers
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Public Relations

Job Description

Senior Account Executive

Role responsibilities:

As a more experienced member of the PR account team, a senior account executive (SAE) will demonstrate experience across a range of tasks and clients. Working collaboratively within a team, the role requires the ability to think professionally and proactively.

An SAE is often the main point of contact for clients and as such must show awareness of current activity across the account, future planning, account fee structures, time allocation and be able to identify opportunities for additional projects.

Account responsibilities:

In addition to the main responsibilities of an account executive, an SAE is also responsible for:

  • Facilitating face-to-face meetings with press and clients
  • Pro-actively presenting opportunities to clients for results-based activities
  • Liaising on a daily basis with team, clients and the media, via telephone and email
  • Relationship building and networking with colleagues, clients and the media
  • Preparing regular client reports and attending client meetings
  • Researching, writing and distributing press releases and other written collateral to  targeted media
  • Collating, analysing and evaluating media coverage
  • Assisting AM in future activity planning and results evaluation

Company responsibilities:

  • Ownership and daily management of part or all of an account
  • Mentor and source of support to more junior team members
  • Daily newspapers overview and responsibility for incoming calls
  • Regular contributor to the face of Berkeley PR through social networking (including company blog and Twitter) both on- and offline
  • Understand, support and demonstrate use of the agency values (PIES)
  • Complete Berkeley’s Storytelling accreditation. Consistently ensure that Berkeley’s storytelling philosophy is included in the written work created for clients and media.  Begin to communicate the importance of Storytelling in your client relationships.

Contact Details

Please submit CV and covering letter to: recruitment@berkeleypr.com for the attention of Marie O'Hara-White (Human Resources)

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Monday 24th May 2021.

Employer Information

Berkeley PR International Ltd
United Kingdom

Phone: 07827361026