PR Account Executive

PR Account Executive. A Macclesfield based B2B PR agency are looking for a PR Account Executive to join the team. This B2B marketing communications agency deliver brilliant PR for their clients, whether that’s content strategy and development, social media, earned media, influencer relations or good old digital communication programmes.

The PR Account Executive daily activities include:

  • work within your client teams to ensure that PR, digital and integrated marketing programmes are delivered to a high level through:-
    • Front line pitching/media relations for key clients
    • Spotting proactive and reactive media opportunities
    • Writing strong and persuasive content in whichever format you turn your hand to
    • Utilise PR, digital and content marketing tools to deliver campaigns that go beyond what’s expected
    • Being a confident point of contact for your clients
    • Supporting the delivery of critical reporting and measurement
  • Work with your client team to develop awarding winning PR programmes
  • Work well within a team and contribute to company culture
  • Contribute to company growth through new business activities



The PR Account Executive will need:

  1. Minimum of one to two years' experience in a PR agency
  2. Strong B2B, tech, construction or SME experience
  3. Good understanding and knowledge of sector, business, regional and national press
  4. Experience of writing content for, and managing social media platforms
  5. Experience of creating and pitching stories to the press
  6. A professional approach with a drive for success
  • An interest in your environment – from the technology you use at home and work to the way you interact with others
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Competent in Microsoft Office 365



The PR Account Executive benefits:

  • Salary £22,000 – £26,000 a year
  • Annual bonus of up to 5% of salary based on individual and company performance
  • £1000 training budget per employee
  • Health benefits – enhanced sick pay, opt in Denplan dental insurance
  • 25 days holiday allowance plus a day off for your birthday
  • Reward platform – bonus points awarded for great work and teamwork
  • Team social events – team breakfasts, team lunches, summer & Christmas events, annual off sites
  • 4.30pm finish on a Friday
  • Face to Face hybrid working approach which we can make work for the right person
  • Flexible working that treats you like a grown up to manage your own time



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