FREELANCE OPPORTUNITY - PR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE - CONSUMER (FMCG)
Our client is a top award winning Consumer & Digital PR Agency who is part of a wider Group based in central London. They have an immeidate opportunity available for a Freelancer at Account Executive level or Senior Account Executive level to assist them with their current workload. They will also consider candidates who are looking for permanent job roles. Must be used to working in a fast paced environment, and able to getting fully involved in the whole PR mix whilst working with top brands within consumer, fmcg trade/consumer accounts.
The ideal candidate will be graduate calibre, having gained aminimum of 12 months’ PR or marketing experience by working with big brands in consumer or fmcg trade/consumer.
The opportunity to work within this Agency are amazing, and you will need to be fully prepared to quickly get to grips with their clients’ business and how PR fits into their marketing objectives.
Candidates are required to have knowledge or learn quickly the following:-
- Have a clear understanding of how PR fits into the marketing mix.
- Keep up-to-date on all the latest trends within the consumer fmcg sector.
- Have strong time management skills. The working environment is fast-paced and deadline driven.
- Must be confident with an upbeat “can do” attitude.
- Be comfortable with immediate day to day contact with clients.
- Have a strong understanding of all types of media, print, broadcast, online and how they work (deadlines etc.).
As Freelance PR Account Executive, you will be involved in daily media monitoring, have excellent writing skills, a good understanding of the English language, particularly grammar, punctuation and spelling. Strong writing skills are required for drafting/writing press releases, articles, blogs and using your social media skills such as Facebook and Twitter to promote your clients’ brands. You will also be involved with events and exhibitions by planning, sourcing and/or attending each event.
If you are looking for a permanent job role, this position can convert if interested. The Agency offers on-going training and guidance, affording you the opportunity to develop your knowledge in PR further and have enormous job satisfaction at the same time.
Salary: £120 per day.
CC Blue Recruitment act as a “Recruitment Agency” in respect of this client requirement.
CC Blue Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of sex, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, having responsibility for dependents, age, religion/beliefs, or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified.