Account Executive - Financial Services/ Personal Finance

Central London / City of London
18 Jan 2013
18 Feb 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

Account Executive – Financial Services/ Personal Finance
Central London/ City of London
£20k - 25k

The Company

Are you passionate about finance? Do you have creative ideas that will have the media engaging with a financial client? If so, this London based financial PR agency, part of a larger integrated group, could be your next move.

The Role

Responsibilities in this Account Executive role will include

  • Drafting and distributing press release and proactively following them up,
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with key journalists,
  • Assisting with the coordination of events,
  • Researching potential coverage and new business opportunities,
  • Undertaking a certain amount of account administration.

Candidate specifications

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous PR experience, preferably in consumer finance/personal finance;
  • A passion for finance and the ability to talk about it in an engaging way;
  • Excellent writing and organisational skills;
  • The ability to work well under pressure;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Confidence and the ability to build relationships with key journalists

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