Consumer Account Executive

Up to 26,000 Euros depending on experience
21 Aug 2013
21 Sep 2013
Consumer, FMCG

Edelman is currently seeking an experienced Account Executive to join its busy Consumer brands team. Edelman is the leading independent global PR firm and with numerous awards under our belt, we are looking to expand the team.

What makes us so successful?

Finding the perfect employees who are dedicated and passionate about PR.

The successful candidate must have at least two years experience in public relations or a related field, and must demonstrate a solid grasp of public relations and a passion for social media. They will have a fundamental understanding of media outreach programmes and be capable of applying their own initiative in developing appropriate offline and online media strategies. The person we are looking for must demonstrate excellent communication and writing skills, strong time management and organisational ability, and must be able to deal with clients, suppliers and media in a professional manner.

This position is ideal for a tenacious, enthusiastic, dynamic individual who is eager to learn and pursue a career in a successful, strategic and busy PR agency.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing and maintaining relationships with the media
  • Writing press releases, articles and other PR materials
  • Day-to-day reporting, monitoring and account handling
  • Supporting senior account handlers
  • Involvement in activational aspects of communications programmes
  • Social media implementation and content management