Account Exec/Senior Account Exec

Do you have all the right ingredients for success?

William Murray, the UK’s leading food, drink & hospitality PR agency has an opportunity for a talented account executive to join it’s award winning team.

The agency has built up an enviable reputation for working with big name food, drink & hospitality brands on PR, social media and integrated communications. The successful candidate will have a strong grasp of all traditional & social media, be able to spot an opportunity to get one of their clients in the news, have good writing skills and keep up with industry trends.

On a day-to-day basis you’ll support the account director and team, so you’ll need to be a tenacious media relations operator with the ability to work on a number of projects. Great client management skills, highly organised with a great attention to detail are prerequisites for the role.

Key skills will include:

Experience of working with business-to-business clients Experience of working with food and drink clients is desirable Proven ability in writing strong, impactful copy Confident communicator Ability to build relationships with clients and journalists

In addition to a competitive salary you’ll get to work in a fun fast-paced environment where no two days are ever the same.

You’ll be joining a great team that thrives on enthusiasm and the agency’s flat structure means that you’ll get the opportunity to shine.  William Murray has a mentoring programme where you’ll get to work with the senior team on a 1-2-1 basis to help you develop your skills and progress your career.

It’s fast paced but work life balance is key. And while the agency works hard they also understand life isn’t all about work!

So in addition to five weeks holiday (increasing to six after a qualifying period) education vouchers, flexible working hours in summer and season ticket loans are just some things the agency has in place.

They are also a social bunch, not shy when it comes to a night out and celebrating Christmas in style.  In addition to closing over Christmas, the last couple of Christmas parties have taken place in Morocco, Scotland & Majorca for team building weekends.

Based in South London with ambitious plans for growth, the agency will be moving to new offices, just minutes from East Croydon train station with a gym next door.  Croydon is great for transport links and shopping, with Westfield coming soon.

If this sounds like something you could really get your teeth in to, get in touch by clicking 'apply now' and send us your CV. Please include a covering letter stating your current salary.