Junior Account Executive

This is your first step into the world of PR, and a great start to your career in this exciting, fast-paced industry. You will be focusing on gaining an understanding of the processes involved in PR, the client/agency relationship and the basic support skills needed to do this role. Starting with the all important admin side of the role (before being client facing) will give you the time needed to hone your writing skills and media relations skills which are crucial to success in PR. Oh, and you’ll be building your little black book of suppliers and media contacts along the way!

Minimum of two days per week in our Old Street office (EC1V 4BW) and the rest of the time from wherever you wish!
Full-time role


  • Organising and researching forward feature calendars / speaker opportunities including sourcing and qualification of opportunities and status maintenance
  • Managing the photographic library 
  • Liaising with suppliers, such as venues, photographers and printers 
  • Preparation of press materials and press packs 
  • Collection, collation, mounting and distributing media coverage on a regular basis (including online monitoring)
  • Online research using social media tools and techniques
  • Maintaining client files on and off line, ensuring that files and records are kept in good order

What makes a great


team member?

  • You love writing! You feel confident writing about a variety of topics across different formats (eg news releases, case studies, fact sheets, blogs and so on) You’ll learn the difference between how bloggers and professional journalists operate in terms of codes of conduct, deadlines, engagement and copy/content requirements
  • Media Knowledge! It’s important to have in-depth knowledge of the media, for your specific clients and in general. This should include national, trade and online. You must be proficient in using basic media tools to research and develop insight on journalists, bloggers and client competition
  • Media liaison and relationship building! You’re a people person and feel confident  dealing with day to day enquiries, meeting the press and clients in a professional environment and building those all important relationships with industry professionals
  • Organised, focused and big on quality! You set yourself high standards when it comes to your writing, you can manage multiple workloads and deadlines and pay close attention to the smallest details. Nothing gets past you!
  • Teamwork makes the dream work! You communicate extremely well with colleagues, you’re motivated and can take important feedback to ensure you are progressing in the right direction

Required Experience

There is no prior-experience needed for this role, but it would be nice if you already have...

  • A keen interest in software packages, the internet and research facilities to dig out that important, relevant information
  • You are already subscribed to a few newsgroups and keep up to date on political affairs

Don't worry if the above doesn't fit, you can still apply!

How to Apply?

Unfortunately this role is no longer available.

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