PR Account Executive - Top Tech Agency in Surrey!

London
£18000 - £24000 per annum + Bens
19 Jun 2013
19 Jul 2013
PR AE Tech DH
David Hanson
Marketing
Permanent
Full Time
We are seeking PR Account Executive to join one of the UK's top ten technology PR agencies. This is an exciting opportunity for a PR Account Executive to work on a diverse range of high profile B2B technology clients in a prestigious agency with an outstanding reputation, where you can hone your PR skills focusing on media and influencer relations management.

The role is based in Surrey and the successful candidate will work in a team of six and be an exceptionally bright PR Account Executive with strong tech trade press contacts and the ability to write compelling editorial content and passionately sell it in to the media.

You will have your finger on the pulse of technology and business landscape and be able to identify opportunities for your clients to have a voice within matters which affect their target audiences.

You will be mentored by the Account Manager and receive guidance from the team's copywriter to develop strong technical writing skills.

What we're looking for:

We are looking for a PR Account Executive with a genuine passion for and knowledge of B2B Technology and ability to juggle multiple clients. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, energetic and focused with excellent written and verbal communication skills, who can passionately sell news stories to the technology trade press.

Key Skills & Responsibilities:
*Genuine passion & interest in B2B technology PR
*Tenacious work ethic
*Outstanding writing and oral communications skills with ability to speak confidently to journalists and clients
*Highly organised who can juggle and prioritise work load
*Strong administration skills

Our client:

Based in Surrey they are one of the UK's top ten leading B2B Technology PR consultancies with an impressive portfolio of blue chip clients ranging from major international companies and brands to smaller specialist businesses.

What's on offer:

*£18 -24K depending on experience
*20 days annual leave plus 3 additional days when the office closes at Christmas (increases by a day each year, after two years' service)
*Individual pension plan to which the company contributes 3% of annual salary with no obligation for you to contribute
*£400 personal training budget
*Personal laptop
*Blackberry



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