Senior Account Executive

Senior Account Executive

Job Title: Senior Account Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: ST134873_1511277602
Contact Name: Sarah Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 21, 2017 15:20

Job Description

We're looking for a Senior Account Executive to join an exciting, creative production and communication agency based in West London. You MUST have at least 2-3 yrs experience for this role.

Main Responsibilities

  • Formulate creative and impactful PR strategies in conjunction with the team and Managing Director
  • Develop client SLA's and owns delivery of activity
  • Experienced approach to managing clients and media relationships
  • To deliver creative campaigns alongside our Production division that satisfies the client brief by developing PR objectives and innovative angles to achieve the best possible results
  • Continue to foster meaningful relationships with media to secure coverage across a range of publications
  • Create visually stimulating content and proposals for new business and PR campaigns, applying excellent creative skill within each proposal, fulfilling the brief to a high standard and out-of-the-box thinking
  • Keep up to date on latest trends in PR, Social Media and client industries to ensure agency is delivering forward thinking strategies to clients
  • Shows promise to provide clear and distinctive management in the future and manages client expectations and ensures tasks are allocated appropriately

Daily Tasks (including but not limited to the below):

  • Work with the production team to strategise and monthly content calendars for clients
  • Work with copy writers to advise on effective captioning on each platform
  • Identity optimum posting times for clients and post daily for them across all channels
  • Analyse hashtag trends and create hash-tag hacking strategise to increase exposure and engagement across posts
  • Engage with audiences of clients on a daily basis across all platforms
  • Work with clients' in-house teams as well as our production team to advise on Instagram/Facebook stories with the aim of securing high levels of engagement
  • Work with PR team to advise on influencer campaigns and paid promotions on the channels
  • Work with the Production team to advise on content to make material as engaging and impactful on social media as possible


  • Over 2 yrs of previous PR experience (agency or in-house)
  • An understanding in some, or all client industries, specifically restaurants, travel, fashion, corporate, design and interiors
  • Good relationships with key journalists and influencers
  • The individual will be a successful negotiator and be capable of maintaining regular client contact on a formal and informal basis to further underpin the relationship
  • A positive, creative energy
  • General knowledge of using social media within a PR capacity
  • Excellent writing skills and proven ability to deliver well-structured written work
  • Ability to undertake extensive market research and analysis
  • Excellent attention, diligent, results focused with a proactive approach andstrong work ethic
  • Networking appetite to promote both the company's services and unique offerings
  • Abreast of current affairs with knowledge of media and print

Creative Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.