Account/ Senior Account Executive – Property

Practice Area: Corporate

Location: London


We are an international business communications consultancy – a partnership – specialists in reputation, influence & engagement. We work with our clients to ignite multiple & complex audiences through deep insight, expert storytelling & creative delivery. We employ over 450 people across Europe, Asia, Africa, North America & the Middle East, acting for over 850 clients across the globe, from large quoted multi-national corporations to SMEs just starting out on their journey.

 

Property, Health & Higher Education:

A rare opportunity has arisen to join the 11 people strong corporate property team in this fast growth, top 10 UK PR firm. Our client base encompasses a mix of high profile household names and exciting start-ups, ranging from FTSE 250 housebuilders to luxury estate agencies right through to commercial property advisers.

 

Role Overview:

We are looking for a talented, motivated and experienced account executive / senior account executive with an affinity for property to support our team and work on a number of blue chip clients spanning both residential and commercial property. With a team that has doubled in size in just two years, we need a confident team player who wants to progress their career at one of the UK’s largest and most exciting business communications agencies. Your role will include exciting tasks such as liaising with top property and business media and clients to deliver award winning communications programmes that strengthen reputations and support sales, all the while proving our worth through measurement and insight. With experts from across the corporate communications, capital markets, public policy and engagement practices working together to produce industry recognised programmes and campaigns, we need a capable and confident communicator with excellent PR contacts.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Drafting press releases for national, trade, regional and business press;
  • Selling in stories to national, trade, regional and business press;
  • Compiling targeted media lists;
  • Generating media coverage in targeted titles;
  • Setting up and attending media meetings for clients and the wider team;
  • Maintaining and developing good relationships with core target journalists;
  • Attending client meetings and maintaining day to day contact and liaison with clients;
  • General account administration including coverage logs, board reports and contact reports;
  • Analysing data to craft new media angles and stories; and
  • Monitoring and drafting content for a range of social channels.

 

Skills & Experience: 

  • 6 months – 12 months experience working in the sector;
  • Established property or business media contacts;
  • A good understanding of the media landscape;
  • Excellent writing skills;
  • Excellent organisation skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Confident communicator, particularly with clients and media;
  • Data handling/research based techniques to generate PR content (knowledge of excel is imperative); and
  • Social media implementation and execution across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

 

Personal Attributes: 

  • Passionate about property and communications;
  • Confident and outgoing;
  • Creative and initiative;
  • Proactive team player;
  • Takes direction well; and
  • Highly organised and able to juggle multiple tasks.

 

Other Information:

  • Working hours of 37.5 per week to be worked during normal business hours;
  • Role holder must have the right to work in the UK; and
  • The role may involve infrequent travel if working on a local project.

Our success is underpinned by our values:

  • Blaze a Trail – We push boundaries and set the pace within our industry;
  • Move Fast -We anticipate change and respond quickly;
  • Always Connect – We combine skills, experience and perspectives that unite people and organisations; and
  • Keep it real – We are open, fair and authentic, always listening and understanding before we respond.

 

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Nothing that ticks your boxes?

We’re always on the hunt for new talent. Please take a look at our latest opportunities. If there is not something that suits you, we’d still love to hear from you.

Please submit your CV and a cover letter to us on: careers@instinctif.com

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