Account Executive

Practice Area: Capital Markets

Location: London


We are looking for an Account Executive to join our growing Financial Services team. This role offers the right candidate the opportunity to work with an exciting client base spanning a broad range of subsectors including: banking, insurance, wealth and asset management, private equity, FinTech and consumer finance among others.

 

The role will involve a range of stimulating opportunities to contribute to client teams delivering a wide variety of communications work, including: strategic positioning and corporate profile raising, media relations, brand building, digital communications and strategy development.
This role will offer the right candidate the opportunity to experience multi-practice partnerships by working with other practice areas within Instinctif Partners both in the UK and internationally. This role also offers a strong focus on personal development with access to formal training programmes and international networking initiatives.

 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Drafting press releases, articles and reactive comments to a high standard for clients
  • Providing media monitoring and intelligence to clients and wider team
  • Dealing with media both proactively and reactively
  • Developing social media content and managing client channels
  • Carrying out research to support new business opportunities
  • Account administration – meeting organisation, drafting agenda and contact reports

 

Skills / Experience

Essential

  • Excellent knowledge of news and current affairs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to read, analyse and summarise large amounts of information

Desirable

  • Previous PR / communication / marketing experience
  • Previous financial services industry experience
  • Previous editorial / journalism experience
  • Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint proficiency

 

Personal Attributes

  • Keen interest in financial services
  • Ability to work both independently with strong initiative as well as part of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Passion for the media, current affairs and business
  • Analytical and articulate
  • Creative and inquisitive
  • Understanding of social media channels and the role these play in communications
  • An aptitude for data handling

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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