Date Added: 10 June 2021
: 4 July 2021
Job Title: Account Executive - Education PR
Working For: Mango at PLMR
Salary: Competitive plus a very attractive range of benefits including 25 days of annual leave, enhanced pension plan, private healthcare, gym allowance.
Length of Contract: Permanent
PLMR is a successful, fast-growing communications agency based right in the heart of Westminster. Our dynamic and vibrant team deliver high quality public relations, public affairs, stakeholder engagement, reputation management and digital solutions for an excellent roster of clients. We work across a range of sectors including education, health and social care, energy and environment, tech, built environment and transport, amongst others.
We are seeking an experienced, proactive, and highly motivated Account Executive to join our market-leading education practice. You will be a key member of the PLMR team servicing a range of clients in the education sector (schools, multi-academy trusts, leading universities, trade associations and unions, training and qualification providers, early years groups, ed-tech companies, charities) and beyond.
You will ideally have entry-level experience working in a similar agency environment, in parliament, in an in-house comms role or within education. To be successful in this role, it is critical that you have a deep understanding and interest in the British media and UK political system, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. You will be well organised, proactive and able to work under your own initiative, meeting and driving forward on deadlines and projects.
In this role you will progress your consultancy skills, attending to the day to day management of client accounts and maintaining a positive client relationship, delivering high-quality communications across a range of disciplines, spotting policy trends and identifying issues which might impact on client activity, beginning to develop new business ideas and initiatives alongside the senior management team.
Detailed job description including a list of main responsibilities can be found here https://plmr.co.uk/jobs/account-executive-education-2/
Closing Date: 4 July 2021
We review applications on a daily basis and will contract shortlisted candidates right away. We may appoint before the closing date if a suitable candidate is secured.