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Reference: 79481

Date Added: 22 July 2021
Closing Date: 30 July 2021

Job Title: Account Executive +REMOVED

Working For: Cavendish Advocacy

Location: London

Salary: Competitive

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Cavendish Advocacy is a leading independent government relations and corporate communications consultancy, established in 2003. Since then we’ve been advising companies, charities, campaign groups and public bodies on their political and media relations at all levels in the UK.

Part of the BECG Group, you’ll be part of a continuously growing full-service communications agency that includes public affairs, stakeholder engagement, corporate communications, digital marketing, PR, social media, design and video experts.

You will be responsible for supporting Account Managers and Account Directors in the delivery of client work across a range of clients. This role would suit a candidate with a strong interest in issues-led campaigning, politics and communications, and who enjoys working as part of a close-knit team in the delivery of high-quality work.

What you'll need:

An interest and knowledge of the workings of Government, Parliament and the media.
Experience of political and third sector campaigns.
Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
An eye for detail and accuracy.
Good social media skills.
Excellent organisational and time management skills.
Educated to degree level or equivalent.

What you’ll need to do:

Supporting the delivery of political and corporate communication campaigns and engagement programmes.
Drafting concise and accurate communications including client monitoring reports, briefing notes, press releases, and correspondence to various stakeholders.
Providing event support for clients where required.
Contributing to new business development.
Building a network of business, political and policy contacts.

Closing Date: 30 July 2021

Interview/Start Dates

We may interview strong candidates before the closing date, so you are encouraged to apply early. Interviews will be arranged during business hours on mutually convenient dates and will be held via Microsoft Teams.

We are looking for the successful candidate to join us in mid-August or earlier.

Application Details

Please send a cover letter (one page maximum, setting out your interest in the role and why you are suited to it) and CV to Oliver Hazell (oliver.hazell@cavendishadvocacy.com) and Samir Dwesar (samir.dwesar@cavendishadvocacy.com).

Please use "Account Executive application" as the subject line in your email.

Or apply here: https://cavendishadvocacy.com/careers/account-executive/

Website: http://cavendishadvocacy.com/

Additional Notes

REMOVED 27/07/21- This role has been removed as the position has been filled.