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Job: PR & Social Account Executive

The Honey Partnership is looking for a PR & Social Account Executive with agency experience to work on a portfolio of client accounts within the tech, travel and creative industry sectors. The role offers career progression to become an Account Manager. The job is based in Old Street, London.

Why Honey

Honey was established in Q4 2014 – we are small and young. We have a vision to be a global creative marketing services agency and the world’s leading Chinese-led social creative agency and this is our second Community Manager hire. So if you join, you are in virtually at the start of an amazing journey which will be able to offer you many more opportunities for personal development, career development, international travel and working at the very leading edge of where social is going.

Core Responsibilities

We would like you to be responsible for delivering campaigns through traditional print, broadcast, online media and social, under the guidance and supervision of an account manager and director. As an account executive, you act as the link between The Honey Partnership LLP and its clients.  You will strive to understand your client’s industry, it business needs and goals, and then organise activity to produce effective campaigns.

A Bachelor of Arts degree in PR, communications, or journalism is preferred.

You must kick ass at:

PR

– Meeting and corresponding with clients regularly with your account manager
– Building and maintaining a media contact and influencer lists
– Keep up to date with media, including newspapers and online
– Research, write, edit, proofread, and dispense written material to media
– Monitor clients and alert the team to possible issues
– Give presentations to potential and existing clients
– Work with account managers to devise a campaign that meets the client’s brief and budget
– Present campaign ideas to your account team
– Help solve client problems and ensure deadlines are met
– Check, report and measure a campaign’s progress
– Manage third party suppliers engaged on behalf of a client for a campaign
– Keeping in contact with the client and team at all stages of the campaign
– You will usually work on three or four accounts at the same time

Social Media

– Provide the client team with social activity ideas
– Integrate online activity with traditional PR and marketing activity across entire portfolio
– Contribute to Honey’s social media
– Contribute ideas to Honey marketing
– Support new business activity

Key skills

To be a successful account executive you’ll need:
– Good spoken and written communication skills
– Strong presentation and negotiation skills
– Confidence, tact and a persuasive manner
– Good organisational and time management skills
– Good people skills, for working with a range of colleagues and clients
– The ability to lead and motivate a team
– A professional manner
– Good business sense and the ability to work to budgets

Apply

To apply or enquire, please contact Chris Adams chris@makehoney.com

 

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Chris Adams
chris@makehoney.com