Careers

Enthusiastic starter in PR required

Company: Storm Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 31/07/2014

   

Recently graduated and looking for a break into the world of PR? Then Storm has the perfect starter role for you. We need an enthusiastic and bright person to join our busy team - experience is not necessary but we would like someone who has already completed work experience for at least a month in a London agency. You will be working to our AEs, handing all client administrative and junior media tasks, so you will need to be organised, outgoing, and capable of multi-tasking across a variety of accounts. In addition, you will also be expected to share Storm's reception duties, which involves making sure that the office runs smoothly from an administrative point of view and all that entails.

In return, we will offer the successful candidate a position where they can fast track into a full account executive, provide great training and the opportunity to get their career off to a flying start.

Storm is a small agency with big ambitions - currently with 20 members of staff, we operate across the consumer and B2B / corporate areas for a wide range of clients from Burts Chips, Chang Beer, Magimix, FAGE, Tune Hotels, InCosmetics, Checkpoint Systems, Roadchef, Business Environment and Douwe Egberts. We believe that work/life balance is crucial for a happy working environment and as a result we have a talented, friendly and sociable team that has a genuine passion for our clients and the company. Log on to www.stormcom.co.uk to find out more about us and the work that we do.

If you think you fit the bill, then please send your CV to amanda@stormcom.co.uk, marked Storm Starter. Please no recruitment agencies to respond as we will not consider applications through this route.
 



Account Manager

Company: PLMR
Location: Edinburgh
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 30/07/2014
Deadline: 23:59 on 1st August 2014

   

PLMR – a PR Week Top 150 agency and Best Consultancy winner at the Public Affairs News Awards 2013 – is establishing a presence in Edinburgh to help it continue to provide the highest level of political counsel across all of the UK.

This role is an exciting opportunity to develop a brand new client base, as well as provide support to existing clients who already have a presence in Scotland. You will need to be self-motivated and entrepreneurial, as much of the role will require working independently, helping PLMR to become successful in Scottish public affairs.

With a detailed knowledge of Scottish parliamentary processes, you will have at least two years’ experience working for a Member of Scottish Parliament, in the Scottish Parliament itself or in public affairs in Scotland. You will be required to regularly attend committee hearings and events, in order to boost PLMR’s presence in Scotland. You will develop new business contacts and build on existing relationships, ensuring PLMR meet and beat client expectations at every level.

You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be well organised, highly motivated and able to work under your own initiative. You will have good interpersonal skills and will have started to develop your own networks within both political and media circles.

The role will be based in our new Edinburgh office. You will be required to make occasional trips to PLMR’s Head Office in London for staff training and meetings.

A more detailed job description is available here.

To apply for this position please download and fill in our PLMR job application form and return it by email to recruitment@plmr.co.uk or by post to PLMR Limited, Church House, 29 Great Smith Street, Westminster, SW1P 3BL.

 

 

Senior Consultant, Campaigns Practice

Company: Forster Communications
Location: London Bridge
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 28/07/2014

Get in touch if...

You’re a senior consultant with a wealth of experience in developing action-orientated integrated campaigns and engaging public audiences across different communication channels including marketing, PR, digital and social media.

You’re well versed in the changing nature of communication needs from both audience and agency perspectives.

Clients respect you. You offer strategic thinking and creativity in abundance. You’re experienced in developing plans for client work and adept at measuring and evaluating programmes.

You enjoy managing and motivating colleagues. You get a buzz from helping others develop their skills and abilities. You thrive on working in a team environment but are also a self-starter who is constantly challenging yourself to enhance your own skills.

You’ve also got a flair for presenting and a strong track record in winning business. You’re strong at building and developing relationships with journalists, stakeholders and clients. 

You’re passionate about the power of communications to bring about change and want to work for a business that gets this. You want your next career move to be about working with brands and helping them to deliver positive social and environmental change.

Forster Communications is a leading UK social change communications consultancy and is employee owned.  We’re looking for a new senior consultant to join our successful Campaigns Practice. If you’re keen to work in a dynamic, well established company with a great reputation in professional communications, and you have the skills, experience and share our passion for building brands with social purpose, then we’d love to hear from you.

Take a look at the full Job Spec here
 
Interested? Please email a cover letter and a copy of your CV though to recruit@forster.co.uk
 

 

Medical Writer

Company: MKG
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 25/07/2014

 
We are looking for a Medical Writer with a can-do attitude to join our team. If you've got a couple of years' experience under your belt, have a thirst for learning new things and consider yourself a people person then drop us a line!

MKG is Hill+Knowlton Strategies' wholly-owned medical education offering. We're a dynamic team of healthcare education specialists who develop engaging educational content and programmes for global, regional and single market audiences.

We recognise that different 'voices' are needed to tell our clients' stories to different audiences and so offer 'Clinical + Scientific' and 'Patient + Consumer' specialisation. Through these two work streams we translate complex scientific data and shape it appropriately for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, patients and consumers.

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Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Manager at Czarina.Charles@hkstrategies.com
 


Account Manager - Technology

Company: Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 25/07/2014

 
Due to strong organic growth, we are looking for an ambitious, B2B technology communications consultant with excellent written, digital and media skills. The successful Account Manager will have a genuine interest in B2B technology and will be part of a fast growing, creative team that spans both B2B and consumer.

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Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Manager at Czarina.Charles@hkstrategies.com
 


Digital PR/Comms Manager - Sports

Company: Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 25/07/2014

 
We are looking for a Digital PR/Comms Manager who is confident, creative, passionately digital and social media savvy to join the Sports team at H+K, to bring with them a fresh point of view and skills set.

The recent football World Cup showed social media as key background for brands off the pitch and Twitter, in particular, as the stand-out performer.

As a team we are committed to bringing in new talent, with different skills and backgrounds. We have developed highly trusted, long standing relationships with a number of our sports clients, so there's a big opportunity for creative thinking, client counsel and implementation. Digital marketing and content publishing will be our biggest focus area, and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to really lead this.

We are looking for someone with a strong understanding of all the key comms platforms, including social, and how to successfully plan and then activate them to engage consumers. We want someone who has worked on integrated campaigns for leading consumer brands that will bring this expertise to our existing and potential clients.

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Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Manager at Czarina.Charles@hkstrategies.com
 

 


Associate/Senior Associate Director - Issues + Crisis

Company: Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 25/07/2014

 
The Issues and Crisis team is a group of talented PR practitioners whose strength lies in its ability to work seamlessly across the full gambit of H+K Strategies' clients from Energy + Industrials, Food + Drink, Retail + Leisure, to Technology, Sport and Healthcare. Many of the projects the team work on are amongst the most fascinating, high profile, and confident in the communications' industry.

This thriving practice is now entering an exciting phase of growth driven by some exciting new business wins and needs a talented Associate Director, who will report directly to the Deputy Head of Issues + Crisis.

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Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Manager at Czarina.Charles@hkstrategies.com
 


Account Executive (Fashion, Luxury & Lifestyle)

Company: Talk PR
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 25/07/2014

Talk PR Fashion, Luxury, Lifestyle is looking for a motivated and organised Account Executive to join the team.

We're looking for a proactive candidate with a can do attitude with established industry expertise and press contacts together with the creative ability to execute plans with a dynamic approach.

The successful applicant will have a minimum of 12-18 months experience implementing and executing UK PR campaigns and launches, taking ownership and generating best in class results.

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Applications
Candidates should apply in writing with a covering letter highlighting your relevant experience for this role, attaching your CV and email to jobs@talkpr.com.
 


Senior Consultancy, Corporate Communications

Company: Forster Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 24/07/2014

Join us if...

You're a senior consultancy with a wealth of experience in advising businesses and organisations about corporate communications. You're well versed in all aspects of reputation management and have worked with a variety of clients during your career - from big brands to smaller companies and organisations.

Clients respect you. They value your strategic counsel and know that under your direction the team will deliver high quality service and strong results. You're experience in developing plans for client work and adept at measuring and evaluating programmes. You enjoy managing and motivating colleagues. You get a buzz from helping others develop their skills and abilities. You thrive on working in a team environment but are also a self-starter who is constantly challenging yourself to enhance your own skills.

You've got an entrepreneurial mind-set and are always on the look-out for new opportunities to support businesses and organisations in corporate communications. You've also got a flair for presenting and a strong track record in winning business. You're a consummate networker who enjoys developing relationships with a variety of stakeholders. You understand that relationships are two-way, built on trust and are for the long term.

You're passionate about the power of communications to bring about change and want to work for a business that gets this. You want your next career move to be about working with brands and helping them to deliver positive social and environmental change.

Forster Communications is a leading UK social change communications consultancy and is employee owned. We're looking for a new senior consultancy to join our growing corporate communications practice. If you're keen to work in a dynamic, well established company with a great reputation in professional communications, and you have the skills, experience and share our passion for building brands with social purpose, then we'd love to hear from you.

Take a look at the full Job Spec here.

Interested? Please email a cover letter and a copy of your CV through to recruit@forster.co.uk.

 


Consumer Account Executive/Senior Account Executive

Company: Flagship Consulting
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 24/07/2014

We are looking for a Consumer Account Executive/Senior Account Executive to work on leading brands in the leisure and retail sectors. Working within a creative agency environment, the role gives you considerable responsibility across a range of accounts.

Candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills, a really good understanding of social and print media, creativity, enthusiasm and commitment.

Outstanding organisational and client handling skills and the ability to work as part of the team are also must-haves.

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Applications
Please send your CV and covering letter to Sarah Milward sarah.milward@flagshipconsulting.co.uk 
 


Project Manager

Company: Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 23/07/2014

 
H+K London, in conjunction with a number of WPP agencies have amalgamated to create a blended team dedicated to managing Ford’s global PR/Marketing business across Europe, North America, Africa and Asia-Pacific.

Our 12 people strong team in H+K London, are looking to recruit a Market and Product Project Manager to help manage both WPP and Ford teams within their key European markets; (UK, France, Spain, Russia, Italy, and Germany). The role will also involve supporting smaller, increasingly important markets across Europe, (such as Turkey, Holland and Switzerland). The successful candidate will help to develop creative campaign ideas as well as run and execute campaign launches, events and initiatives.

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Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Manager at Czarina.Charles@hkstrategies.com

 

 

Consultant (Senior Account Manager / Account Director) 

Company: Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 23/07/2014

 
Our specialist Change + Internal Communications practice is a small team with big ambitions. Reporting into our Head of Change + Internal Communications, we are looking for our next mid/mid-senior level hire to help bring our vision to life and grow this important offer. The successful candidate will work closely with our Healthcare team and work on projects across a variety of sectors and specialist service teams (e.g. digital and creative) to develop holistic solutions in response to client briefs.

The right candidate is someone who can help us realise the growth potential both within the existing client portfolio as well as amongst external prospects. He or she will help to develop and execute strategic communication programmes for clients as well as actively source and respond to new business opportunities, playing a pivotal role in helping shape a more integrated offering that combines corporate, employee and sector communication expertise.

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Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Manager at Czarina.Charles@hkstrategies.com

 

 

Account Director

Company: Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 23/07/2014

 
The H+K Energy + Industrials team has 20 people in London and is part of a global practice of over 140 sector specialists. With several interesting new client wins in 2014, the London team is developing as a global hub of excellence in this area working across traditional energy, renewable energy, power and utilities, transport, logistics and industrial tech. The work is by definition international, though we work mainly on the UK and European aspects of communications for clients.

We are now looking to recruit an Account Director who has a strong public affairs background but has the breadth to manage multiple accounts across all parts of the communications mix including corporate and digital comms.

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Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Czarina Charles, Talent Acquisition Manager at Czarina.Charles@hkstrategies.com

 

 


Graduate Account Executive

Company: WPR
Location: Birmingham
Date Posted: 23/07/2014
Apllication deadline: 31/07/2014

 
WPR have an opening for a Graduate Account Executive to support their award-winning team on a range of consumer campaigns.
 
Clients will include some famous pub and restaurant brands, a destination retailer, a chain of high street hair salons and a stunning tourist attraction. These are big name brands with big expectations of PR – so they need an ambitious and energetic graduate, eager to deliver their communication plans.
 
Some experience of PR or journalism would be an advantage but a love of writing is absolutely essential.  They also need to find someone who isn’t afraid to pick up the phone and pitch a story into the national press and broadcast media.
 
On a day to day basis, their new Graduate Account Executive will work with their 40 strong team to deliver product placements, news stories, partnerships and events.
 
As an agency, they are growing fast so this role offers plenty of scope for progression.  You provide the enthusiasm and they will provide all the support and training required.

 Core skills and attributes: 
  • Educated to degree level
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Passionate about all aspects of today’s media

Applications
To apply, please send your CV with a covering note to mel@wpragency.co.uk

 

 

Associate Director

Company: Tonic
Location: Central London - St James Park
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 23/07/2014

 

The Associate Director (AsD) takes the lead in providing strategic direction to clients and account and business direction to the team/company MDs/CEO. As a senior member within the organisation, the AsD is responsible for providing vision and leadership to the team and is regarded as an ambassador for Tonic.

The AsD will be heavily involved in resource planning, as well as playing a key role in driving the business forward through developing and delivering new business opportunities.

Essential Skills & Knowledge
  • Leadership skills
  • Excellent people management skills – managing performance, delegation and coaching
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Financial management skills – budgeting
  • Excellent negotiating and influencing skills
  • Commercial acumen
More detail

Applications
Please send your CV to humanresources@hhealth.com

 




Account Director

Company: Tonic
Location: Central London - St James Park
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 23/07/2014

 

The Account Director (AD) is the key driver of client, business and team growth, with responsibility for leading and directing account teams on a day-to-day basis.
 
As part of the management team, the AD will be seen as an ambassador for Tonic, building respect and support both internally and externally. They will be expected to have the ability to think ‘big picture’ in the development of long term strategic plans to drive client business and further establish Tonic as a premier communications agency.

Essential Skills & Knowledge:
  • Leadership skills
  • Excellent people management skills – managing performance, delegation and coaching
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work effectively under pressure
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Financial management skills – budgeting
  • Excellent negotiating and influencing skills
  • Commercial acumen
More detail

Applications
Please send your CV to humanresources@hhealth.com

 

 

Senior Account Executive

Company: MKG
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 23/07/2014

 
MKG are looking for a Senior Account Executive with top-notch organisational skills and a can-do attitude to join their team. If you’ve got a couple of years’ experience under your belt, have a thirst for learning new things and consider yourself a people person then drop them a line!

MKG is Hill+Knowlton Strategies’ wholly-owned medical education offering. They are a dynamic team of healthcare education specialists who develop engaging educational content and programmes for global, regional and single market audiences.

More detail

Applications
Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to Gemma Buckley-Higgins, Talent Acquisition Manager at Gemma.Buckley-Higgins@hkstrategies.com
 

 

Business Co-ordinator

Company: PRCA
Location: Central London
Salary Description: £25,000 + Commission
Date Posted: 22/07/2014
Start Date: ASAP

 

“A great in-house role in a thriving trade association for a person with some experience of the PR and Communications industry”
 
The PRCA is seeking a Business Co-ordinator to manage our business referral service for members – Find A PR Agency (FAPRA), and our member auditing service – the Communications Management Standard (CMS). The role would ideally suit a person with an existing knowledge of the PR and Communications industry who was looking to move in-house.
 
The ideal candidate should possess excellent communications skills and would be asked to quickly integrate themselves into a busy and hard-working membership team.

More detail

Applications
Please send your CV, and reasons for applying for this role to: francis.ingham@prca.org.uk
 

6 month Internship position
Public Affairs and Stakeholder Engagement

Company: Copper Consultancy
Location: London
Salary Description: £300 per week
Date Posted: 22/07/2014


This is an exciting opportunity to join a small and highly dynamic company, and learn fast. The Copper team is a group of hardworking individuals with a dedication to delivering quality-focused, creative and innovative communications for development and infrastructure.

We expect excellent verbal/written communication skills, attention to detail, experience with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint and a "can-do" attitude. In return you'll have the chance to shadow our account teams and develop your own portfolio.

Applications
For further details or to apply please contact sarah.burford@copperconsultancy.com or visit our website www.copperconsultancy.com.
 


PR & Communications Manager

Company: University of Edinburgh,
College of Humanities and Social Science,
Business School
Location: Edinburgh
Salary Description: £30,728 - £36,661
Date Posted: 16/07/2014

 

The Business School is making a significant investment in professional services support, particularly in respect of external engagement activities.  As a result of this, a new team of PR, Communications and Events has been created.  The full team will have 8 staff, drawn from existing staff and new appointments.  We are currently recruiting to 3 senior posts in the team - this post, Head of PR, Communications & Events, and Conference & Events Manager.  

This role has a dual focus.  You will be supporting the Head of PR, Communications & Events in increasing awareness of the Business School and its activities, shaping its reputation and influencing key local, regional and international stakeholders.  You will also have primary responsibility for managing and delivering effective internal communications within the School.  You will have experience of both PR and communications, the ability to spot opportunities and think creatively, and excellent interpersonal skills in order to build strong relationships both internally and externally.  Experience of working within an HE environment would be beneficial, although not essential.

Applications
Applicants who previously applied for vacancy reference 028710 need not apply.
This position is full time and open ended.
Apply online, view further details or browse more jobs at our website www.ed.ac.uk/jobs Ref: 030781. Closing Date: Monday, 4 August 2014 at 5pm (GMT).

Committed to Equality and Diversity
The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336.
 

Account Director - Freelance

Company: Hanover Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 30/06/2014

 

Hanover, a leading independent corporate communications consultancy, requires the support of an Account Director level (or similar) freelancer who specialises in consumer PR. This individual will have significant experience of working with celebrities and coming up with ideas for and implementing celebrity-focused media relations and social media campaigns. The right candidate will also have excellent relationships in the consumer print, online and broadcast media. Any experience in financial services would be an advantage.

The freelancer will initially work with the Hanover team for a week, spaced out of the next six weeks. They may also be required to join a pitch team. If Hanover is successful and the consultancy and the client is satisfied with the freelancer's expertise, the successful candidate will be retained by Hanover for a number of days a month over the subsequent two-year contract.

Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.

Applications
Please apply by Monday 7 July to recruitment@hanovercomms.com (stating reference REPFS-FLR in the subject header) with a letter detailing what you can bring to the role, as well as your CV, your hourly and/or daily freelance rate. Please also state your availability between early July and early September.
 

Digital, Social and Marketing Account Manager

Company: Davies Tanner
Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 30/06/2014

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop social and digital media strategies across the Davies Tanner client portfolio and provide demonstrations through Davies Tanner's own marketing activity
  • Proactive management of all Davies Tanner social and digital platforms
  • Monitoring implementation of SEO and digital efficacy campaigns
  • Create content led marketing activity for Davies Tanner and selected client accounts
    - Including but not limited to: Writing and editing client in-house newsletters, case studies, articles and award entries
  • Implement all agreed client digital, social and marketing strategies
  • Work closely with the Director's to ensure the pro-active development of marketing activities in support of the clients' overall business strategy
More detail
 

Applications
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Alistair Turner: alistair.turner@daviestanner.co.uk.

 

Senior Account Manager

Company: Davies Tanner
Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 30/06/2014


Key responsibilities include:

  • Take responsibility for the management and retention of allocated PR accounts
  • Work closely with the PR Account Director / PR Director to ensure the pro-active development of public relations activities in support of the clients' overall business strategy
  • Implement all agreed client PR strategies
  • Liaise with clients on a daily basis and attend meetings and quarterly reviews as required
  • Support the PR Account Director / PR Director in the financial management of PR accounts as required
  • Manage individual client contracts to ensure contracted hours are monitored
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Applications
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Alistair Turner: alistair.turner@daviestanner.co.uk.
 

Junior Account Executive

Company: Davies Tanner
Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 30/06/2014


Key responsibilities include:

  • Support the Account Manager and other colleagues in the successful running of client public relations accounts
  • Liaise with clients on a regular basis and attend meetings and quarterly reviews as required
  • Develop meaningful relationships with a range of key journalists from relevant publications
  • Write and distribute press releases to targeted media
  • Write and edit client in-house magazines, case studies, articles, award entries, comment pieces and blogs
  • Assist in the organisation of events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press visits
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Applications
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Alistair Turner: alistair.turner@daviestanner.co.uk.
 

Senior Brand PR Manager
one year fixed term contract
 

Company: The Coca-Cola Company
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 30/06/2014


Key Responsibilities
Lead key Brand PR projects and work with Head of Brand PR to agree key focus for Brand PR activity in full alignment with NWEN brand teams.

Manage and oversee toolkit and PR framework delivery to markets, identify and proactive look at ways to engage target consumers, share and align best proactive from markets and provide guidance of implementation and activation of brand PR strategies.

More detail

Applications
To apply for this role, please get in touch with Daniel J. Hansen:
Daniel.Hansen@Coca-Cola.com.
 

Account Manager - Corporate, Energy & Industry

Company: Grayling
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 24/06/2014


Are you a bright and ambitious PR practitioner with an excellent grasp of energy issues and macro-economic trends? Are you passionate about building strong relationships with the media and clients and delivering effective and creative PR solutions? Can you contribute to new business strategies, really drive media coverage and support the team in generating new ideas?

We are a great opportunity for you to do all this in a team that delivers outstanding work for some of the most exciting clients in the energy and industry sector.

You'll be well-versed in using your in-depth media and digital knowledge to maximise PR opportunities, sharing this knowledge with the wider team and managing and supporting accounts executives and senior account executives in the delivery of their roles.

Working as part of the Energy & Industry team within our Corporate & Financial and PA division, you will play a key role in maintaining client relationships, contributing to new business and helping to manage our supportive and informal team environment.

More detail

Applications
To apply for this role, please send a CV and covering letter to: workwithus@grayling.com.
 

Account Manager

Company: Clarion Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 24/06/2014


Are you a bright, creative Account Manager eager to make your mark on some of the world's most famous consumer brands?

Clarion Communications is an award-winning Top 100 Consumer, Trade & Digital PR agency, based in Clerkenwell, London. Renowned for our strategic thinking and creativity, we work with some of the UK's most popular brands, including Aldi, De'Longhi, Mecca, Diageo, Vue Entertainment, Unilever, Nectar, Ladbrokes, Genius Gluten Free and Kenwood. We are medium-sized and growing with a family atmosphere, team approach and entrepreneurial spirit.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic, experience Account Manager. Creativity and passion are essential as are strong writing and presenting skills plus a good understanding of the media and news agenda. A tenacious all-rounder, you will be able to communicate at all levels, have great attention to detail, be methodical about your time management, planning and evaluation, and be a motivational team manager.

With a high staff and client retention rate we're looking for people who want to grow and succeed with us. Points of difference include our Head of Digital and Advisory Board. Competitive salary. owned by WPP our benefits include pension, healthcare, WPP share options, and a multitude of WPP discounts across hundreds of brands.


Applications
Please send your CV and a covering note explaining why you are right for the role to: djackson@clarioncomms.co.uk.

Planning and Insight Intern

Company: MSLGroup
Location: London
Salary Description: NMW
Date Posted: 23/06/2014


We are looking for a bright, passionate enthusiastic person to join MSLGROUP London on a 3 day per week, 3 month internship.

You will be required to undertake desk research, write reports on your research and to take part in creative brainstorms as well as other ad hoc work that arises.

This role offers career growth opportunities for the successful candidate, in a fun, vibrant, fast pace, supportive environment.

More detail

Applications
To apply for this role, please send a CV and covering letter to Georgie Manning-Harris: georgie.manning-harris@mslgroup.com.
 

Research Communications Manager

Company: Bournemouth University
Location: Bournemouth
Salary Description: £31,644 - £36,661
Date Posted: 19/06/2014


Bournemouth University (BU) is fostering the growth of research that is relevant to society. To support this, the recently restructured Research and Knowledge Exchange Office (RKEO) is seeking an exceptional candidate to proactively maximise the coverage and impact of BU's research.

You will be responsible for ensuring proactive placement of BU's research within relevant media channels to enable BU to be recognised internationally as a thought-leader. You will also be responsible for high profile initiatives to promote BU's research and drafting communications around impact.

You will have a passion for research and the ability to ensure that BU's research has a positive impact on our society. To achieve this, it is anticipated that you will have a relevant degree, demonstrable experience and expert knowledge of the media, significant experience of writing for different audiences, journalism and/or PR experience and strong networking skills.

In return for your talents, we offer a generous remuneration and benefits package, as well as flexible working hours. Starting salary from £31,644-£36-661 per annum with further progression opportunities to £40,046.

Full details, including job description and person specification can be found here.

Applications
For information enquiries about the post, please contact Dr Rebecca Edwards on 01202 961538 or redwards@bournemouth.ac.uk.
 

 

Junior Account Executive / Account Executive

Company: Richmond Towers Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 18/06/2014


Working across a range of accounts in the food team, this role is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to forge a career in PR within a lively and creative agency environment.

Applicants should demonstrate a good understanding of print and social media, creativity, strong communication and writing skills, enthusiasm, commitment and an interest in food.
 

More detail

Applications
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Andrea Garvey: andrea@rt-com.com.
 

Head of Public Relations

Company: TheCityUK
Location: London
Salary Description: £60-70k pa
Date Posted: 17/06/2014
Closing Date: 27/06/0214


TheCityUK is the practitioner-led, independent, promotional, membership body for the UK-based financial and related professional services industry. Dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of the whole UK financial and related professional services industry, its central role in national and global prosperity, and its links with overseas partners. The organisation exists to further the business interests of its members through working with Government, trade and sector groups, and other stakeholders.

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Head of Public Relations to play a key role working with the COO and CEO to develop and execute a reputation strategy for the organisation that fosters its position as the strategic, cross industry, practitioner-led body for the industry.

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To apply for this role, please email your CV and a covering letter to: Brenda.barrett@thecityuk.com.
 

Account Executive

Company: Cicada Communications
Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 17/06/2014


Award winning Harrogate PR agency Cicada Communications is seeking an Account Executive with some experience to support its portfolio of client accounts.

Candidates must be sharp, articulate and have first class writing and communication skills to be considered for this role. Superb organisational and client handling skills and the ability to work in a small team is also a must. A degree in English, Journalism or PR is preferable, and only candidates living within a 24 mile radius of Harrogate will be considered.

Working on a number of accounts across B2B and B2C sectors you will get exposure to all elements of PR, gain valuable life experiences, and provide crucial support to the account managers.

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For further information on Cicada, and to apply for this role, please contact Jane Chamberlain by email: jane@cicada-comms.com or by phone on 01423 567111.
 

Senior Consultant, B2B

Company: Spirit Public Relations
Location: Bristol
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 17/06/2014


Are you looking to make a move to a PR consultancy that will mean you have a say in the business itself as well as working with an exciting range of clients? Are you already working at a senior level but looking for the next challenge?

An opportunity has arisen at Bristol-based Spirit Public Relations for a full time senior consultant. But it's a role with a difference. We're looking for the right person to head up and expand our B2B division. This is an opportunity to work on the business, not just in it, working alongside the managing director and the senior team to shape and drive the business forward.

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If you are looking to take the next step in your career and think you can bring something different and exciting to our team, please send your CV with a covering letter detailing why you're what we need to charris@spiritpublicrelations.co.uk.
 

 

Consumer PR Account Director

Company: Bray Leino
Location: London
Salary Description: Circa £45k
Date Posted: 16/06/2014

 

We have an exciting opportunity for an Account Director to join our dynamic PR team in our London office, working on some of our Lifestyle clients.

Our award winning team specialises in big brand Consumer, Lifestyle and FMCG clients but we do more than bread and butter product placement, continuously challenging brands/clients to think big. We deliver creative campaigns that change perceptions, have engagement at their heart and ultimately deliver meaningful brand equity.

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To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter to Lucy Southall.

 

PR Associate Director (Consumer & Lifestyle)

Company: Bray Leino
Location: Bristol or London
Salary Description: Competitive + benefits
Date Posted: 16/06/2014


Due to the continuing development of our Consumer Lifestyle PR team; we are now looking for a highly experienced Associate Director to join either the team in London or Bristol. This role will take responsibility for the strategic development of client campaigns, ensuring long term client commitment, whilst providing team support and direction, to support growth ambitions for both clients and staff.

Our award winning team specialises in big brand Consumer, Lifestyle and FMCG clients but we do more than break and butter product placement, continuously challenging brands/clients to think big. We deliver creative campaigns that change perceptions, have engagement at their heart and ultimately deliver meaningful brand equity.
 

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To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter to Lucy Southall.
 

B2B PR Account Manager

Company: Bray Leino
Location: Bristol
Salary Description: up to £25k (depending on experience)
Date Posted: 16/06/2014


We have an exciting opportunity for a PR Account Manager to join our dynamic Corporate PR team here in Bristol, taking on the responsibility for the day to day management of Client accounts.

We are looking for an individual who can help us create and deliver award-winning integrated communications programmes.

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To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter to Lucy Southall.
 

Consumer PR Account Manager

Company: Bray Leino
Location: Bristol or London
Salary Description: Competitive (based on experience)
Date Posted: 16/06/2014


We have an exciting opportunity for an Account Manager to join our Lifestyle team in our Bristol or London office to help us creative beautifully crafted, brilliantly delivered campaigns for a range of clients across FMCG, entertainment and destination sectors.

Being part of a large full service agency, we have access to a wide range of planning tools which means there is strategic thought at the heart of everything we do and due to growth, we are looking for an individual to join our award winning team who can help us create ground-breaking and behaviour-changing integrated communications programmes for our clients.

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To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter to Lucy Southall.
 

 

Account Director

Company: Haggie Partners LLP
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 11/06/2014


As an Account Director with a financial and corporate communications background you will be able to manage and plan the total picture involved in a growing client relationship, with minimal involvement from partners. You are a fully rounded PR operator who has a thorough understanding of the media and communication skills needed and the business skills to grow your accounts within the context and plans of the agency.

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Please submit a covering letter and CV to Rowena Nelson rowena.nelson@haggie.co.uk.
 

PR Assistant

Company: Haggie Partners LLP
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 11/06/2014


Haggie Partners is looking to recruit a PR Assistant for an immediate start. This a brilliant opportunity for a switched on, enthusiastic individual seeking an entry into financial public relations and corporate communications.

The role will provide the right person with a good grounding in both the basics that underpin the smooth running of client accounts and the all-round administrative support necessary in a pro-active, creative and client focussed environment.

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Please submit a covering letter and CV to Rowena Nelson rowena.nelson@haggie.co.uk.
 

Account Executive

Company: Haggie Partners LLP
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 11/06/2014


Founded in 1986, highly respected in the insurance industry and named 'King of the PR jungle in Lloyd's market' be Reinsurance magazine, Haggie's clients range from FTSE 250 companies to private companies and operate in a variety of sectors.

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Please submit a covering letter and CV to Rowena Nelson rowena.nelson@haggie.co.uk.
 

 

Account Executive

Company: Finn Partners
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 11/06/2014


Finn Partners is looking for an entrepreneurially-minded Account Executive for its fast-growing London office. Candidates should have 1-2 years of agency experience in technology/consumer technology and/or consumer PR, excellent media relationships and a proven ability to manage multiple small or medium-sized projects simultaneously.

This person will serve as a point of contact for clients and handle the day-to-day activities of both account team and client projects to ensure delivery of high-quality media/social media results that meet or exceed client goals. The AE may be involved in devising creative strategies that utilise traditional and digital/social media, helping develop client content, including media materials, online content, blog outreach, media pitches, bylines and Q&As and participating in media and influencer outreach.

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If you are interested in this role, please send your CV and covering letter to Chantal.Bowman-Boyles@finnpartners.com, or alternatively you can apply via the Finn Partners website at www.finnpartners.com.
 

Account Manager

Company: Hopscotch Consulting
Location: London
Salary Description:Competitive
Date Posted: 10/06/2014

 

We are seeking an experienced and creative individual to work on some exciting, leading edge CSR campaigns. You should have a couple of years Agency experience working in marketing, CSR or on youth related programmes and with experience of digital communications as well as briefing digital supplies. You will be used to working on blue chip accounts and liaising with clients and a range of supplies including print, design and digital.

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If you are interested in this role, please send your CV along with a covering letter to Sam Mercer at sam@hopscotchconsulting.co.uk

 

Researcher - Corporate Reputation

Company: Hanover Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 10/06/2014

 

Hanover, a consulting firm that specialises in advising international brands, businesses and organisations on reputation, communications and public affairs, is looking for a junior level public relations practitioner for their corporate reputation team. We require someone who has relevant work experience, preferably in corporate communications. The successful candidate will provide support to a number of client accounts across our corporate reputation team and will also contribute towards new business development and pitching for the team. The candidate should have an interest in developing their expertise in business-to-business communications and media relations activity.

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To apply for this position, please email your CV and a covering letter to cbatten@hanovercomms.com quoting reference "REPR-PRCA".
 

B2B Technology Intern

Company: onechocolate Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: NMW 
Date Posted: 10/06/2014

 

Seeking: an enthusiastic and ambitious recent graduate for our busy Soho office.
This is a paid internship. Initial contract length is six calendar months with a possibility to extend further.

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Please apply with covering letter and CV to jobs@onechocolatecomms.co.uk

 

Office Executive/Assitant/Administrator

Company: Forster Communications
Location: London
Salary Description: £22-23K
Date Posted: 10/06/2014

 

This is an excellent opportunity for a resourceful assistant who thrives on working in a busy environment, using your initiative and strong interpersonal skills in a truly dynamic role.

We are looking for an experience and capable Office Executive to assist the Office Manager in ensuring the smooth day-to-day running of the office - so you need to be collaborative, trustworthy and able to handle a busy work load.

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If you are interested in applying for this role then please send your CV along with a cover letter to recruit@forster.co.uk

 

 

 

Account Manager

Company: PHA Media
Location: London
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 23/05/2014

PHA Media is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic PR companies in the UK, proud to have achieved an array of industry awards while delivering exceptional levels of service to many high profile clients. based on Wardour Street in Soho, we are an entrepreneurial, news driven agency and we invest heavily in the career development of our people.

We are currently looking for an Account Manager to join our fast paced Entrepreneurs & Business department. The ideal candidate will have substantial agency and Account Management experience, excellent written and verbal communication skills, good industry contacts and will have a genuine passion for the media.

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If this sounds like you, we would love for you to get in touch. You can send your CV & Covering Letter to lucyg@pha-media.com
 

PR Graduate / Account Executive

Company: RSM
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary Description: Competitive
Date Posted: 21/05/2014


RSM is looking for a PR Graduate / PR Account Executive to join its communications team, responsible for supporting and contributing to the PR team's productivity, through daily-issued tasks and longer-term projects.

The successful candidate would join a small hands-on team of five that works across a number of key accounts. Each member of the team is passionate about their work and are focused on achieving results for clients; the successful candidate would have the same attitude and priorities, with quality at the fore.

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To apply, please send your CV, covering letter, salary expectation and at least two samples of press releases that you have written to georginab@rsm-agency.com.
 

 

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