Account Executive (Sport / Lifestyle PR)

Discipline: Advertising, Creative Agencies
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £26k DOE plus benefits
Contact name: Steve

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Job ref: SS589b
Published: 25 days ago

Account Executive (Sport / Lifestyle PR) - Up to £26k DOE plus benefits

This agency connect brands to their audiences via the things people love, their passions. They specialise in integrated comms, PR, sponsorship, branded content creation, social and digital solutions and event production across the sport, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. They need a PR Account Executive to join their team.

They believe that they have the best client roster in the business across multiple sectors. They do everything they can to ensure that their work drives their brand forwards and engages audiences in an impactful way. Are you the PR Account Executive that wants to be involved in this?

The Account Executive (Sport / Lifestyle PR) we’re looking for?

This Account Executive must have a passion for sport, ideally across multiple sports, and an understanding of what makes a sport audience tick. This passion must come through in all the work you do and help inform and advise clients to deliver best-in-class activity.

The Account Executive (Sport / Lifestyle PR) role:

As an Account Executive on the sport team, you are responsible for the efficient day-to-day management of your accounts. You are the central component in the team, ensuring the smooth running of all campaigns and you display strong skills in both managing up to AD’s and down to interns.

You are responsible for driving your accounts forward and you are always one step ahead, managing the overall workload ensuring all deliverables are completed on time and to a high standard. You demonstrate a clear passion for the entertainment industry.

Overview of Account Executive (Sport / Lifestyle PR) responsibilities/requirements:

  • Delivery and Planning

  • PR

  • Target Audience / Trends

  • Initiative and Problem Solving

  • Relationships

  • Presentation Skills

  • Social and Digital Media

  • Experiential

  • Budgets and Reports

  • Supporting AMs and ADs

Person specification for this Account Executive (Sport / Lifestyle PR):

  • Can Do Attitude

  • Positive, proactive and solutions-driven - always thinking one step ahead

  • Responsibility and accountability on accounts - take ownership and are accountable for day-to-day operations

Are you the Account Executive (Sport / Lifestyle PR) we’re looking for?