London

We are looking for an ambitious and media-savvy senior account executive to join our tech PR team at Aspectus. We are based in Old Street, London, with scope to work remotely (in BST/GMT time zone). The person for this role must have either in-house PR or agency experience.

Aspectus is a rapidly growing global PR and marketing agency with offices in London, New York, Aberdeen, and Lucerne. According to PRWeek’s Top 150 2021 we’re the 2nd top B2B comms agency in the UK.

 

You should apply if:

  • You’ve got brilliant tech, business and national media contacts
  • You thrive working in a team environment and supporting people
  • You have an active interest in technology, business, and current affairs
  • You’re a strong copywriter – whether that be a press release, blog or social post
  • You don’t take yourself too seriously – our team is hugely talented and efficient, but we also have fun along the way
  • You’re interested in how PR integrates with the wider digital marketing mix
  • You are passionate about learning and have a curious mind
  • You’re up for being pushed outside of your comfort zone from time to time with the right support at hand when needed
  • You have a positive attitude and are solutions-orientated
  • You are entrepreneurial

 

You will be responsible for:

  • Being one of the key day-to-day points of contact for your clients
  • Playing the media lead role and securing proactive trade and top tier coverage
  • Supporting Account Managers and Senior Account Managers in the successful management of their accounts
  • Understanding what makes a good story
  • Communicating and building relationships directly with clients
  • Leading on briefing calls with spokespeople and client calls
  • Building your own media and influencer contacts (we will allocate you budget towards this)
  • Managing our execs, inspiring them, and leading by example
  • Setting the media strategy for your clients and executing on media outreach
  • Leading all account admin – news monitoring, monthly reports and updating press lists
  • Supporting the team with new business pitches, research, and proposals
  • Research for creative campaign ideas, competitor analysis and industry developments

 

Here’s what we will bring to the table:

Financials:

  • A competitive salary (up to £30k depending on skills and experience)
  • Bonus schemes across all levels
  • Laptop and all the tech you need to do your job
  • Mobile phone bills paid for each month
  • Dental cover and access to Vitality

Opportunity:

  • Fast progression opportunities – half of our Senior Management Board joined us as interns
  • Tailored personal development plans and budget for training to ensure you reach your career ambitions
  • 7 of our employees have been featured in PRWeek’s 30 under 30

Experience:

  • The chance to work with some of the most exciting technology brands from blue-chip B2B tech firms to disruptive scale-ups (genuinely) changing the world
  • A chance to work for the 2nd top B2B comms agency according to PRWeek Top 150 2021

Culture:

  • We invest a lot in our company culture and have won awards like Pathfinders ‘Media Employers of the Year’
  • Mental Health Awareness training for each individual
  • Extra days off for big life events such as engagements, civil partnerships and weddings, house purchase and rental moves
  • You can take 12 hours to volunteer each year
  • Sabbatical after 5 years’ service
  • Paid time off to all involved partners for miscarriage and fertility treatment
  • Six-week bereavement leave to be taken in any way you want (all at once or split over a number of years)
  • Regular company and team socials from cookery classes through to The Crystal Maze

 

Apply: Email your CV and covering letter to sofie.skouras@aspectusgroup.com.

If you have any initial questions or want to get more insight into the day-to-day role, email Sofie.