London, UK

We are looking for an enthusiastic, inquisitive, and tenacious junior account executive / account executive to join our fast-growing Capital Markets team at Aspectus.

We are based in Old Street, London, with scope to work remotely (in BST/GMT time zone). For the junior account executive role, you don’t need any prior comms experience.

Capital Markets is a rapidly growing practice within the Aspectus Group with some of the world’s most renowned financial institutions as clients.

You should apply if:

  • You thrive working in a team environment and supporting people
  • You are entrepreneurial
  • You have an active interest in global finance and current affairs
  • You have an interest in writing and developing your copywriting skills – whether that be a press release, blog or social post
  • 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 will be responsible for:

  • Supporting account teams with pitching stories to journalists (whether that be via email, phone or Twitter DM)
  • Supporting on copywriting whether that be social posts, press releases, blogs and op-eds
  • Communicating and building relationships directly with clients
  • Supporting on briefing calls with spokespeople and client calls (suggesting potential angles and questions)
  • Building your own media and influencer contacts (we will allocate you budget towards this)
  • Supporting on all account admin – news monitoring, monthly reports and updating press lists
  • Supporting the team and contributing to storyline and campaign ideas for clients
  • 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 (£21k-£25k depending on skills and experience)
  • New business bonus scheme
  • Outstanding work bonus scheme (each month)
  • 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
  • A chance to work for the 2nd top B2B comms agency according to PRWeek Top 150 2021

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

If you have any initial questions or want to get more insight into the day-to-day role, email tim.focas@aspectusgroup.com