PR Account Executive

Overview of role

Gravity Global is the world’s most awarded, B2B communications agency. Headquartered in London and with offices across the UK, we are looking for a highly organised and methodical individual to join our ever-growing B2B agency as a PR Executive. This is an exciting role within our PR team working across a broad range of exciting and innovative sectors from technology, cleantech, AI, cryptocurrency, to business finance, automotive and hotel and leisure – and virtually every point in-between!

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a multi award-winning, talented, creative and friendly PR team. You will be comfortable working in a fast-paced agency environment offering crucial support to a wide variety of clients ranging from small businesses to international market leaders.

 

Key responsibilities

  • Providing day to day support to the PR team across a portfolio of accounts
  • Supporting multi-channel PR campaigns targeted at B2B audience in the UK and internationally
  • Writing first drafts of content which can include press releases, media pitches, case studies, by-lined articles, blogs and social posts
  • Using and developing your media relations skills to identify the right media targets, and to earn coverage and secure future editorial opportunities for clients
  • Generating regular reports to show the media coverage achieved
  • Day to day account organisation to include keeping status planners up to date and contributing to status reports, building and managing media lists; collating media coverage and generating regular reports to show the media coverage achieved
  • Communicating effectively with key clients, giving them confidence in your abilities and an understanding of the work that’s required
  • Supporting colleagues to fulfil their responsibilities so that work stays on track
  • Supporting client growth and new business opportunities with research and ideas
  • Working with creative and digital teams across the wider agency to deliver campaign elements beyond PR

Experience / skills required

  • At least 12 months PR experience in either B2B or B2C
  • A PR or journalism degree, or equivalent, is also desirable but not essential
  • A keen interest in the news, media and trending topics
  • Strong creative writing ability
  • Social media savvy
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • High attention to detail
  • Be a team player who shares ideas in a collaborative working environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities
  • Personable and confident when dealing with colleagues in the PR team and wider agency as well as clients and suppliers
  • Strong and methodical approach to organisation, prioritisation and meeting deadlines
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes; especially Excel
  • Due to some client work being delivered internationally being fluent in another language is desirable but not essential

Remuneration / Hours

  • Salary £competitive
  • Normal working hours from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday
  • We are all currently working remotely, however in a post pandemic world we are happy to consider candidates who wish to work a mix of working in the office and remote working

Who is Gravity?

Gravity Global is the world’s most awarded specialist B2B marketing agency network. We work for global brands helping them to transform using our strategic lens of, Fame, Admiration & Belief. Gravity turns our client’s unique business challenges into successful results.

Benefits of working at Gravity

We’re serious about investing in our team – from a generous training budget to pretty awesome benefits, we take care of our people. It’s not just all work and no play though, we also make time for the fun stuff too. As well as the legendary summer and Christmas parties and payday drinks, there’s also social events throughout the year – quiz nights, bowling and BBQs to name a few.