Myddleton Hiring – Senior Account Executive

Myddleton Communications is seeking a Senior Account Executive to join the team in our London office.

The role is to assist in the management of a portfolio of legal sector clients and ideally requires at least 2 years legal or professional services experience possibly within an international law or accounting firm or PR agency.

Job Description

Day to day management of clients, delivery of specific projects and client reporting

  • Daily liaison with clients and the media
  • Monitor and research the media, i.e. newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs to source opportunities for clients
  • Build and maintain media lists for a range of international sectors
  • Prepare weekly/monthly client reports and attend client meetings
  • Research, write, distribute and follow up press releases to targeted media
  • Prepare, collate, analyse and evaluate media coverage
  • Manage, review and update agency social media output
  • Advise clients on all external communications issues including legal/business directories and awards, digital communications, marketing materials etc.
  • Sourcing and researching new business leads for Myddleton, developing and participating in new business pitches and presentations

Skills & Competencies

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong attention to detail

  • Ability to use Microsoft office to produce press cuttings, reports and presentations.
  • Good interpersonal skills, ability to build relationships with colleagues, clients and the media
  • Flexibility, determination, enthusiasm and the ability to cope well under pressure, juggling many tasks
  • Strategic thinking and good analytical skills
  • Commercial awareness and a good knowledge of UK and international current affairs
  • Creativity, imagination and initiative

Please send resume and covering email to Deborah Ross at deborah.ross@myddleton.com