Account Executive - Spink

Haywards Heath/Balcombe

Closing date: 07/08/2019

As a multi-award winning healthcare agency, Spink has over 25 years’ experience creating and executing inspirational campaigns empowering millions of consumers, engaging stakeholders and influencing healthcare professionals. Our depth of market knowledge and strategic thinking enable us to change conversations and influence behaviour on a local, national or global scale.

Job Description:

We're looking for a driven individual to work on one of the agency's leading clients. The candidate will be expected to pro-actively deliver consistent results in a fast-paced team, under the supervision of a Campaign Director and/or Campaign Manager.

Duties will include conducting media relations campaigns, management of digital and social channels, researching consumer and health markets, liaising with clients and organising media events. Liaison with a range of media, clients and stakeholders will also be a key part of this role.


Media Relations

  • Liaising with trade and consumer media and the development of media and influencer relationships
  • Development of media hooks, stories and materials and generation of media coverage to meet required targets
  • Development and distribution of social media content to engage with target audiences and build consumer networks
  • Distribution of media materials and assets
  • Organisation of press events


  • Contribution to proposals and pitches
  • Development of monthly reports
  • Media releases and other materials
  • Various consumer materials, booklets, fliers, advertorials, competition and website copy


  • Management of digital and social communications platforms
  • Market research and attendance at industry events
  • Management of budgets
  • Distribution and evaluation of coverage
  • Database management
  • General administrative support (campaign and agency)
  • Engaging with clients and building client confidence in you and Spink
  • Contributing to agency meetings and brainstorming
  • Working with others to maintain and improve the working environment
Skills Range:
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Creative thinking
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work flexibly
  • Team player
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to make decisions and use own initiative
  • Prepared to learn new skills
  • Professional (appearance and approach)
  • Investigative
  • Car driver
Key Area: Marketing/PR Marketing/PR
Salary: £18,000 - £27,000 (depending on experience)
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:


  • 6 monthly profit share
  • Subsidised canteen
  • 22 days holiday
  • Birthdays off
  • Flexi-time
  • Network railcard (after 1 year)

No agencies please

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