PR Account Executive - Sport

We work with some of the leading organisations and individuals in the sport and social impact space, and are on the hunt for a dynamic, enthusiastic and passionate Account Executive to join the New Reach team.

The role will report directly to the Managing Director and PR Manager. 

Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 (depending on experience)
Where: Newhaven, East Sussex
Experience: Graduate / 1 year min ideal, but not essential
Start Date: November (or earlier)

Skills & Experience:

  • PR & Media Relations - essential
  • Photo and video editing - essential
  • Managed social media accounts before - essential
  • Experience with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn - essential
  • Proficient use with the likes of word, excel, outlook etc. - essential
  • Copywriting (op-eds, blogs, press releases, news articles) - essential
  • Understanding of digital marketing platforms, algorithms etc. - desirable
  • TikTok and YouTube - desirable
  • Experience of creating weekly social media content calendars - desirable
  • Confident at pitching stories to media - desirable

Responsibilities:

  • Media relations / sell-in
  • Social media delivery and management
  • Photo editing
  • Creation of graphics 
  • Video editing
  • Copywriting - articles / blogs on behalf of clients

Who We Like Working With:

  • People that are passionate and love what they do
  • An interest in sport is desirable, but not essential
  • We believe in a people-first culture here, so completely flexible around you having a life - we all have one! 

Location:

  • Newhaven, East Sussex
  • Flexible working for the remainder of 2021, office based around spring 2022, if not earlier.

Benefits:

  • 28 days holiday per annum
  • 2x days per year dedicated to volunteering time to a cause, giving back through sport 
  • iPhone
  • Laptop (after probation period)
  • Dedicated time with MD to focus on your Personal Development Plan
  • Training Courses available
  • 1 hour lunch break
  • Time in lieu for any weekends worked 
  • Workplace pension 

New Reach is committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion. New Reach PR is the trading name of NR PR Ltd.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter in an email to hello@nr-pr.uk


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