We’re looking for a Junior Account Executive

POSITION: Junior Account Executive 

HOURS: Full-time

LOCATION: Remote

DESCRIPTION:

Moonlight IQ is a specialist financial and technology PR agency based in London, having worked in this space for over 20 years. The agency is looking for a Junior Account Executive who has the ambition to further their career in PR and media communications. If you are bright, enthusiastic and proactive, youwill fit in well with the relaxed, but hard-working team.

We are a small, supportive team, which provides fantastic opportunities to learn quickly and to take on more responsibilities, as each person’s contribution is very visible.

You will have excellent organisational and English communication skills and be able to demonstrate outstanding attention to detail. The job will involve managing and driving all aspects of clients’ public image, media relations and marketing strategy and execution. It will also include managing editorial calendars, event and award diaries, and social media content creation.

The team works remotely, so you will need to be focused and motivated. We have team calls daily and occasionally meet for lunches, which is why we are looking for someone who is close enough to London to attend in-person meetings from time-to-time.

Our clients are in global financial markets and technology and range in size from small start-ups to large multinationals. You will be expected to be comfortable dealing with clients and journalists, at all levels of an organisation, across the world.

Responsibilities:

  • Formulating pitches.
  • Taking an active role in account management.
  • Conducting research.
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with journalists and clients.
  • Taking an active role in marketing strategy development.
  • Writing press releases.
  • Writing award entries.
  • Pitching journalists.
  • Client calls and meetings.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

The following are essential:

  • University degree (Bachelor’s or above).
  • 8+ months of PR and/or financial     and technology markets, journalism and marketing experience.
  • Excellent written English.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.
  • Ability to write well (you will be asked to take a test).
  • Interest in and knowledge of social media management (including analytics).

PERKS:

  • Potential for career progression.
  • Private medical insurance.
  • Bi-annual performance reviews.
  • Team lunches.
  • Possibility for external training.

In order to apply please send a CV and a cover letter, explaining why you are interested in this role, and what you feel you can bring to the agency.

Please DO NOT apply without a cover letter, and take a few minutes to look at our website. Otherwise you will be wasting your time and ours. We will NOT respond to applicants not sending a coverletter to alice@moonlightiq.com