Vacancies: PR Account Executive, Oxford

 

Global trade and international energy markets are undergoing seismic shifts. Often “under the radar” and misunderstood, shipping and energy are two industries that – in reality – underpin our everyday lives. Worth trillions of dollars to the global economy, these industries are directly impacting the way we eat, shop, and power our homes and workplaces. And as the leading global PR and communications consultancy for marine and energy, BLUE Communications is embedded within and directly influencing these rapidly developing, global markets.

A PR Week Top 150 consultancy, BLUE is expanding its team of motivated, intelligent and dynamic communications professionals due to growing demand for our services. We are looking for an ambitious account executive or aspiring communications professional to support the day-to-day delivery of world-class PR services to BLUE’s global portfolio of clients.

Applicants must have the following attributes:

  • An understanding of B2B PR and communications
  • A thirst for learning more about and understanding our specialist industries
  • Confident, proactive, and eager to work in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to effectively prioritise responsibilities
  • Quick to learn and able to digest and understand complex subjects
  • First-rate written communication skills with an engaging style and close attention to language, grammar and accuracy
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills, both face-to-face and on the phone
  • A sound grasp of social and digital media

The ideal applicant will also have:

  • A track record of supporting the delivery of communications campaigns with proactivity and creativity, ideally within an agency environment
  • Experience in writing high-quality blog/editorial copy or press releases
  • An understanding and/or experience of working with the media
  • Great client management experience, with the ability to foster strong client relationships.

A growing mid-sized, privately owned, PR consultancy, BLUE offers significant long-term career development opportunities for talented and enthusiastic communications professionals. Its global client base also provides the potential for international travel.

Benefits

  • 22 days holiday per annum, plus additional accrual opportunities
  • New business commission scheme (9% of first year’s fee for new business introductions)
  • Employee perks including discounts at national chains and wellness support
  • Investment in training for career and personal development
  • Relocation package available

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If you think you have what we’re looking for, we’d love to hear from you. Please complete the form below, or email us at careers@blue-comms.com.

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