(Junior) Account Executive

About us

The key to happiness and success at work is enjoying coming to work for an exciting company that offers incredible opportunities to hard-working, passionate, results-driven people.

Our culture and people are what make The PHA Group a great place to work. We are a collaborative and innovative team where everyone is unique and valued for their individuality. If you are looking for a work environment where you’ll never stop learning and no two days are ever the same, get in touch! We are looking for vibrant people who deliver. Simple.

About the role

We are currently looking for an Account Executive to join our growing Sport and Fitness team, Sport and Fitness has grown rapidly over the last year thanks to its talented and motivated people who strive to deliver impressive coverage while enjoying a work/life balance to rival any in the industry.

Our growing portfolio of exciting clients including global sporting organisations and market leaders in the fitness sector. Team members at every level are client-facing and encouraged to come up with ideas to add value.

The ideal candidate will be an energetic, hard-working, personable and confident individual, who has a genuine passion for the media, including social media, good media contacts and confidence using PHA systems (Roxhill, Celebrity Intelligence, etc). They will also have excellent written and verbal communication skills, agency experience and a can-do attitude.

What you will be doing

  • Regular delivery of high-quality coverage for accounts
  • Proactively build personal relationships with journalists and influencers (where relevant) by attending regular desk visits/coffees/and networking with media and influencers
  • Begin to develop relationships with clients under the supervision of the account lead
  • Maintain strong media and news awareness and being proactive in flagging relevant details to the team
  • Preparation of press material, selling into media and assisting with client reporting
  • Show an understanding of how to write content in clients’ voice
  • Excellent communication to ensure colleagues are updated on progress and escalation of issues that arise
  • Support the team to develop ideas for clients

About you

We look forward to hearing from people who can demonstrate energy and enthusiasm for any challenge they encounter. Keen to be involved in all manner of accounts and develop their career in an award winning, innovative PR and social media agency. You might also be…

  • An exceptional communicator
  • Highly committed
  • Results driven
  • Super organised
  • Passionate
  • Creative
  • On time
  • A team player
  • With experience of social channel management and content creation

What you get

We offer a variety of performance incentives, a comprehensive training and development plan as well as a diverse benefits package to ensure that you are rewarded as highly as possible. We can provide more detail on this when we meet although, put simply, we believe in recognising, encouraging and rewarding talent.

The team

PHA people have a real love and genuine passion for the world of communications, are driven by results and are hugely successful. We think creatively in order to differentiate ourselves, develop new approaches and deliver an outstanding level of service to all. Our success is driven by the commitment, work ethic and exceptional communication and creative skills of our team.

If you’d like to be part of the PHA family, we would love for you to get in touch. You can send your CV to rubyk@thephagroup.com or call 0203 8487 131 for more details.

Hours: Hours will be 8:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Thursday and 8:30am to 4pm on Friday.

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