Account Executive - Chelmsford


Account Executive/Senior Account Executive

Location – Chelmsford

Salary: £19,000 - £25,000

Hours:  Full Time

We are currently seeking to recruit a bright graduate or current Account Executive looking to develop their career further to work in our busy Chelmsford office. Our Account Execs provide a range of research and support activities for the team and assist with marketing activities as required. This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate wanting to work in PR, politics or public affairs.

Key Responsibilities
Client and Project Work – Draft campaign research, newsletters and content for exhibition boards. Maintain and update social media channels regularly for projects. Visit sites for project/client research purposes.

Account Development – Review fee proposals with the Account Manager and identify upselling opportunities. Work with Account Managers to develop new products

Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience
·         Articulate, with good verbal and written communication

·         Research skills

·         The ability to work on multiple projects to deadlines

·         Interest in politics or housing

·         Ability to demonstrate drive, proactivity and thinking innovatively

·         An interest in social media as a tool for engagement

A little bit about Meeting Place Communications
MPC is a dynamic and growing communications agency working with developers and communities to achieve successful outcomes in the residential, commercial, infrastructure and energy sectors. We have a proven record of providing creative ideas for promoting developments at a local and national level. Operating from four offices across England we bring together talented professionals from a background in politics, local government, business and journalism to create a unique communications skills set that allows us to truly understand the key issues that matter most to our clients.

But what about the benefits?
MPC understands that if you give us your all, you deserve to be well rewarded in return. Along with the usual benefits of a competitive salary and company pension, we offer the opportunity to earn a very generous bonus. We strongly believe that the wellbeing of our staff is important, which is why we offer other benefits such as flexible working and the option of joining our employee cycle scheme. You’ll also get the chance to take up lots of training opportunities and have a clear career path within the company.

Closing date: 18th March 2019

Interview/Start Dates:
Candidates are encouraged to apply before the closing date as interviews will be held on an on-going basis.

Application Details:
To apply for this role, or for more information, please send your CV and a covering letter to our HR Administrator – marycleaver@mpc.email