Name PR – Senior Account Executive / Account Manager (UK)

We’re hiring!

Do you have exceptional writing skills and a passion for the ever-evolving music business? Are you looking to further your career in PR and work with some of the industry’s most influential and ambitious players?

The Role

Name PR is looking to hire an accomplished communications professional with demonstrable experience. Depending on your level, you could join as a Senior Account Executive or as an Account Manager.

You will primarily be tasked with handling our growing consumer division, working on clients and projects as diverse and exciting as 51st State Festival, the AIM Independent Music Awards, Jean-Michel Jarre, Ninja Tune technology releases and VP/Greensleeves Records.

You’ll be overseeing everything from strategy, campaign planning and journalist liaison to opinion piece writing and new business proposals, weaving together bold and creative ideas from inception to delivery. There will also be an opportunity to work on our business side.

As well as being a talented writer, you will be a great organiser, capable of thinking on your feet and championing what you think.

Combining a fast-paced work ethic with an eye for detail, you will become an integral part of our close-knit, fantastic team, receiving coaching throughout your career.

You will be eager to take on people management responsibilities where these are needed, for which we will train and develop you.

About you

Required Skills:

  • Exceptional writing ability
  • Exemplary attention to detail
  • Brilliant organisational skills – you’ll constantly be juggling conflicting client priorities
  • Strong communication, with a confident phone manner
  • Good analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrable, proven experience in music PR or a related field
Benefits
  • Flexitime
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Industry events and conferences
  • Free breakfast and snacks
  • Beers on a Friday
  • Regular outings and social events
  • Additional company perks (e.g. free gym membership)
  • The role is permanent, full-time (and full-on!) and the competitive salary is commensurate with experience.
About us

Based in London, Name PR is one of the UK’s leading music business communications consultancies. Our clients span all corners of the industry, and include Merlin, Proper Music Group, FUGA and Sony Music UK’s 4th Floor Creative. The team also runs industry body FEAT which lobbies for face-value ticket resale across Europe.

Location: Currently Northwick Park, London (20 minutes from Baker Street on the Metropolitan line). We are planning to move to Zone 1.

To apply please email a CV and cover letter no later than 10am Monday 24th February to recruitment@namepr.co.uk with “ACC 2020 Application” in the subject line.

Please include details of any music PR experience and your educational background in your cover letter, as well as specifying the one press campaign or project you’re most proud of working on and a music business issue that gets your goat.

You are welcome to state which job level you believe you match most closely to, “Senior Account Executive” or “Account Manager”, but if you are unsure then we will simply discuss this at a later stage if you are offered the role.

It would also be really helpful if you could let us know where you first saw this advert.

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, please contact Jasper on 020 8357 7305.

Name PR is an equal opportunity and a Living Wage employer.

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