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Reference: 63703

Date Added: 1 December 2017
Closing Date: 11 December 2017

Job Title: Account Executive

Working For: Westbourne

Location: London

Salary: Dependent on experience

Job Details

Westbourne is an integrated communications agency based in Mayfair. We offer a full range of services with a strong focus on public affairs.

THE POSITION
We are looking for a talented Account Executive, who has an interest in Westminster, Whitehall and local government.

MAIN DUTIES
• Drafting monitoring reports
• Tracking political developments, media relations issues and topical day-to-day current affairs issues that impact the business of our clients
• Producing analysis of parliamentary and public policy issues
• Monitoring of local government activity, planning committee meetings etc
• Media monitoring and analysis on project sites
• Research into potential sales leads
• Organising and providing support at events, including public exhibitions
• Compiling guest lists and producing mailings

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
• University graduate
• Experience in communications at an agency, Parliament, local government, a think tank or a campaign organisation
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Research and analysis experience of political or policy issues
• Strong attention to detail and project management skills
• A strong work ethic, determination to excel and great interpersonal skills

DESIRABLE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
• Previous experience of political campaigning and of local government
• Previous experience or interest in housing and the development industry

Closing Date: 11 December 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Candidates are encouraged to apply before this date. Interviews will be held on a rolling basis and a successful candidate may be appointed before the closing date.

Application Details

Please send a CV and covering letter setting out why you would be suitable for this post to tom.wilkins@westbournecoms.com.

Website: http://www.westbournecoms.com/

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