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Reference: 72249

Date Added: 8 August 2019
Closing Date: 30 August 2019

Job Title: Account Executive

Working For: Cratus Communications

Location: Southampton

Salary: £22,000-£24,000

Job Details

At Cratus our ethos is ‘our world is local’, this defines us and drives everything we do. We recognise the importance of decision making at local level and our primary goal is to help clients navigate the planning process to secure results.

We are a political engagement and community consultation company. Established in 2009, born from our Chief Executive’s dedication to local government, Cratus is committed to creating and improving partnerships between local authorities, the private and third sectors.

Cratus has brought together a powerful cross-party team including individuals from the top of local government to provide insight and counsel to our clients as they work with councils and the wider public sector.

Our business is growing and we are looking for an Account Executive to support the day to day management of client accounts in our Southampton Planning team, identify issues which affect clients, and help to develop new business.

We are looking for applicants with previous political and/or agency experience in the property and planning sector, or those who enjoy planning and politics in the UK.

The successful applicant(s) will have:

  • A proactive attitude, with the ability to manage your own workload and spot opportunities to add value for clients and the business
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to present confidently
  • Knowledge of the political system and the planning process or a willingness to learn
  • Ability to work with and manage colleagues

In return, we offer an enjoyable working environment, a competitive salary and interesting projects to work on. With the Southampton office as the base, our new colleague will be able to provide support across the planning team, working on projects in the Home Counties and the West Country as well.

Closing Date: 30 August 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place as positive applications are received. We are seeking to make an appointment as soon as possible.

The interview process will have two rounds.

Application Details

Please contact Marlies Koutstaal, the Director of Cratus's Southampton office, for further information on mkoutstaal@cratus.co.uk or by phone 023 8214 0916.

Our job advert is hosted on the Cratus website here: https://www.cratus.co.uk/about/opportunities/account-executive

Website: http://www.cratus.co.uk

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