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Reference: 73256

Date Added: 29 October 2019
Closing Date: 30 November 2019

Job Title: Associate (m/f/d)

Working For: Kekst CNC

Location: London

Salary: £35,000-£40,000

Job Details

Main Responsibilities:

• Build and maintain excellent client relationships and continuously deliver work that exceeds our clients' expectations
• Develop and nurture a strong network with relevant stakeholders, including journalists, analysts and other key contacts
• Deal with high pressured and time sensitive situations
• Develop excellent client knowledge and understanding – to give concise, accurate overviews of each client’s business, communications objectives and PR strategy
• Stay up to date with trends, issues and challenges that affect clients' businesses and industries, through media coverage and regulatory developments
• Develop a clear understanding of the role and responsibilities in each client team, and how these contribute to overall client strategy
• Conduct desk research (media audits, market intelligence reports) and contribute to the development of communications strategies, making use of market analytics tools
• Draft communications materials, including communications plans, press releases and presentations
• Support the planning, organisation and management of various events including interviews, media roundtables, and press conferences
• Plan and execute social media campaigns, including using data analytics tools to measure campaign output and online engagement
• Pitch complex topics to journalists


• Minimum of 18 months professional experience in strategic communications, either at a PR Agency or at an in-house communications role
• Bachelor’s Degree in Strategic Communications, Business Administration, Political Science or any other relevant field
• Excellent verbal communications and presentation skills
• Fluent spoken and written English, additional language skills are a plus
• Excellent attention to detail, enthusiasm, strong organisational skills, ability to multi-task and work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
• Started to build media network
• Digital and social media capabilities are a plus: content creation, social media listening, community management, paid media management and influencer campaigns
• Strong command of all Microsoft Office programmes
• Previous experience in industry tools like or similar to Pulsar, Factiva, Quid and Moz is a plus

Closing Date: 30 November 2019

Interview/Start Dates

The recruitment process will consist of several steps, such as interviews, verbal and written tests and reference check. Interviews can begin right away.

Please note that we are not able to offer visa sponsorship.

We look forward to your application!

Application Details

Please send your resume and cover letter, or any questions related to the role, to the following e-mail address:



Website: https://www.kekstcnc.com/

Additional Notes