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Reference: 73279

Date Added: 29 October 2019
Closing Date: 15 November 2019

Job Title: Account Manager - Communications

Working For: Hillcress

Location: London

Salary: Competitive, based on experience (PT role - 3 days a week)

Job Details

We are seeking a part time (3 days a week) Account Manager - Communications starting in December.

Company Description

Hillcress is a fast paced global consultancy with a wide range of clients ranging from international corporates to UK charities focusing on hard hitting social issues.

Key responsibilities

  • Writing press statements, op eds and other written material for traditional and online media
  • Building relationships with domestic and global media
  • Generating positive media coverage and developing trend stories
  • Monitoring issues in the media relevant to clients
  • Preparing briefing notes
  • Supporting the team with media training sessions
  • Identifying and developing client leads
  • Other ad hoc writing tasks


  • Exceptional writing skills
  • Experience in a similar role is advantageous
  • Reliability, accuracy and the ability to work to strict deadlines crucial
  • Ideally suited to a freelance journalist with a passion for current affairs and strong understanding of the news cycle

Closing Date: 15 November 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview and required to carry out a writing task.

We are looking to recruit someone to start in December or as soon as possible.

We may recruit before the closing date if the right candidate is found.

Application Details

To apply, please send a covering email with attached CV to anna.williams@hillcress.com

Unfortunately due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond directly to all applicants, only to those whose candidacy is being pursued.

Website: https://www.hillcress.com

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