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Reference: 75591

Date Added: 28 July 2020
Closing Date: 27 August 2020

Job Title: Account Executive

Working For: Higginson Strategy

Location: Manchester

Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 (plus bonus) depending on experience

Job Details

Higginson Strategy is an award-winning creative communications agency specialising in purpose-driven organisations and comprising an ambitious team passionate about changing society and the environment for the better. Our clients affect the world positively and include: charities; NGOs; and commercial companies looking to improve the way they do business. We empower clients by putting purpose at the heart of their organisation and spreading their message in a bold and attention-worthy way. We have inhouse campaigns on female empowerment and the environment as well as our own podcast.

The role

  • Think and act independently, taking the initiative when appropriate
  • Work on a number of different accounts to ensure excellent programme delivery for our clients
  • Develop a detailed understanding of your clients and their operating environments
  • Help to deliver strategic engagement programmes including meeting coordination and event organisation
  • Draft press releases, comment pieces and policy documents
  • Liaise with journalists and parliamentary stakeholders
  • Start to identify new business and marketing opportunities

Skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good research and organisational skills
  • A professional eye for detail
  • Task orientated
  • Agency or parliamentary experience would be an advantage but is not essential

Closing Date: 27 August 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Interview/Start Date: ASAP

Application Details

If you are interested in applying for the role, send a short e-mail detailing why, along with a CV to esme@higginsonstrategy.com 

Website: https://higginsonstrategy.com/

Additional Notes