Junior Account Executive Vacancy Brief

At Bubble Agency, we believe in doing things a bit differently and this is your opportunity to get under the skin of the industry and get involved. The right candidate will enjoy being part of a sociable team, and be passionate about broadcast, communication, technology and brands.

This role will suit someone who has a desire to start a career in PR and/or marketing. It offers the chance to develop a strong understanding of the media landscape, marketing tools, and skills to raise brand awareness for clients.

The successful candidate will possess a drive to succeed, be highly motivated, a self-starter with an enquiring mind and desire to learn a trade, interest in technology and communications, ability to write well and be organised.

You will be part of a fast-paced agency with high-growth plans. Because of this, the right candidate will have the opportunity for career progression, supported by a growing management team.

Secrets of our success
– We are passionate about the industry
– We are experts who are great at what we do
– We are really nice people to work with

Junior Account Executives requirements:
• Have drive to succeed
• Be highly motivated
• Be a self-starter with an enquiring mind
• Have a desire to learn a trade
• An interest in technology and communications
• The ability to write well
• Experience of using Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Excel and Word
• Knowledge of social media and other online tools
• Be organised and can work under pressure to tight deadlines
• Confident team player who can adapt easily to different situations
• Good spoken and written communications skills
• Articulate and ensure all work is completed in a timely manner
• Ability to build relationships internally and externally
• Professional with a good understanding of business
• Be willing and able to work a tradeshow – we love them in our industries
• Be prepared to travel, including overseas
• Be active on social media
• Have good energy positive, can-do attitude
• Be a media hound who’s passionate about pitching and selling in stories
• Be an excellent time keeper who’s able to think on their feet and juggle multiple tasks

Account responsibilities: 
• Update client trackers on weekly basis
• Monitor/scan for coverage, log and inform relevant client
• Maintain and update press lists
• Regularly read target media including newspapers, magazines, online sites and blogs for possible opportunities for clients
• Attend client meetings and provide tradeshow support where necessary
• Update and inform team of relevant/upcoming editorial features
• Prepare reports for clients
• Pitch client news, features and interviews to target media
• Drafting, gaining approval and distributing content to target media

Company responsibilities:
• Attend various industry events and networking events
• Adhoc administration duties
• Build media relationships
• Contribute to Bubble Agency’s social media and online presence
• Fully participate in company brainstorms and ideas creation
• Be present at new business pitches when necessary
• Establish professional relationships with colleagues in other offices

The Junior Account Executive will be offered a fantastic package including:
• Competitive salary
• Discretionary performance based bonus
• 20 days’ holiday (25 after 3 years’ service) and Christmas period closure break
• Additional day off for the day of your birthday
• Training and development programme
• Mobile phone for business use
• Laptop
• Statutory pension
• Private healthcare

To apply for the role, please send your CV and a 100-word covering letter on why you’d like to be a Bubble to Dawn Bochenski: careers@bubbleagency.com