Instinctif Partners, Junior Account Executive - Financial Services

Location
London
Salary
Competitive, depending on experience
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Industry
PR
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Overview:

Fantastic opportunity to join the growing Financial Services team.

Broad high quality client base offering the opportunity to be involved in a wide range of briefs including:

  • Issues led campaigns
  • Strategic positioning and corporate profile raising
  • Media relations and B2B/B2C brand building
  • Integrated digital communications and strategy development
  • Financial communications
  • Multi-practice programmes working with Public Policy, Content & Creative, Film & Motion and Digital teams
  • Multi-market activity working across Instinctif Partners’ international network 
  • Client base spanning a broad range of subsectors including banking, insurance, wealth management, alternative finance, FinTech, private equity, retirement planning, asset management, mortgages, property and conveyancing
  • Strong focus on personal development with access to formal training programmes and international network initiatives


The position will involve:

  • Drafting press releases, articles and reactive comments for clients
  • Providing media monitoring and intelligence to clients and wider team
  • Dealing with media both proactively and reactively
  • Developing social media content and managing client channels
  • Account administration – meeting organisation, drafting agenda and contact reports


Strengths needed:

  • Keen interest in financial services
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Good attention to deal and organisation skills
  • Passion for the media, the news agenda and business communications
  • Analytical and articulate
  • Creative and inquisitive
  • Understanding of social media and the role these play in communications
  • Numerate with an aptitude for data handling


Indication of client base: 

  • FinTech: e.g. World First, GLI Finance
  • Life, pensions and insurance providers: e.g. Aviva, Canada Life, Hastings Insurance
  • Banking: e.g. Shawbrook Bank, Diamond Bank, M&S Bank
  • Wealth management: e.g. Schroders, Brown Shipley
  • Asset management: e.g. Fisch Asset Management
  • Debt management and B2B providers e.g. Arrow Global
  • Trade bodies: e.g. Equity Release Council, Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association
  • Financial/legal advice and professional services: e.g. Private Finance, Search Acumen, myhomemove
  • Private equity: Pollen Street Capital, Rede Partners


About Instinctif Partners:

  • See: www.instinctif.com
  • One of the fastest growing international business communications consultancies
  • £50m+ turnover, 440+ staff operating from 22 offices globally
  • Clear vision to deliver a unique communications consultancy offer to clients from six interconnected practice areas: Corporate, Capital Markets, Public Policy, Engagement, Content and Creative, Insight and Research
  • Outstanding track record of award wins and recognition in our industry: 
  • PRCA National Awards 2016 Large Consultancy of the Year
    • PRCA City & Financial Awards: City Agency of the Year 2016
    • PR Week Highly Commended Large Consultancy of the Year 2016
  • Corporate and Financial Awards Best PR/IR Consultancy 2016
  • CIPR Awards 2016: shortlisted for Outstanding Large Consultancy


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