Sauce Communications, Junior Account Executive / Account Executive - Travel

Full time in our lively London office, based in Shepherds Bush
26 Jun 2017
26 Jul 2017
Job Type
Full Time

Sauce is a leading Lifestyle PR and Communications agency, specialising in Food and Drink, Travel, Restaurants, Bars, and Lifestyle Brands.

Our growing Travel department is on the hunt for a brilliant Junior Account Executive / Account Executive to provide essential support across our Travel clients.

If you’d like to handle the PR and Communications for clients including a leading luxury hotel brand, a boutique hotel in Rome, a wellness retreat in Devon, two UK country house hotels, an international tour operator and a host of other exciting travel projects around the world, we’d like to hear from you!

Key job roles:

  • Working closely with the Account Director, Account Manager and Director of Travel, the Account Executive will work across all Travel clients at Sauce, providing essential support across a variety of tasks including but not limited to:
  • Creative brainstorming with the travel team and sustained proactive pitching to the media on behalf of your clients
  • Managing the Sauce Travel media database, keeping track of new journalists and contact lists
  • Supporting the team with essential admin tasks including image requests and fact box requests
  • Answering reactive media enquiries and being first point of call on the phone for the Sauce Travel team
  • Assisting in developing the Sauce Travel twitter following and content and handling Instagram for our clients
  • Monitoring new bloggers and social media influencers
  • Assisting with media event management
  • Co-writing the Sauce Travel Blog
  • Tracking travel trends in the UK media and keeping the Sauce Travel team updated on current trends
  • Co-ordination of media visits to clients around the world
  • Assisting in research for new business activities

Required Skills:

  • Excellent writing and presentation skills
  • A passion for travel
  • A good knowledge of and interest in the UK media
  • Confident, professional manner
  • High level of organisation
  • Able to multi-task like a pro
  • Keen interest in all things digital, and social media savvy
  • Team player with a strong work ethic

More details:

  • Full on-the-job training from an experienced team will be given.
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Role: Full time in our lively London office, based in Shepherds Bush

Please send your CV and a covering letter describing exactly why you are the right person for the job to Emma Powell, Director of Travel, Sauce Communications, by completing the application form below.