Kreab, Trainee Consultant

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Location
London (Central)
Salary
Up to £15,000 per annum
Posted
28 Jun 2017
Closes
28 Jul 2017
Industry
PR
Job Type
Internship
Hours
Full Time

Kreab is a leading strategic communications consultancy with a world-class portfolio of clients. The London office is recruiting for trainee consultants to join its diverse, multi-lingual team, to support global companies across the disciplines of public relations, public affairs and financial communications.

Please see below for job specification and details on how to apply.

The role:

  • Assist with the coordination, planning and delivery of communications activities / campaigns for international client base
  • Develop and support the team in the preparedness and response for crisis comms where appropriate, including the identification, monitoring and management of reputational threats
  • Assist with new business activity (networking, pitching, drafting proposals, etc.)
  • Eyes and ears in the market, monitoring / tracking and analysing sector developments which affect our clients and their peers
  • Media relations
  • Researching for clients
  • Provide support and input into drafting and editing of external press releases, presentations and other communications
  • Assist with the development of corporate messaging, as required, for audiences including shareholders, various client segments and regulators, across multiple geographies


Essential:

  • Broad media relations experience spanning political, financial and corporate affairs
  • Native English speaker - strong writing and editing skills also essential
  • Strong communication and inter-personal skills
  • Ability to work within a diverse international team
  • Strong analytical skills, natural curiosity, and understanding / awareness of international current affairs
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and deliver results
  • Strong work ethic, evidenced in experience gained to date
  • Forward-looking and strategically-minded
  • Able to communicate comfortably and effectively at all levels
  • Digital native
  • Strong business knowledge and understanding of corporate matters in the UK, and internationally


Desirable:

  • International experience strongly desired, ideally with experience of working or living outside the UK  


Please send CV and a writing sample by completing the application form below.