Jobs

Posted by Ovato
Location
Pyrmont
Salary
Negotiable
Closes
5 July, 2020

Account Executive

Calling all PR-superstars-in-the-making! Ovato is looking for a gun account executive to wow our clients. And if you have consumer or B2B tech PR experience (or a passion to learn about it), we want to talk to you.

As the artists formerly known as Spectrum Group, we are a respected, experienced integrated communications agency delivering outstanding PR, social and content for our clients who range from global brands to smaller start-ups.

But what about you? You’re passionate, creative, and ambitious, with a love of tech and a desire to make your mark at a small agency that punches above its weight You’re also a critical thinker looking to understand “why” so that you can deliver the right results. You’re laid back like us but get noisy when you need to.

You are looking for a fantastic opportunity to broaden skills across PR, social and content and learn from experienced professionals who are eager to share what’s made them successful.

As a trusted and respected member of our team you will enjoy the opportunity to:

  • Build and maintain media relationships
  • Write pitches and sell stories to the media
  • Write and distribute media releases and not be afraid to follow-up with a phone call
  • Assist with media events
  • Compile media lists
  • Compiling monthly media editorials
  • Manage day – to – day client requirements
  • Spot new opportunities for editorial coverage for clients
  • Provide clients with PR reports
  • Draft blogs and opinion articles
  • Develop social media content
  • Contribute to agency brainstorms
  • Experience the breadth of a large PR account but flex your muscles with greater ownership of the smaller ones

As well as nailing the above, you’ll need:

  • Passion for the industry and current affairs
  • Mad attention-to-detail
  • Applied thinking skills to spot issues before they arise or solve problems when there’s no rulebook
  • Excellent time management to effectively deal with competing demands
  • A desire to think outside the box and get creative
  • A degree, or relevant industry experience

What’s in it for you?

  • Unrivalled career and personal development
  • Flexible working and the freedom to work from home
  • An enviable location, close to transport, surrounded by great food, good coffee, shops and pubs (when we are back in the office)
  • A, warm and relaxed team environment offering all the support you need to grow
  • A lively and creative culture
  • An extra day-off for your birthday
  • Friday drinks and nibbles
  • That pesky work-life balance thing (for reals)

Interested? – Click apply, tell us why you think you would succeed with Ovato, enclosing your CV.

Employment conditions

Job Type
Full-time
Salary
Negotiable

For further information

Contact
Linda Marlin