PR Account Executive - Vested Communications

About the job


Vested is a communications agency focused on the future of finance. Named one of the top 50 Most Powerful PR agencies and one of the fastest-growing agencies globally, Vested is for "creative nerds" - hardworking, fun, charismatic, entrepreneurial individuals who are looking to jump into a fast-paced environment.

Group Vested has over 100 employees around the world focused on being the best partner to financial services communicators and marketers. Vested EMEA, is London-based and a fast growing part of Group Vested that is focused on building the best team, to do the best work for the best clients.

Vested Account Executives are responsible for the day-to-day support of account activities, working collaboratively with all their team members to ensure their tasks are being completed on-time and to the Vested standard. Account Executives are typically responsible for many of the core functions that help keep accounts running successfully. Account Executives may have varying day-to-day responsibilities based on their assigned accounts and the client team needs. Each client team has a Roles and Responsibilities document that outlines each team member’s core role, which may shift and evolve over the lifecycle of the client account.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supports on the execution of integrated campaigns, with an emphasis on Earned Media channels and strategy
  • Demonstrates an increasingly working knowledge of multiple channels and how to execute programs across channels
  • Leverages existing skill sets and proactively identifies how to tap into these skills on behalf of clients
  • Works toward becoming an expert on their clients’ business and Vested’s role as a strategic communications partner
  • Media monitoring, list building, trend spotting, conducting outreach and monitoring for coverage
  • Supporting media relations efforts, including developing drafting pitches and long-form content
  • Supporting the team by assisting with research and brainstorm sessions
  • Building social media plans for clients
  • Maintaining current work-in-progress records and archives of past project information as appropriate
  • Developing ideas for integrated work and content across print, digital and social media
  • Preparing account service-related documents such as meeting agendas, meeting reports, proposals and other client communications and correspondence
  • Participating in and documenting discussions during client meetings and conference calls
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, tasks and deadlines simultaneously
  • Shows ownership over their work - quickly works to correct mistakes and focuses on delivering high-quality output

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Degree in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, Journalism or a related field of study
  • 1-2 years of communications experience, preferably with clients in a B2B industry (financial client experience a plus)
  • Previous experience working at a public relations or integrated communications agency a plus
  • Willingness and ability to travel to client related needs, as necessary
  • Willingness and ability to join the Vested team at London HQ, as necessary
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