Senior PR Account Executive

Confidential Company - Heliopolis, Cairo

Applicants for
3 open positions
Experience Needed:
More than 7 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
3 open positions
About the Job

Main Job Duties:

  • Liaise on a daily basis with clients via telephone and email
  • Build strong relationships and networks with colleagues in other related departments eg. Media relations, monitoring
  • Build strong relationships and networks with clients and third party related to your clients
  • Monitor the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs, for opportunities for clients
  • Develop client proposals and implement the PR activity
  • Prepare regular client reports and attend client meetings
  • Research, write and distribute press releases to targeted media
  • Promote news stories and features to the media, known as 'selling in'
  • Analyze and evaluate media coverage
  • Manage events, including press conferences and promotional events
  • Attend and promote client events to the media
  • Assist with the production of client publications, such as in-house magazines
  • Commission market research
  • Coordinate studio or location photography
  • Undertake research for new business proposals and present them to potential new clients
  • Manage the PR aspect of a possible crisis situation.
  • Identify new potential clients through your various networks
  • Train account executives on the PR daily tasks
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor's in journalism and communication or marketing is preferred.
  • Capable in managing multiple projects/events simultaneously under set deadlines.
  • A good team player with ability to deal with all level of individuals.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in both written and spoken English.
  • Proficient in computer and general business applications such MS Office.