Account Executive

Posted on: 30th April, 2018

We’re looking for a creative, enthusiastic and dynamic Account Executive to join our Public Relations team. The ideal candidate will have a qualification in communications, public relations, or related area and a minimum of six months working in PR.

This entry-level position is an excellent opportunity for someone who’s ambitious, organised and hardworking, with a strong interest in current affairs, an enquiring mind and an eagerness to learn!

The person we’re looking for will have:

  • Excellent writing and presentation skills;
  • Meticulous attention to detail;
  • Self-motivation and ability to work independently;
  • Effective time management and organisational skills;
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment;
  • Interest in, and understanding of issues-based public relations;
  • Strong knowledge and experience of social media and online communications;
  • Eagerness to learn and develop new skills, and assume more responsibility over time;
  • Excellent computer skills.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Support senior team members across a number of key client accounts;
  • Research, write and distribute press materials;
  • Develop and maintain relationships with clients and the media;
  • Event management;
  • Manage client social media profiles;
  • Attend client meetings and prepare reports;
  • Monitor media coverage;
  • Update databases;
  • Conduct desk research;
  • Event management support;
  • Administrative tasks.

How to apply

If you’ve got what it takes to join our team, please send a current CV and cover letter to Eimear Hurley, Head of PR Services at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Contact us

Tel: (+353.1) 772 8900
Email: info@carrcommunications.ie

Our office hours are:

  • Monday to Friday: 9am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: Office is closed

Client support is available 24/7. Please call (+353.1) 772 8900 out of normal office hours to hear mobile numbers of our staff on duty. We can also be contacted by email outside normal office hours.