PR Account Executive

Salary: £Competitive DOE

Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting position in travel PR? A fantastic role has become available for an efficient PR Executive to join the award-winning Black Diamond team, offering the successful candidate the opportunity to grow within an energetic and passionate hands-on agency.

You will provide support on some incredible destination accounts in the US, as well as airline accounts. You will learn the ropes and enhance your existing skills within the world of travel PR from experienced managers and directors.

This position is perfect for an enthusiastic and driven individual;

The role will include the following:

  • Creative proactive and reactive media relations
  • Press release and newsletter writing
  • Arranging media visits to the USA (some travel is required!)
  • Monitoring the media and pouncing on new opportunities
  • Working on events
  • Compiling client reports
  • Assisting with media and brand affinity partnerships
  • Supporting the wider team

You must have:

  • Strong knowledge of the travel sector
  • Previous experience working in either travel or lifestyle PR
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Sound writing abilities
  • A passion for travel and travel publications
  • Enthusiasm to bring to the office
  • Documents eligible to work in the UK
  • Ability to travel to the USA
  • A full current UK driving license is preferred

Black Diamond is located in Covent Garden in central London and has a work-hard/play-hard ethos. We are a team of 45 in total and are a fully integrated communications agency home to highly experienced in-house creative, digital, marketing, media planning, travel trade and PR professionals. We have a weekly running (and walking) club, team drinks, cultural outings, career opportunities, external (and internal) training and much, much more! Existing clients include Visit California, Travel Portland, Colorado Tourism Office, Visit Pittsburgh, San Diego Tourism Authority, Greater Palm Springs Oasis, Japan National Tourism Organization, Tourism Whistler and the Lufthansa Group.

To apply:

Please send a covering letter and CV to [email protected]