PR Account Executive

Salary: £Competitive DOE

Location: Covent Garden, London

Job Overview:

Fancy starting your travel PR career in an award-winning and dynamic agency? A fantastic role has become available for an efficient PR Executive to join the Black Diamond team, offering the right candidate the opportunity to grow within a fast-paced small team and an energetic and passionate hands-on agency.

You will provide support on some incredible destination accounts in the US and beyond, and learn the ropes in the world of travel PR from experienced managers and directors. Perfect for a creative, hard-working individual, the role will include the following:

  • Work closely with the Senior Account Executive and PR Manager to deliver the seasonal PR strategy
  • Arranging media visits to the USA (some travel is required!)
  • Creative proactive and reactive media relations
  • Press release and newsletter writing
  • Monitoring the media and pouncing on new opportunities
  • Working on events – both media and trade
  • Compiling client reports
  • Social media content creation
  • Assisting with media and brand affinity partnerships
  • Crisis communications
  • Supporting the wider team

You must have:

  • Some experience in public relations
  • 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 - the Company:

Black Diamond is a full service agency offering clients PR, marketing, advertising and travel trade representation, alongside its digital and content creation divisions. Existing clients include Visit California, Travel Portland, Colorado Tourism Office, Visit Santa Barbara, Greater Palm Springs, Tourism Whistler and Japan National Tourism Organisation.

If you are interested in applying for this position please send a covering letter and CV to [email protected]