Job Summary

Public relations agency handling international and prestigious Kenyan corporate accounts across multiple sectors, seeks a bright talented PR account executive.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

Responsibilities for this job shall include

  • Develop strong relationship with client...act as back up to the account Director
  • Develop and maintain successful relationships with key journalists, editors and bloggers
  • Liaise on a daily basis with clients and the media often via telephone and mail
  • Relationship building and networking with colleagues clients and the media
  • Working as part of an account team to develop client proposals and implement the activity
  • Researching writing and distributing press releases to targeted media
  • Managing and hosting events including press conferences and promotions
  • Writing various technical and non-technical reports on economic trends and forecasts to inform the press and public
  • Ability to do research work


Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in mass communications or public relations/ Journalism
  • Strong writing skills, proof will be required
  • Project management skills
  • A minimum one year experience in similar position
  • Knowledge and experience in media relations
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills to convey complex ideas to people with varying levels of economic expertise
  • Graduate degree in Economics will be added advantage
  • Qualitative data research skills


Salary: <35k Gross.

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