We're hiring: Account Executive, PR

Based in our Singapore agency.

The Account Executive will support the client services team to deliver impactful communications plans for local, regional and international B2B clients. They contribute to the leadership and management of client activity at Fifth Ring, including those requiring integrated and international assistance, delivering real and measurable impact on clients’ businesses.

The PR Account Executive should be familiar with the media landscape in the region and is able to cultivate relationships with writers and editors.

Interested? Send us your resume.

Responsibilities

Client

  • Support the day-to-day account support and project coordination of client accounts, managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Build strong client relationships alongside the Account Managers
  • Support in creating and implementing client marcomms plans, and efficiently manage account activities and timelines
  • Work with colleagues to deliver a wide range of content for client activities, including press releases, byline articles, blog posts, and more
  • Maintain effective relationships with external stakeholders including media and partners
  • Undertake industry and marketing research, and stay updated with key marketing trends
  • Place stories and organise interviews with journalists and editors

Company

  • Work with colleagues in activating client account growth plans across all product and service lines
  • Support Account Managers to ensure all work is commercially optimised and financial risks are mitigated
  • Being a robust defender of the agency’s values, people and commercial interests
  • Ensure Fifth Ring processes and procedures are followed at all times
  • Provide the Business Development team with relative support as required
  • Undertake industry and marketing research to ensure Fifth Ring stays at the forefront of its business
  • Support Fifth Ring’s marketing activities as necessary

Colleagues

  • Provide proactive support and updates on client activity to the Account Managers and Traffic Manager to ensure the smooth running of client accounts, that client requirements are being met, and an efficient and cohesive service is provided
  • Cultivate and rely on extensive informal networks inside and outside the agency to solve problems, keeping in regular contact with global Fifth Ring team members
  • Support colleagues in all Fifth Ring locations through proactive consultivity, creativity and visibility
  • Other duties will be assigned as required and as appropriate, in agreement with line manager

Essential:

  • Formal qualification in communications, marketing, journalism or equivalent
  • Minimum one year of experience in a communications role, ideally in the B2B industry
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Effective writing skills, able to churn out engaging content for target audience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Desirable:

  • Understanding of B2B marketing & communications
  • Agency and client-facing experience
  • Understanding of the digital landscape
  • Experience of working with the media
  • Knowledge of content marketing
  • Presentation skills
  • Time management skills
  • Influencing and negotiating skills
  • Digital marketing experience
  • Database management

Interested in joining our ranks?

We are always looking for fresh talent to join our team and make the world more curious. We want to hear from you.

Send us your resume.