Careers.

Senior Account Executive

Ellerton & Co. Public Relations are looking to hire a Senior Account Executive to support a range of corporate clients. The candidate must have prior experience in an in-house or PR agency role and must have good knowledge of the media.

The candidate must have a desire to learn and become familiar with the media across Southeast Asia and beyond. In addition to learning about the media inside-out, the candidate will learn to understand what stories and angles are relevant for clients across a range of industries and proactively pitch and secure results.

The candidate should ideally have some experience in a client-facing role, or have a desire to manage clients and grow as a PR specialist and manager.

You will work in a young company within a small team in a relaxed, start-up environment – and revel in your ability to punch above your weight and compete with larger, more established firms

 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience working on interesting and creative B2C and B2B campaigns within a PR / communications agency or in-house role

  • Experience securing mutually beneficial partnerships and working with influencers a plus

  • Good media knowledge across Asian media, particularly in Finance and Tech, and the ability to develop and pitch persuasive and creative story angles

  • Should be as comfortable online as you are offline, with a deep understanding of the role digital media plays in a communications strategy

  • A desire to learn account management, organisation and project management skills; a desire to make independent decisions

  • Proactive, problem solver, a thirst to keep things moving and on track and a commitment to go the extra mile for clients. Willing to ‘work in the trenches’ with the rest of the team

  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills, with proficiency in PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook

Account Manager

Ellerton & Co. are seeking an Account Manager to join the team in Singapore. The candidate will be expected to work closely with his/her clients, deliver consistently high-quality work, exceed expectations and grow a trusted relationship with the client.

 

As an Account Manager, you will be expected to assist with new business opportunities and manage projects independently. You will be expected to help grow the company and build a team, imparting your own knowledge and experience onto junior members.

 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience in client-facing roles in a public relations agency

  • Comfortable handling clients and managing the relationship

  • Able to execute deliverables and manage PR campaigns whether for projects or retainers

  • Excellent understanding of the media landscape in Asia and a proven ability to develop creative story angles and pitches

  • Provide strategic counsel to clients to help them achieve their communications and business goals

  • Self-motivated and independent, able to proactively suggest ideas and ensure high quality work is produced at all times

  • Excellent reading and writing skills

  • A ‘can do’ attitude

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