PR Account Executive

Job Function

Business Unit: Ogilvy Public Relations
Department: Corporate
Location: Cape Town, WC
Type: Permanent
Reports To: Account Director

Ogilvy and Mather Cape Town currently has a vacancy for a PR Account Executive to join the PR team.

Requirements include but not limited to the following:

*Relevant Tertiary qualification – PR or journalism
*Completion of an internship
*One year PR experience within an agency/consultancy (highly beneficial)
*Strong social media and digital skills
*Confident individual with strong presentation skills
*Previous writing experience advantageous
*An excellent grasp of the English language
*Proven ability to think and write creatively
*Good editing and proof checking abilities
*Must be able to work well in a team
*Excellent problem solving skills
*Must also be able to work under stress and meet deadlines
*Willingness to travel if required
*Own Transport
*Valid Driver’s licence

Please include the job title (PR Account Executive) in the subject line of your email. Please note that due to the response rate, correspondence will only be made with short-listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within two weeks of applying, please consider your application to be unsuccessful. Thank you.

Ogilvy & Mather South Africa is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, colour, creed, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, age, citizenship, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, sexual orientation or because of gender identity or expression.