Graduate New Business Account Executive

Information on the company

Our client is a unique award-winning social marketing agency that engages families, parents, young people and teachers through education. They combine educational expertise, with strong consumer marketing skills and school support to provide excellent marketing and socially-focused campaigns to companies, public sector organisations and major agencies. They work as a specialist agency providing knowledge and experience to organisations in order to reach into the education community and the family market.

The company delivers campaigns for public sector and commercial clients including SKY, Marks and Spencer, Nike, Reckitt Benckiser, Morrison’s, Lloyds TSB, Birds Eye and VW, as well as major agencies. Their work covers a wide range of disciplines including direct marketing, brand awareness, sponsorship, partnership marketing and Corporate Social Responsibility. These services include consultancy, research, education content, schools partnership marketing, digital, live and school relationship management

How you can expect to spend your day:

  • Desk research of prospective clients
  • Document preparation
  • Assisting in event planning & organisation, including guest list management, communications, venue liaison, logistics, and branding
  • Drafting messaging and copy for new business emails
  • Proactively contacting new business leads via telephone and email
  • General admin and organisation particularly linked to event planning and database maintenance
  • Maintaining website with regularly updated content to increase traffic and inbound

The ideal intern’s personality and qualifications

  • Personable, enthusiastic, flexible and confident
  • Pro-active, can do attitude
  • Business development and new business experience gained in client or agency environment an advantage 
  • PowerPoint, Word, Excel proficient
  • Confidence in dealing with various stakeholders
  • Good presentation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail, highly organised 

What are the perks of interning at this company?

  • Gain insight into a fast-paced, unique social marketing agency.
  • They work with many large clients and often work with hugely varied and fascinating projects
  • Amazing office culture, with regular social events and Friday drinks.

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