Job title: PR Account Executive
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: PR and Comms agency
Functional Expertise: Marketing & Comms
Salary from: 13,000.00 AED
Salary to: 17,000.00 AED
Location: Dubai Media City
Job published: 17/04/2024
Job ID: 38319
Contact name: Lynn Finger

Job Description

Job Title: PR Account Executive


Location: UAE (United Arab Emirates)


My client is a leading PR communications agency in the UAE, specializing in strategic communications, media relations, digital marketing, and reputation management. They work with a diverse portfolio of clients across various industries, helping them enhance their brand visibility, manage crises, and engage effectively with their target audience.


As an Account Executive, you will play a crucial role in supporting the day-to-day operations of client accounts, ensuring the successful execution of PR and communication strategies. You will collaborate closely with the account management team to deliver high-quality services that meet and exceed client expectations.




  • Client Relationship Management:
    • Serve as the primary point of contact for assigned client accounts.
    • Build and maintain strong, long-lasting relationships with clients.
    • Understand clients' business objectives, industry dynamics, and competitive landscape.


  • Strategic Planning and Execution:
    • Assist in the development of strategic PR and communication plans tailored to clients' goals.
    • Coordinate with internal teams to execute integrated campaigns across traditional and digital channels.
    • Monitor campaign performance and provide regular progress reports to clients.


  • Media Relations:
    • Cultivate relationships with journalists, bloggers, and influencers.
    • Pitch story ideas and press releases to secure media coverage for clients.
    • Coordinate interviews, press conferences, and media events as needed.


  • Content Creation:
    • Assist in drafting press releases, articles, and other written materials.
    • Develop compelling content for social media platforms, websites, and newsletters.
    • Ensure all content aligns with clients' brand voice and messaging.


  • Project Management:
    • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, ensuring deadlines and deliverables are met.
    • Coordinate with internal teams, external vendors, and partners to execute campaigns smoothly.
    • Proactively identify and address any issues or challenges that may arise.


  • Monitoring and Analysis:
    • Monitor media coverage and social media conversations related to clients' brands.
    • Conduct research and analysis to identify emerging trends, industry insights, and opportunities for clients.
    • Provide strategic recommendations based on data-driven insights.




  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, or related field.
  • 2+ years of experience in PR, communications, or related roles, preferably within an agency environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English; Arabic proficiency is a plus.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport with clients and media contacts.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Solid understanding of media landscape, including traditional and digital channels.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and PR tools/software (e.g., Cision, Meltwater) is preferred.
  • Enthusiastic, proactive, and detail-oriented with a passion for delivering results.




  • Competitive salary package
  • Annual leave and public holidays
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment


Join their team and be part of a creative and innovative PR agency dedicated to driving success for their clients in the dynamic landscape of the UAE. Apply now to embark on an exciting career journey!


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