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Job Opening: Senior Account Executive

by CMS Team on 16 December, 2021

Job Title: Senior Account Executive


Location: London

Salary: In line with experience

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

CMS Strategic, a London-based communications agency, provides media and government relations to companies within the defence, aerospace and security industries and also has clients in the energy services and civil aviation sectors. An opportunity is now available for an experienced PR and Government Relations Senior Account Executive to join the team.

Working as part of the CMS team, the successful candidate must be able to deliver day-to-day PR and Government Relations activity across several existing accounts. Key responsibilities for this role will include:

– Delivery of work for clients across PR, GR and social media
– Producing and distributing high quality copy

– Helping to organise and manage events and briefings
– Identifying key target audiences for new and existing clients
– Tracking of the UK media and political landscape, including current government policy
– Management of media lists and industry publications

This opportunity is most likely to suit a highly motivated and confident individual with media relations and Government experience. The candidate must be comfortable to work independently and decisively, within a small team.

An understanding of the UK media and political landscape, including current government policy is essential. Strong writing, communication, research, and organisational skills are essential, as is attention detail, knowledge of social media and the ability to work on a variety of projects and to tight deadlines. The appropriate candidate should have at least 2 years in a PR or Political role.

A background in defence and security would be an advantage, but of more importance is an understanding of managing a variety of high-level stakeholders. An individual that is well suited to this role will have significant scope to develop their responsibilities and position with CMS.

Closing Date: 14 January 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews from 5th January 2022.

Application Details

Please send a CV and short cover note to


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