Senior Account Executive & Account Executive - 360, A FINN Partners Company

We’re looking for a Senior Account Executive and an Account Executive to join the 360/FINN team.

This person will be ambitious, hard-working and an assured self-starter with the key role of helping carry out and manage the day-to-day communications, PR and public affairs activities for a variety of leading Irish and international clients.

About us

360, based in Dublin, is part of FINN Partners, one of the world’s fastest-growing independent marketing and communications agencies. Together, we serve clients through a powerful combination of hands-on partnership, highly specialised expertise, and a values-driven culture that champions integrity, collaboration, and innovation.

Headquartered in New York City, FINN Partners employs more than 1,000 people at offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Dublin, Hong Kong, Honolulu, Fort Lauderdale, Frankfurt, Jerusalem, London, Los Angeles, Munich, Nashville, Paris, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, Shanghai, Singapore, Tamuning (Guam), Vancouver (WA), and Washington D.C.

Company 360, A FINN Partners Company
Location Dublin 2
Apply by 15 March 2024
Position / Title Senior Account Executive & Account Executive
Contract Type Full-Time
How To Apply

If you’re interested in working with 360, A FINN Partners Company as an Account Executive or Senior Account Executive, send your CV and a brief cover letter to Loading....

JOB ROLE: 

Working as part of a small but fast paced and agile team, the ideal candidate will be a confident problem-solver and team player, with strong organisational and people skills.

At 360, you'll be helping to execute strategic communications campaigns for a portfolio of clients across a range of sectors, including public institutions, retail, transport, healthcare and food and drink.

You'll also assist with pitching for new business and administering the day-to-day tasks of client management and business growth. As such, this role demands excellent communication skills and high level of professionalism.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Contribute to the development of creative and strategic campaigns and communications plans, as well as presenting new ideas to existing and prospective clients.
  • Write and edit a wide variety of traditional and digital content, including press releases, op-eds, presentations, multimedia content, and other materials.
  • Work with media, relevant industry stakeholders and government representatives on a day-to-day basis to advance client objectives.
  • Proactively seek out opportunities to engage with national, local, and trade media – as well as handle all incoming queries.
  • Monitor and report to clients on media stories, government announcements, industry developments, and new research.
  • Assist with client and business development administrative tasks, including the preparation and distribution of meeting agendas, meeting notes, and meeting schedules.
  • Actively seek out new business opportunities, nurture client leads, and help to pitch for new business.
  • Support on other special or ad hoc projects or duties from time to time.

KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:

  • Possess a third-level qualification in public relations, communications, marketing, journalism, politics, business or another related field /or/ equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrate strong writing skills and the know-how to engage different audiences with experience in utilising different channels (including digital and traditional methods).
  • Be able to effectively prioritise tasks under pressure, manage competing workloads, and schedule future work.
  • Have an eye for neat presentation, good design, and take pride in ensuring small details are accurate.
  • Have an innate interest in Irish and international media, communications, and content – you read the news every day.
  • Follow modern and emerging media trends, consumer behaviours, current affairs, and technology, and know how and why they can impact the work we do.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic and often varied environment.
  • Previous experience in a public relations, public affairs, marketing, or other communications team (in-house or agency) is desirable but not essential.
  • Must be eligible to work full time in Ireland.

Benefits of working with us:

When you join 360, you’ll have access to a range of benefits, including generous annual leave, a fully flexible working location, health insurance cover, and opportunities for international travel:

  • A generous annual leave package of up to 30 days per year.
  • A hybrid working model – work from home and the Dublin-based office.
  • Annual wellness benefit of up to €250 to subsidise your physical and mental health.
  • Continuous professional development opportunities, including training courses.
  • Annual discretionary bonus scheme.
  • Full health insurance cover.
  • Full pension plan with employer contribution.

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