Account Executive/Senior Account Executive - PR

Soho, London

October 2022

Title: Account Executive/Senior Account Executive - PR

Location: London, UK

Contract: Permanent

Metia helps global brands and high-growth business outperform the market. We offer a unique mix of PR, marketing, design, and development expertise, creating content that resonates with customers and influences decision makers. We have particular expertise in B2B technology and in reaching business, tech and developer audiences.

What you will do

  • Build on existing experience, developing a deep understanding of our clients’ business and their industries, with sectors including tech, fintech and govtech, exploring themes such as AI, cloud and digital transformation.
  • Develop strong content on behalf of clients, including news announcements, articles and media pitches
  • Proactively secure media coverage for clients, researching and coming up with news-worthy stories
  • Liaise with clients, providing sound consultation and to deliver against KPIs
  • Prepare reports and provide essential account support
  • Work regularly with key media and build relationships with top-tier journalists
  • Work closely with accounts teams to develop feature ideas and news angles

What you need to bring

  • Degree level qualification and/or relevant industry experience, alongside existing PR experience (please advise on how long you’re worked in PR)
  • An interest in technology, the benefits it delivers organisations and its potential for the future
  • A passion for writing and an eagerness to learn
  • A hunger for delivering exceptional media coverage and ability to come up with agenda-setting stories to proactively sell-in to target media
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Keen knowledge and use of social media
  • Ability to take initiative and be proactive
  • An enthusiastic, can-do attitude


Life at Metia

Metia is an independent agency where the opportunities to take on more responsibility move as quickly as you can create them. If you relish change, enjoy new challenges and seek to excel at your profession, this is the environment for you.