Are you ready to move to a busy and exciting integrated marketing and creative agency, located in the heart of Donnybrook, Dublin 4?

Valda Boardman PR are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Senior Account Executive to join the PR team.

About the company :

Valda Boardman PR, is the PR expertise within the Marketing Network Group. Our clients span all industries, with a particular emphasis on Irish food brands. As an independent full-service agency, our group philosophy of Pure True Integration is across creative, digital and PR, delivering best in class strategic thinking and creative execution to some of the most successful brands in Ireland.

Our experienced team is relentlessly curious and tenacious and has succeeded in developing long term relationships with indigenous Irish businesses, innovative brands and a number of state entities.

At the core of our business is strategic and creative consumer PR campaigns from focussed corporate and business profiling, brand awareness campaign, media and influencer engagement. We also develop high end business and cultural events for inbound overseas clients, requiring agility and resourcefulness to deliver a premium experience.

Job Specifications:

Valda Boardman PR is expanding and looking for a highly motivated and creative communications PR professional, with a proven track record in delivering successful consumer PR campaigns.

A minimum of two years of experience in consumer PR is required. Salary will be commensurate with experience and the account team level of this position.

Required skills & experience:

  • Education: Appropriate/relevant 3rd level degree. Masters specialisation an advantage. Digitally savvy.
  • Curious, tenacious and articulate - strategically minded with strong creative credentials across traditional and new media platforms
  • Organised and a self starter with proven writing and presentation skills, and with the confidence to scope and manage projects with the team and individually.
  • Confident working with the PR team interpreting client expectations into activation plans and proposals, develop media pitch angles and press releases, presentation documents, evaluation reports, etc.
  • Excellent relationship management skills - collaboratively within an agency team, proven external client relationships and well-connected with media and influencers.
  • Commercially minded with a track record in client budgeting.
  • Appropriate/relevant 3rd-level degree. Masters specialisation an advantage. Digitally savvy.

COVID-19 considerations: We have taken all Government advised Covid-19 precautions in the agency and have a flexible hybrid work model.

Please send a detailed CV to:

Valda Boardman, Director, Valda Boardman PR valda.boardman@vbpr.ie