Account Executive – UK Public Affairs – Property

Cicero/AMO are looking for an entry level graduate as an Account Executive to join our fast-growing UK Public Affairs team. We are looking for an excellent communicator with an interest in the property sector. Additional experience of local government, planning, housing and consultation would be desirable.

The purpose of the role is to work as a key member of our client account team, assisting with client management, account delivery, research and monitoring the busy the local political landscape to deliver excellent insight and strategic direction to our clients.  

In this role you will develop account management and consultancy skills to maintain positive client relationships, identify issues which impact client activity, and contribute to profitable accounts.

Key responsibilities

  • Coordinating and managing client deliverables daily. 
  • Monitoring the local political environment and media; including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, for relevant clients.
  • Organising meetings and client calls; writing and circulating meeting agendas and taking notes and action points in client calls and meetings. 
  • Observing planning committees and issuing concise reports to clients.
  • Preparing research reports on local politics.
  • Compiling messaging plans for new developments.
  • Drafting letters and newsletters for local stakeholders.
  • Organising public exhibitions and community group events/drop-in sessions.
  • Taking a proactive approach to networking to build new client connections. 
  • Working as part of an account team to assist colleagues in developing pitch proposals and take ownership for production of appropriate sections of the pitch proposal as required.
  • Attending industry events, networking and spotting new business possibilities.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Interest in local government, property and planning and willing to share insights on political communications and property industry trends
  • Client focus with knowledge of the agency and client business model. 
  • Highly competent in all written communications. 
  • Highly competent in communication skills. 
  • Demonstrate ability to research and analyse. 
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Organisation and prioritisation. 
  • Interest in working in a commercially driven consultancy environment.

Cicero/AMO is an inclusive workplace and employer. We are happy to discuss flexible working and provide details of any of our policies and practices.

Please ensure you attach a CV to your application, which should be sent to Parisa Namazi.

Get in Touch

Parisa Namazi

Director of Talent