What we are looking for
We are currently looking for an energetic, results-oriented account executive / senior account executive to join our growing Sydney team. This is an exciting opportunity for either a recent business / finance / communications graduate or a communications practitioner with one to two years’ experience who is looking to develop their career and specialise in corporate and financial services PR.
Ideal candidates will have prior experience at a communications consultancy, preferably having worked with corporate, technology or financial services clients. However, we think flexibly, candidates who have worked in-house in external and internal communications, and marketing teams will also be considered, as well as journalists.
This is a varied role where you will support a busy account team. The position will allow the right candidate to gain broad insights into the workings of some of the world’s leading financial organisations. You will work with seasoned communications and marketing professionals to drive media campaigns, policy advocacy and public awareness programs, corporate and spokespeople profiling, product launches and other client events.
- A relevant undergraduate degree, preferably with one to two years’ experience working in a communications consultancy, in-house communications, press office or media environment.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously, perform well under pressure and be a team player.
- A strong interest and / or understanding of finance and / or financial markets.
What we offer
An opportunity to work in an award-winning team providing PR communications and marketing support to a range of high-profile local and global organisations including banks, investment managers, superannuation funds, industry associations and fintechs.
We have been in business for almost two decades, growing rapidly in recent years, buoyed by the expansion of the financial sector as well as our strong reputation for doing high-quality work.
At Honner we offer a collaborative and stimulating work environment with attractive remuneration and benefits. We provide a flexible working environment with a strong focus on work-life balance.