Careers at Eden

 

Eden is a team of public relations professionals based in Nottingham’s vibrant Creative Quarter. We are a team of experts who take pride in everything that we do and put clients first.

Eden is based in the centre of Nottingham, within the historic Lace Market area and close to tram and bus stops and parking options.

Eden has adopted a fluid hybrid working policy. Team members spend a minimum of 60% of the working day based at the Eden office and the other 40% working remotely.

This policy is under constant review and will be adjusted moving forward if and as needed.

 

 

 

 

PR Account Director

Eden Public Relations is looking for a new Consultant to direct and oversee a rewarding portfolio of existing and new clients and to manage and mentor a skilled and enthusiastic junior team. Operating at Account Director level ideally with 5 to 7 years plus agency experience, the ideal candidate will be knowledgeable, passionate, creative, have strong views and strategic skills and must be prepared to become an ambassador for the business within the wider business community.

The Directors at Eden would expect this Consultant to become a vital and valued member of the senior team at the agency and help to drive the business and the team – and be rewarded accordingly.

Main responsibilities

  • Direct account teams and manage workload across multiple client accounts, effectively manage time, prioritising work and using support
  • Take responsibility and be fully accountable for managing projects, as well as overseeing day to day activity
  • Manage client relationships. Be a trusted consultant and key contact for clients and so demonstrate a mature and confident approach
  • Be responsible for understanding the marketing and business strategy for clients and develop communications campaigns (media, digital, social) that deliver to defined objectives and KPIs
  • Develop creative new ideas and strategies for existing clients and identify opportunities to demonstrate new initiatives on behalf of clients
  • Assist with new business opportunities and help drive the new business strategy
  • Maintain rigorous quality and control over work produced and delivery of client work
  • Act as a mentor for junior members of the team, nurturing talent at the agency

Ideal skills & experience

  • Ideally 5-7 years plus experience in an agency environment.
  • Confident and credible when pitching to media and clients both current and prospective.
  • With a strong industry network and contacts with senior journalists and members of the press.
  • Proven track record of successfully implemented PR campaigns for a range of clients.
  • Excellent writing, communication and leadership skills along with an ability to build successful relationships at all levels.
  • Understanding of how digital & social marketing fits within an integrated PR and marketing programme

The package

  • Highly competitive salary with annual bonus plan *
  • 25 days holiday per year, increasing after 1 year of service
  • Plus Extra days holiday at Christmas
  • Plus Birthday offered as an extra holiday day
  • Plus tax free working from home monthly allowance
  • Plus Annual Training allowance
  • Car park contract space (Lace Market Car Park)
  • Team socials – including ‘Thirsty Thursdays’

Eden has adopted a hybrid working model which allows for a fluid mix of office and home working. Laptops are provided for all members of staff.

* subject to terms and conditions

Senior Public Relations Account Executive

Eden is looking for a driven and super sparky Senior Public Relations Account Executive.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the team at a highly reputable independent public relations and marketing communications consultancy, based in Nottingham and serving a portfolio of predominantly B2B with some B2C clients.

Eden takes great pride in the service it provides to all clients and expects all team members to demonstrate enthusiasm, dedication, a real interest in the wider industry and a willingness to learn and develop in their career.

In return, Eden offers a supportive working environment, great training opportunities, a lovely team of co-workers, competitive salary and added benefits including a flexible working programme.

Skills & Experience

  • Graduate with degree in Public Relations, Journalism or Marketing Communications
  • 2 years’ experience in an agency environment
  • Able to think creatively and write compelling copy for all target media audiences
  • Confidence and credibility when pitching to media and clients both current and prospective
  • Eager to contribute creative ideas that will gain excellent results for clients
  • Strong communication and leadership skills along with an ability to build excellent relationships at all levels
  • Excels in a fast-paced working environment with exceptional organisational skills
  • Already building content for and managing multiple social media schedules on behalf of clients, following a given strategy
  • Interest in developing audio and video communications skills
  • Keen to develop a career with Eden and move up to next role within 12 months or sooner

Can work with…

  • Microsoft 365
  • Adobe Suite particularly Premiere Pro and Audition
  • Mailchimp
  • Media Database and Monitoring Platforms
  • Hootsuite

The package

  • Highly competitive salary with annual bonus plan *
  • 25 days holiday per year, increasing after 1 year of service
  • Plus Extra days holiday at Christmas
  • Plus Birthday offered as an extra holiday day
  • Plus tax free working from home monthly allowance
  • Plus Annual Training allowance

* subject to terms and conditions