Battenhall is a new agency on a mission. We are building something truly exciting and we are looking for the industry’s best communications consultants to join us on our journey. We’re small, we’re new, but we are ranked as the best social media agency in the UK in 2015, winning twice at last year’s PR Week Awards, The Social Media Awards and with The Holmes Report. We’ve been recognised by The Financial Times for our work, and have been named as one of the world’s top 11 companies for our perks. Phew.
We are looking to assemble a team of the industry’s brightest minds in our London HQ. All staff get all the technology you’d ever need to do your job, unlimited holiday allowance, flexi and remote working as standard, and a salary to attract the best in the business. Happy days.
To apply for any of the below openings email us on email@example.com with a brief introduction and include your CV, LinkedIn or school report.
Interns & work experience
Are you looking for your first step into the world of social media? We are looking for switched-on, passionate and driven individuals to join our team for 1-3 month internships. You will be well-paid, you’ll get to work on some cutting-edge client campaigns, and you’ll get awesome experience working in a fast-growing social media agency. Ideally you will be studying or will have recently completed a relevant degree, and you’ll have high standards of written work, attention to detail and creativity. If all goes well, you will be considered for a permanent consultant role here at Battenhall HQ. We look forward to hearing from you!
PR account manager with social experience
We are looking for an exceptional account manager, with at least two years experience in PR and a passion for social media, to join the Battenhall team. The best applicants will be news hounds with a great eye for story, a track record of generating national coverage and a skill for writing enticing copy. We have a roster of clients across the tech, consumer and financial services sectors and previous specific experience in these areas will be very welcome.
The role will involve:
- Project management of accounts, coordinating the agency team to deliver results and beat client expectations
- Working with account directors to develop account strategy and planning
- Training and development of account executives to hone their copywriting and pitching skills
- Day to day communication with clients
- Developing relationships with key media (journalists and influencers) on your accounts, and encouraging your team to do the same
PR consultants with sector experience and a passion for social
After a stack of new client wins in the PR space, we’re looking for PR consultants at all levels. You will ideally have experience in consumer PR, financial services, media or technology sectors. What matters most is you know your way around the block, PR-wise, but that you have a massive passion for all things digital and social, and you’re looking for an environment in which to innovate and work on some amazing brands. Executive, manager and director levels are all up for grabs.
This role would also suit a journalist looking to move into PR and social media consultancy, so get in touch if you’re in consumer or financial journalism too. There’s looads of ex journalists here at Battenhall Towers.
Social media consultants (from grad to 1-5 years experience, language skills a plus!)
Battenhall lives and breathes social media, but our work is applied to PR, research & insights, content marketing and community management too. We’re hiring client facing consultants with experience in these fields. Ideally you will be an executive or manager level consultant in an agency, looking for your next step up the ladder.
We’re looking for new joiners who have a bit of experience in the game, but your background in terms of the industry and client experience can come from anywhere – our client roster is diverse, so we look for diversity in new candidate experience too.
You will be involved in client handling, digital and social media content creation and analytics, influencer work, multimedia from web build to animation and video, and clients spanning all sectors. Above all else you will have a passion for social and a desire to be part of winning team. Boom.
There are a few prerequisites for people applying for any position. Please have a read of what we think the future agency looks like in our article over on The Huffington Post. It’s all about having a deep passion and particular specialism in social media. Level of experience doesn’t matter. Level of passion and enthusiasm absolutely does!