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01 - Why join 8020?

At 8020, we’re committed to being a world-class specialist communications consultancy.

We aim to recruit smart people and give them the training, technology and opportunity to reach their potential. We’re all about growth, so job opportunities arise often. If you want an environment that’s supportive, understands work/life balance and strives for excellence, get in touch.

8020 Communications is an equal opportunities employer.

02 – The benefits

A comprehensive package

Being a member of the 8020 team has many benefits.

  • Competitive salary
  • Auto-enrolment pension
  • Performance-related company bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays
  • An extra day off on your birthday
  • Private medical insurance
  • Company-funded training for professional qualifications
  • Six-monthly career reviews
  • Monthly mentoring scheme
  • Monthly grant towards gym membership or other fitness activity
  • Monthly social activities
  • Summer and Christmas parties
  • Visiting office masseur
  • International business travel opportunities
  • Healthy (and unhealthy) office snacks
  • Decent coffee and herbal teas
  • Friday afternoon open bar
  • Investment in technology to help you succeed
  • Company financial support for journalist and industry networking
  • Positive encouragement at every turn
Account Manager / Senior Account Manager
Location: Hybrid (Guildford office)
Position: Full-time
Posted: 11th March 2022

We have an exciting full-time opportunity for an account manager or senior account manager to join our high-achieving team.

You will need several years’ PR agency experience as a senior account executive or account manager.

Responsible for driving client accounts day-to-day, you’ll help develop strategies and plans, manage their implementation, coordinate the work of team members and ensure programmes are delivered on time and to required quality standards.

We have a sought-after Covid-secure office close to Guildford train station, from where you will work three days a week, with two days a week to be worked from home.

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Account Executive / Senior Account Executive
Location: Hybrid (Guildford office)
Position: Full-time
Posted: 10th March 2022

We have a fantastic opportunity for a talented account executive / senior account executive to join our friendly and hardworking team. We offer external training, on-the-job learning, and opportunities to travel.

You will be working across a range of international clients in a supportive and sociable team. Reporting to an account manager, you’ll be able to hit the ground running in media relations, press release and article writing, and social media.

We have a sought-after Covid-secure office close to Guildford train station and with parking. Once the work from home mandate has ended, the role will be based in Guildford three days a week and the rest of the time from home.

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Account Director – Maternity Cover
Location: Hybrid (Guildford office)
Position: Full-time fixed-term maternity cover contract
Posted: 11th February 2022

We have an exciting full-time, fixed-term maternity leave contract opportunity, initially for 9 months, with the possibility of extension.

You will need several years’ experience of managing communications programmes in an agency environment.

Responsible for leading client accounts, you’ll develop strategies and activities, oversee their execution, maintain quality control over all aspects of the agency’s work, and manage the agency/client relationship. You will also play an active role in new business development and support with the agency’s marketing.

We have a sought-after Covid-secure office close to Guildford train station and with parking. Once the work from home mandate has ended, the role will be based in Guildford three days a week and the rest of the time from home.

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