Client relationship executive

We are seeking a client relationship executive to serve as the point of contact for our commercial relationships, ensuring that clients’ needs are met and helping them to maximise the benefits of our partner content programmes.

This will be a full-time, permanent position (following six months’ probation), reporting to our business development manager. The salary offered is €27,000-€30,000pa, depending on the level of experience of the applicant and the level of training required.

All roles at Silicon Republic are fully remote with some in-person obligations. Applicants must be resident and able to work in the Republic of Ireland.

Recruitment will be conducted remotely and may involve multiple interviews.

The deadline for applications is 16 May 2022.

About the job

This is a client-facing role that involves working closely with Silicon Republic’s partners and diligently managing the delivery of content partnerships.

This position will support Silicon Republic’s revenue, editorial and event teams in nurturing and maintaining key client relationships.

This role requires the ability to reconcile the needs of multiple stakeholders to achieve winning results.

Core responsibilities
  • Client liaison, including meetings with partners
  • Ensuring partners’ goals can be achieved by helping and advising them to maximise the benefits of our content programmes
  • Project management of content production and coordination of timelines
  • Monitoring and analysis of commercial content performance to derive insight and devise content strategies
  • Preparation, delivery and presentation of analytics reports
  • Researching industry trends, identifying opportunities and developing ideas in line with content strategy
  • Ensuring brand assets and advertising are up to date
  • Assisting on and coordinating video shoots
  • Front-of-house presence at events
Recommended qualifications and skills
  • Two years’ experience in a marketing, communications, client relationship, content or business development role. (The role is open to recent graduates or applicants with a little experience if you can demonstrate the skills and abilities required)
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to negotiate the needs of multiple stakeholders
  • Attention to detail is a must
  • Understanding of online audiences, including some knowledge of digital marketing, advertising, social media and engagement
  • Track record of meeting deadlines
  • Experience working with analytics tools such as Google Analytics, Google Data Studio and Google Tag Manager
  • Experience using software such as Trello, Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Office suite and Salesforce
  • Self-motivated and capable of both working alone and collaborating remotely
  • Commercial awareness of and an avid interest in the science and technology sectors
Who should apply

This role requires someone capable of keeping tabs on many spinning plates. They need to be well able to manage their time accordingly and work flexibly.

They must have a positive attitude and be committed to meeting the needs of partners in line with our company values. We are looking for a self-starter with a can-do attitude who is willing to learn on the job.

They will also need to be comfortable with remote work and able to communicate effectively while working independently.

How to apply 

If you wish to apply, please send an email to jobs@siliconrepublic.com with the subject line ‘Ref 501 Job Application’. This email should explain why you feel you are suited to the role, and must also include a copy of your CV.

About Silicon Republic

SiliconRepublic.com has gone from being Ireland’s No 1 resource for science and technology news, with countless awards to its name, to one of the leading online publications in Europe with more than half-a-million pageviews each month and growing. Silicon Republic is also the team behind Future Human, an international technology, science and business event. Read more.

Last updated: 27 April 2022