Fantastic new opportunity for Account Executives!

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Chelgate Local as an Account Executive. Do you have what it takes to join our growing team?

Chelgate Local is part of Chelgate Ltd, an independent, international strategic PR agency headquartered in London.

Chelgate Local has been delivering effective community relations programmes to support development and regeneration programmes for almost 30 years and remains at the forefront of the sector. With a team of specialists in community, political and stakeholder engagement we take what can often be complex and contentious issues and work together with developers and communities to reach a positive solution.

The business is growing and we are seeking Account Executives to join the team to deliver client work, handle client accounts, identify issues, and help to develop new business.

Where possible we are looking for applicants with previous agency experience in the property and planning sector, or those who can demonstrate knowledge of planning and politics in the UK. The successful applicants will have:

  • Political experience preferably in the property and planning sector.
  • Excellent inter-personal skills.
  • Good knowledge of the political system and the planning process.
  • A proactive attitude, with the ability to manage your own workload and spot opportunities to add value for clients and the business.
  • Professional curiosity and desire to understand.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, an enjoyable working environment and the chance to progress in your career.

Closing Date: Friday 31 May 2019.

Interview process: There will be a two-stage interview process, starting as applications come through. The successful applicant will start as soon as possible.

Application Details: Please send your CV and a covering letter to Michael Hardware, Director of Property and Planning on If you would like further information please call on 020 7939 7989.

We’ll aim to respond to emails within five working days.