AF Selection Ltd

PR and Social Account Director

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£40000 - £50000 per annum
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Marketing Disciplines
Industry Sector
Agency, Marketing Agency, PR Agency
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
Account Director

Following several recent high profile client wins, one of the most decorated agencies in the region is seeking a talented individual who has a very solid grounding in social media, PR and wider digital channels.

The role

Working closely with the Head of Digital, and fellow social and content practitioners, you will have the opportunity to help shape the agency's offering and will play a pivotal role in its next phase of growth. Key aspects of the role include: supporting the digital and content offering, driving excellence and innovation in digital communications, creative, technical execution and evaluation, managing a small team & client relationships, supporting the agency's PR teams to develop and implement campaigns, working with the agency's planning and strategy division.

What we're looking for

With a minimum of four to five years agency experience, two of which must be in a managerial role, the ideal candidate will have experience leading a team and delivering campaigns that include: social media management, digital project management, content generation and distribution, influencer profiling and management, social/display ads, SEO, proposal writing and client management. It goes with without saying that you will have superb writing skills, demonstrating the ability and understanding to write for a wide range of copy across online and offline channels for well-known brands in the B2B and B2C sectors.

What's on offer?

A salary of between £40,000 - £50,000 plus the opportunity to join an agency which has a super reputation for staff development and retention which will enable you to progress and develop with your career. The remuneration and benefits package is one of the best in the region which adds to the attraction of this role. We have worked with this agency for a long time and have a very sound insight into the culture so for further information, please contact Simon Pettigrew on 0161 425 7352 for an informal chat or e-mail your details in confidence to