AF Selection Ltd

PR Account Executive

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£18000 - £20000 per annum
17 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Marketing Disciplines
Marketing, PR and Communications
Industry Sector
Agency, PR Agency
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

Brief overview

A highly successful and award-winning PR consultancy in Manchester, is looking for an experienced and talented consumer focused PR Account Executive to enhance their award-winning team.

The role

This highly successful agency works with a number of iconic brands across numerous from leisure and retail to food and drink. You will be assisting your Account Manager with day-to-day client management, and your duties will be many and varied, but will include: Generation of pro-active and reactive news stories, demonstrating a good commercial knowledge of relevant media and client industries; developing excellent client relationships; taking accurate briefs from clients and developing plans; writing press releases, features, and various kinds of copy; assisting at press conferences; and running the day-to-day social media for clients across relative platforms.

What we're looking for

As an individual, you should have gained at least 12 months' experience within a PR agency or similar consumer environment, and should have exceptional communication and organisational skills. You will be able to meet deadlines and objectives, manage your time successfully, work well both independently and within a team, and establish excellent personal relationships with your colleagues. Confidence, ability, and a positive outlook are also required!

What's on offer

This agency possesses one of the best reputations for providing talented PR practitioners to progress within an innovative and fast paced environment - they offer numerous training and development opportunities and most of their senior staff, started in roles such as this. The remuneration and benefits package is one of the best in the region which adds to the attraction of this role. We have a very sound insight into the culture of this agency so for further information, please contact Simon or Samantha on 0161 425 7352 for an informal chat or e-mail your details to the link below.