Account Manager - PR Agency
Account Manager - Integrated Agency
Bournemouth - £30,000 - £35,000
An award-winning PR agency is expanding their operations into Bournemouth. They are looking to build a team who can help them continue their incredible success and are looking for an experienced PR account handler who can make this happen. If you have experience working in a PR or communications agency and have a real hunger to progress, then this could be the ideal role for you…
Championing creativity, this agency aim above all else to deliver relevant and impactful communications to get their clients message noticed time and time again. Their main base is in Oxford, where their talented 25 strong team of PR people and creatives deliver award winning PR campaigns. They have been so successful, that they are now looking to expand their operations, and have chosen Bournemouth as an ideal location. Working across both B2B and consumer for a wide range of clients, they offer services across the whole channel mix - social, digital & traditional - the truly integrated way.
The agency is looking for an Account Manager with 'fire in their belly' and a will to succeed. The successful applicant will be working directly with a new head of consumer PR for Bournemouth, and would be at the forefront of the agency's expansion plan. While based in Bournemouth, the successful applicant would be expected to visit the team in Oxford from time to time, as the agency are keen that while there is geographical distance, the team unity and togetherness must remain strong. The ideal candidate will:
- Have solid PR agency experience as well as experience working with large brands and in press relations
- Possess a real understanding of how content generation works across traditional and social platforms, with an awareness of the latest creative campaigns that make an impact.
- Need the Ability to establish and maintain strong client relationships and be pro-active with clients about aspects that affect their market.
- Showcase Excellent written and verbal presentation skills as well as analytical skills. You'll need to be comfortable writing news announcements, identifying stories of interest for clients and researching feature opportunities.
This agency value their staff highly and anyone working for them can expect to feel like part of a well looked after family. Among many other benefits, they provide breakfast and lunch, organise regular team building events and progress their employees based on merit not available positions. All the benefits the agency offer, are perks they fully intend to extend to those working from their new Bournemouth office. This is an excellent opportunity for the right person to join a multi award winning agency as they begin to grow rapidly. They offer an excellent benefits package, an unmatched working environment and serious prospects for advancement. If you think you've got what this agency is looking for then they'd love to hear from you…