PR Account Manager - Food&Drink

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted
18 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Ref
CL054
Marketing Disciplines
Account Management, B2C, PR and Communications
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
Account Manager

Account Manager - Food and Drink PR

London £25,000-£35,000

If you're an experienced Account Manager (or an SAE looking to make the jump) and you have experience in Food and/or Drink PR, this PR week top 150 agency could be for you…

The Agency

With countless awards to their name and a regular place on PR week's top 150 list, this agency are widely regarded as one of the best in the business - certainly when it comes to Food and Drink PR. Offering traditional PR, Digital content and social media services to an impressive client list of household names, the agency is growing impressively. Working from Vibrant offices in a bustling central London location, their talented team of 30 are an energetic and welcoming bunch who make the agency a truly enjoyable place to work. The agency is growing steadily and due to an increase in business from existing accounts they now have need of an Account Manager or Junior Account Manager to join the team…

The Role

As an Account Manager, you'll be tasked with working on existing medium and large accounts, many of which are iconic global food and drink brands. You'll also be required to manage and mentor junior team members while fostering strong client relationships. The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a good level of experience working in an agency environment with Food and Drink or Health and Wellbeing Brands.
  • Have a proven track record of managing a team and most importantly helping that team develop.
  • Be a confident and articulate soul, able to establish and cement long lasting and highly productive relationships with both clients and media contacts.
  • Possess experience pitching ideas to potential and existing clients.

The Opportunity

This agency is widely regarded as being one of the best at what they do and they'll offer any successful candidate the chance to work with some truly enviable and valuable clients. The agency is keenly interested in the development, training, progression and retention of its staff and as such will offer excellent prospects for advancement to SAM and AD level. The team are a relaxed bunch who enjoy their work, and the agency is in an attractive part of central London with plenty to do on lunch or after work. All in all, the opportunity here is great one. If you think you have the experience this agency is looking for we'd love to hear from you…