PR Account Manager

Location
England, Oxfordshire
Salary
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted
19 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Ref
CL039
Marketing Disciplines
B2C, PR and Communications
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

Account Manager - Integrated PR Agency

£25,000 - £35,000

Ideal role for ambitious SAE or established AM to join an exceptional integrated agency who value their highly social team and are growing impressively...

The Agency

Championing creativity, this agency aims above all else to deliver relevant and impactful communications to get their clients message noticed time and time again. They know that it's their staff that make them a success, so anyone considering this position can rest assured if you're right for them, they'll treat you exceptionally well. Working across both B2B and consumer for a range of clients, they offer services across the whole channel mix - social, digital & traditional - the truly integrated way. The agency is going from strength to strength of late, their team has reached an impressive 30 people and they have even opened a second office. They have won several pieces of news business and are now looking for an experienced account executive (preferably with some B2B experience)

The Role

The role is ideal for an experienced Account Manager or an ambitious Senior Account Executive looking to make the step up. You will be responsible for liaising with the press, working to foster meaningful relationships with bloggers and journalists all while maintaining excellent client communications at all time.

As an Account Manager you will need:

  • To consistently demonstrate the highest quality written work.
  • To foster very strong client relationships, based on trust, and consistent performance of great work that they value. Your clients will be leaning on you and asking for your counsel.
  • Be confident enough to deputise for Account Director in internal and client meetings when needed.
  • You can compose detailed costings for campaigns, with all elements considered, factoring agency profitability and cost effectiveness for client
  • To quickly establish a 'little black book' of media contacts and have a reputation for successful pitching, sell-ins and performance

The Opportunity

The agency offers a competitive salary and a wealth of benefits as well as real prospects for advancement to Account Director level and beyond. You'll get to work with a varied and enviable client portfolio and be afforded the opportunity to branch out into multiple sectors should you wish. It's an exciting time to join this growing agency so if you think you have the skills necessary please do get in touch.