Solutions4Recruitment

PR Account Manager

Location
England, Hampshire
Salary
Benefits
Posted
25 Oct 2017
Closes
22 Nov 2017
Ref
VR/07860
Marketing Disciplines
Account Management, B2B
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

PR Account Manager

£30K + Benefits

Hampshire: Commutable from Eastleigh, Southampton, Winchester and Fareham

VR/07860

One of the south coast's leading integrated communications agencies are looking for an ambitious PR Account Manager to join their busy and growing team and provide a first-class public relations account management service for their clients.

Role and responsibilities:

  • Line management responsibilities of up to two account executives
  • Client relationship management - to develop long-term successful partnerships with your assigned clients
  • Arrange and attend monthly contact meetings with the client
  • Understand your client's business, needs and objectives.
  • Attend client events and hospitality
  • Digital content marketing
  • Create proposals and opportunities to pitch content marketing to clients and prospective clients
  • Press relations and social media support
  • Know and understand the requirements of key journalists of key client media
  • Have an expert working knowledge of all the key social media platforms
  • Ensure successful take up of releases through sound research and excellent writing
  • Respond to media enquiries promptly and professionally, providing crisis communications when necessary
  • Proof all copy with 100% accuracy
  • Business development
  • Help deliver new business pitches and proposals as required

Skills and experience:

  • An experienced PR professional and have a wide portfolio of client success gained from working in an agency environment
  • A natural communicator and are excited by what's possible.
  • Excellent communications and writing skills
  • Comfortable when presenting to an audience, no matter the size.
  • Results orientated and able to focus on getting the right outcome for your clients.
  • You have an appetite to learn

If you are looking to progress in your career, work on different projects with national clients and exciting people, this is the opportunity for you!

Disclaimer

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