Network Marketing

PR Account Executive

Location
Manchester
Salary
£18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
02 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Jan 2018
Ref
D12002185
Contact
Andrew Royston
Marketing Disciplines
PR and Communications
Industry Sector
Agency, PR Agency
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
We have a rare opportunity for a PR account executive to join one of the top 10 PR agencies based in the north west! Our client is a well-known agency that work with a host of big name clients on national projects!

If you have recently graduated from university and would like to start a career in PR then there is no place better

Or maybe you already have some agency experience and fancy making that change to work on bigger projects with a well-established and experienced PR team

If so then please apply below!

Job Description:

Here is what to expect in your day to day role

• Liaise regularly with clients and the media, often via telephone and email
• Build strong relationships and networks with colleagues, clients and the media
• Monitor the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs, for opportunities for clients
• Work as part of an account team to develop client proposals and implement the PR activity
• Prepare regular client reports and attend client meetings
• Research, write and distribute press releases to targeted media
• Promote news stories and features to the media, known as 'selling in'
• Collate, analyse and evaluate media coverage
• Manage events, including press conferences and promotional events


What We're Looking For:

The ideal candidate will be a real go getter and will have graduated from university with a PR degree or similar

• interpersonal skills, good presentation skills and confidence
• Degree educated in PR or similar subject with a minimum grade of 2:1
• excellent written communication skills
• flexibility, determination, enthusiasm and the ability to cope well under pressure
• good teamwork and negotiation skills
• the ability to think strategically and good analytical skills
• business awareness and a good knowledge of current affairs
• excellent organisational skills, with the ability to work on more than one project at a time
• creativity and imagination
• initiative.



To Apply:

If you think this role would suit you, please apply via the link below, or call Andrew Royston on 0161 804 0160 for a confidential discussion about the position.

We respond to all CVs so you will hear back from us within the next couple of days.

About Us:

Network Marketing specialises in Marketing, Digital and Creative recruitment across the UK with offices in Leeds, London and Manchester.

Network Marketing is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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