Reuben Sinclair

PR Account Director - Consumer Lifestyle PR

England, London, City of London
£40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits inc subsidised gym!
26 Oct 2017
23 Nov 2017
Marketing Disciplines
B2C, Media Relations, PR and Communications
Industry Sector
Agency, PR Agency
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

PR Account Director - Consumer Lifestyle PR
Location: Central London
Salary:Up To £45K plus bonus

About The Consumer Lifestyle PR Agency

This is a consumer and lifestyle PR agency located in luxurious, unique warehouse style offices in Central London. As a collaborative team, they pride themselves on their creativity and determination to generate original and innovative consumer and lifestyle campaigns, tailored to the image and desires of the client.

This agency is an award-winning, Top 10 agency who pride themselves on their cohesive team and ability to create and maintain strong and long standing relationships with clients within the retail and lifestyle sectors. They have some fantastic, long-standing consumer clients within luxury lifestyle, beauty and food and beverage similar to Waitrose, Jack Daniels, Molten Brown, MAC make up, Corona and The National Gallery.

This agency have a broad range of clients across a variety of sectors, including: food and beverage, health and beauty, fitness, retail and luxury lifestyle. They are a fully integrated agency and renowned for their fantastic campaigns.

As a team, they are a very inclusive and supportive team who currently stand at approximately 50 people. The agency is renowned for being a very meritocratic environment, offering monetary rewards for new business wins and extensive opportunity for progression.

About The PR Account Director Role

As an Account Director you will have the exciting opportunity to develop both your technical and client servicing skills in an established, creative and campaign driven environment. The role of Account Director will focus primarily on consumer PR for the lifestyle, beauty and food and beverage markets.

Key Responsibilities for the Account Director

* This role will allow you to be versatile and creative in your approach to your business with clients, encouraging you to play a central role within your team whilst taking full responsibility for your clients and managing those relationships.
* You will manage some of the agency's largest accounts - this will span beauty and lifestyle with a few food and beverage clients too.
* Provide you the opportunity to manage junior operational staff, mentoring and supporting them with their on tasks and responsibilities.
* Liaising with consumer and lifestyle clients, maintaining close relationships and managing and overseeing strategy.
* Creating and upholding strong media contacts in the consumer and lifestyle pages of glossy magazines and national newspapers - predominately within the beauty and fashion pages.
* Partaking and assisting in the organisation of events for your consumer and lifestyle clients surrounding the food and beverage, beauty and luxury sectors.

About the New PR Account Director

Essential Skills and Competencies of the Account Director

* A thorough understanding of consumer PR and a passion and enthusiasm for the beauty, health, food and drink markets.
* The ability to provide reliant and efficient support to junior members of the team.
* Previous experience working in a PR Agency approximately3 years.
* Already established contacts within the lifestyle, fashion and beauty related media.
* Keen eye for enticing and newsworthy content and strong social media skills.

In return from a company the Account Manager will receive…
* Salary circa £45K +
* Early finishing hours on a Friday!
* Free fruit & breakfast
* Monthly socials
* Gym membership/pension.
* New Business bonus scheme

Do not hesitate to contact me to apply for a confidential chat about the Account Director role in more detail, or 0203 826 1209.

Reuben Sinclair are a multi award winning recruitment company including: UK's Best Recruitment Consultant, UK's Best Specialist Recruitment Agency, UK's Best Agency Side Recruiter, One of only 30 UK Hyper Growth companies, UK's Most Innovative Recruitment Company, UK's Most Innovative Recruiter, UK's Best Agency Side Recruiter, UK's Best Agency Side Recruiter

We specialise in delivering recruitment solutions for complete brand engagement: Sales, Marketing, PR & Digital and work with some of the most innovative, entrepreneurial and award winning companies across industry.

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