PR Account Manager
Calling all PR Account Managers! If you fancy working on a collection of juicy consumer accounts, then this could be the role for you!
So far this year this well-established fully integrated agency has enjoyed many successes, and are delighted to have taken on an impressive portfolio of new clients. Due to their continued success, they have already developed the PR team, hiring a number of Account Executives, but now have an immediate requirement for an agency experienced PR Account Manager to join the talented PR team of over 10, and an agency of almost 40 employees! Your role within the agency will be a busy one when you're not drawing up PR plans and leading client meetings, you'll be creating engaging content for a variety of mediums including press releases and proposals, liaising with the media, and building strong relationships. As a manager, you will also be encouraging and supporting a group of junior staff, leading by example, and offering friendly advice when needed.
What we're looking for
As mentioned you'll need to have experience which has been gained in a PR agency, and must be full of enthusiasm when working on consumer accounts - always on the hunt for a new story, and coming up with ideas on how to make the most out of PR opportunities. You'll need to be able to create amazing and engaging copy at the drop of a hat, from in-depth business proposals to snappy and informative tweets, and obviously, your grammar skills will also need to be second to none! It's also essential that you know how to build lasting relationships, address a variety of stakeholders, understand client objectives, and are able to prioritise workloads and adhere to client budgets. There is also an aspect of digital PR with this role, so you must be social media savvy and keen to keep up to date with new trends, blogger / influencer outreach experience would also go down a storm!
What's on offer?
The salary for this role is between £28,000 and £32,000, but they are open to consideration depending on your level of experience. Genuinely, this a great opportunity to join a fab agency who like to take care of their team, whether it's going to the cinema as a group, popping out for a drink after hours, or offering you the support you need in order for you to be successful in the role! You'll also be handed a shiny Mac and iPhone once you start!