AF Selection Ltd

PR Account Manager

Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
£28000 - £30000 per annum
02 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
Industry Sector
Agency, PR Agency
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

Since their inception a few years back, this particular agency has been on an upward trajectory, they now work with national brands within the retail, food, drinks, leisure and lifestyle sectors, and pride themselves on operating on a national basis, but providing expertise at a local level. They produce highly innovative campaigns and their commitment to client satisfaction is why these iconic names keep coming back to them.

The role

In this role, you will be working with national retail and drinks based clients where you will be tasked with creating engaging campaigns, one day you'll be working on experiential campaigns, and the next you'll be tasked with creating eye-catching content. You'll work harmoniously to bring these brands to life, using a blend of traditional, social and digital comms to reach the people that matter. You will also be part of an award-winning consumer team which has produced some brilliant work to date, generating coverage across all channels.

On a day to day basis, you'll assist the team on the development of consumer-focused media, outreach, and sell-in campaigns, and will ensure all team members are fully briefed on projects and matters such as key messages, branding, media requirements or finely honed creative work. You will also be involved in planning and implementing social media strategy to increase visibility and engagement, and will oversee the delivery of all media and press relations assets, both digital and traditional. You will also maintain strong media contacts with national UK press as well as garner a deeper understanding of a wider range of media; print, magazines, influencers, newspapers, broadcasters, etc.

What we're looking for

You'll need proven agency experience as well as exposure to working on integrated big brand consumer communications as well as strong client-facing ability, and will need to be at ease presenting new ideas to clients. It's also very important that you have proven experience of harnessing relationships with a range of broadcast, digital and print media.

What's on offer?
They provide a creative and innovative working environment, which is backed by many accolades so can offer real and tangible career progression and development. You'll enjoy somewhere that retains an independent creative spirit and offers the chance to work with household names that will give your CV a serious glow. More than anything, it's a chance to work on national brands alongside people that are highly skilled which will add serious value to your career. Salary is up to £30,000 plus a range of benefits. For better insight, please call Simon on 0161 425 7352 or pop over your CV.

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