PR Account Manager
An outstanding opportunity now exists for an accomplished PR Account Manager.
As PR Account Manager you will pick up an established portfolio of accounts, demonstrate sophisticated client handling skills and good strategic thinking as well as a proven ability to win new business.
As an accomplished PR Account Manager you will have strong people management skills to help drive and obtain the best from the team of capable and ambitious account executives that will be supporting you.
As a PR Account Manager you will deliver exciting, thought-leadership driven campaigns for a diverse portfolio of clients across B2B technology and financial services. It’s not necessary to have experience in the financial services industry, but successful candidates will have a healthy interest in the sector.
The issues that the team covers are broad, ranging from the sovereign debt crisis and Eurozone stability through to the impact of new payment apps and the ability of tech players to disrupt the payments space.
You will be joining a growing, successful team where individual ambition combined with a strong sense of team spirit is essential.
This agency have ambitious plans and this is an exciting place to be!
Key attributes include:
- Great client management skills
- Nurturing and inspiring people management
- Strategic thinking
- Strong writing skills
- Proven media relation skills and a great network of media contacts
- Experience in delivering social media campaigns
- Ability to effectively manage client budgets and team resource
- Strong new business experience
- Team player
Our client offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits, an industry-leading training and development programme and a real opportunity to push your career forwards in a challenging but supportive environment. Best of all, you will be working on exciting brands with a fantastic team of PR professionals.
Client profile – an award-winning top 40 PR agency with an international footprint - is looking for a senior PR consultant with solid agency experience to drive a portfolio of technology and financial services clients in the B2B and B2C space. The right candidate will join anywhere between account manager and senior account director level, depending on experience.