PR Account Executive

Recruiter
AF Selection Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
£18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Brief overview

A successful consumer and lifestyle PR agency are currently recruiting for an experienced PR Account executive to join their team in their city centre based office. Working for this agency, you will be exposed to PR, events and celebrity encounters whilst working across an exciting range of consumer, beauty and fashion oriented clients.



The role

Their teams are currently made up of Copywriters, digital engagers and Journalists who combine all of their skills to deliver a 360 service to their wide range of clients. Reporting to the Account Manager this is an opportunity for a confident and decisive team player to enhance their offering, and drive coverage for all of their consumer based clients. You will help to develop business and trade stories across all accounts and will focus and help to mentor more junior team members. You will manage and organise press events, look books, press days and collection presentations and will have to liaise with celebrity agents and will manage client's expectations on a daily basis so it will be a very varied role.



What we're looking for

The ideal candidate will have a strong consumer/ fashion or beauty agency or in-house background with at least 1 years' experience in an Account executive level role. You will need to have genuine interest and experience in a consumer, fashion or beauty based PR role, and be able to handle numerous tasks and hit the ground running. It is a fast paced role so you will need good judgement and be a confident decision maker and a team player. A relevant degree relevant degree is desirable.

What's on offer?

The agency has an excellent reputation within their niche sector. You will get a chance to work with exciting and well-known, global fashion and beauty clients. You will be situated in the heart of Manchester and also be rewarded by a competitive salary and benefits.