Account Manager

Recruiter
Brook Street UK
Location
Dorking
Salary
£30000 - £40000/annum Additional Benefits
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Account Manager
My client a boutique PR consultancy is looking for a focused and highly motivated account manager to join their successful team, with 65% growth last year, they are at an exciting time in the agency`s development, and they hope that you will be a part of their future progress.

They are looking for a hard working and dedicated PR professional with a proven track record in corporate and/or financial PR to manage exciting client accounts within the F&B, retail and travel retail industries. The role will focus on corporate communications but will also include working with brands. There is considerable scope for development for an ambitious, enthusiastic candidate looking to become involved with a boutique agency at an exciting time in its development. This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in a diverse range of high-level PR activities.

Your key responsibilities will include:
-Client management - Working with multinational corporates such as SSP, Perrigo and ICLP, as well as brands such as Starbucks, Lindt, Nytol and NiQuitin
-Team management - Managing the day-to-day work of two other members of the team
-Writing all day-to-day written material for clients including press releases, features, statements, opinion pieces, Q&As, speeches, presentations, award entries etc. and taking responsibility for the final version
-Liaising with media on a regular basis
-Building relationships with publications on behalf of clients
-Implementing and contributing to the planning of PR campaigns - in particular creating a strategy for a client looking to target consumer lifestyle media and national publications for the first time - including delivery against KPIs and agreed programmes
-Planning the media relations programme for clients as laid out in the agreed programme of activity

They are offering a salary of £30,000 - £40,000 depending on experience.

They are also able offer flexibility of location (based in Dorking with up to two days a week in Blackfriars, central London) to suit.
There may be the opportunity for international travel.
If this sounds like your ideal next role , apply now attaching a covering letter.
If you require any additional information contact Charlotte Oliver on (Apply online only)