ACCOUNT MANAGER (PR)

Recruiter
HighPoint
Location
Farnham, Surrey
Salary
£28000 - £35000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reporting to an Account Director and working in a PR team of 6/8 delivering a diverse range of campaigns using traditional and digital tools.

PR Account Manager role is a challenging and varied position which will provide an individual, who has 3 years public relations experience in an agency environment, the opportunity to mentor both senior account executives and junior account executives.

Key to the PR Account Manager role is:
• The ability to deliver results rapidly
• Provide a creative approach to client programmes, with a finger on the pulse of the client markets to pre-empt opportunities for your clients
• Be “the voice” on emerging markets and products.

The PR Account Manager will require an in-depth understanding of the role social media plays in delivering tangible results is essential with active day-to-day use of social media channels such as Twitter and LinkedIn.
• 3 years PR agency experience
• Proven success in media engagement with strong network of media
• Proven ability to create and critique compelling copy
• Proven experience in the use of Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, HootSuite (or similar) and Alexa (or similar)
• Experience of managing and developing a team
• Experience of planning and delivering PR campaigns.

Ideal for candidate seeking a position on the Surrey/Hampshire/Berkshire borders within easy reach of the A3/M3.

Thank you for your application however due to the high volume of candidates applying, if you have not heard back from us within 5 days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion