PR Account Manager - Professional Services Team of Top Agency

Recruiter
May & Stephens
Location
London, South East England
Salary
32000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for bright PR Account Manager with a passion for Professional Services sector to join a top integrated PR agency in London. The PR Account Manger will have strong writing and media relations skills who wants to take their career to the next level at a top integrated PR agency within its professional services and corporate team.

This award-winning consultancy has multiple divisions and this a fantastic opportunity for a PR Account Manager to stretch their creative and strategic communications skills within the Professional Services team. The agency delivers innovative corporate campaigns for its clients, which span banking, financial services, retail, property and FMCG. All of their big brand name clients have an interesting corporate narrative and growth story to tell.

The successful candidate will be a tenacious PR Account Manager, ideally with an agency background and have worked on professional services (legal, accountancy, management consultancy, recruitment, property) clients or financial services clients.

As PR Account Manager, the candidate will have the opportunity to work with a diverse range of prestigious clients delivering corporate communications programmes, reputation management and crisis communications.

The PR Account Manager will need a passion for financial and professional services sector and ability to network in order to build press contacts in the city, financial, national and trade media.

Key skills & experience:
*Exceptionally creative with excellent writing skills
*Tenacious media relations skills and strong press contacts across nationals, business editors and key trade press across the financial and professional services sectors
*Strong team and client management ability
*Confident communicator who can provide strategic counsel to clients
*Excellent campaign development and implementation ability
*Outstanding presentation skills and willingness to be active in new business development
*Passion for and awareness of current affairs and how politics can impact on client business
*Proven ability to seize opportunities for clients to hijack the news agenda to raise their profile as thought leaders in the media
*Good numeracy and analytical skills to identify news worthy trends and hooks within data

The agency provides generous salary package, excellent training, development and career progression opportunities.

May & Stephens acts as an "employment agency" in relation to this vacancy.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES
May and Stephens Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of sex, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, having responsibility for dependents, age, religion/beliefs, or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified

May & Stephens acts as an "employment agency" in relation to this vacancy

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

May & Stephens Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of sex, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, or disability.