PR Account Director

Recruiter
OA - Executive
Location
City of London, London
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PR Account Director

£38,000-£47,000

My client, a PR specialist covering 360 degree social, events, marketing and PR, are seeking a PR Account Director to take over the reigns of the key accounts and management of the PR team as the founder moves over to wider business strategy.

Responsibilities

  • Managing a diverse and stimulating range of client relationships - delivering intelligent informed counsel and (award-winning) communications solutions
  • Seamlessly including added value digital integration within the agency's wider PR services
  • Digital marketing and social media campaigns that run across all key social platforms and communities
  • Strategically planning and managing both UK and global PR activity and events for a portfolio of clients
  • Being the main point of contact for your clients - managing issues, opportunities, budgets and organic growth of their business
  • Presenting and pitching for new business
  • Maintaining a high awareness of issues and trends, as well as emergers in client markets.

Requirements

  • Excellent client handling skills
  • Well-developed strategic, planning and creative PR skills, including proposal writing
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Strong media contacts and media relations skills
  • Management ability to lead, inspire and develop a team
  • Good existing knowledge of content, social and digital and a desire to learn more
  • Commercial awareness with the ability to create budgets and monitor client profitability
  • Ability to play a key role in developing and presenting new business pitches - with a proven ability to sell an idea and a 'hunter' mentality for new business
  • Good overall IT skills and proficiency in Word, Excel, PPT

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