PR Account Manager

Recruiter
AF Selection Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
£26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a first class opportunity to work for a growing PR agency based in the heart of Manchester which has carved out a superb reputation for award winning work on consumer based accounts.

The role

This a key appointment where you will be working on an engaging breadth of consumer campaigns which cover a variety of sectors from retail through to FMCG that will add value to your career and personal development. You will lead and work as part of a close-knit team to develop client proposals and implement effective PR strategies. You will also be instrumental in planning and delivering social media campaigns and traditional PR campaigns, so a demonstrable level of experience in this discipline is very important. You will also benefit from working with a very talented team of PR professionals who have won, award, after award over the past few years.

What we're looking for

It goes without saying that you will have finely honed media relations skills combined with a proven record of developing and sustaining first class client relationships. You will also thrive in an environment, which positively encourages innovation and creativity, and most of all be able to add value to a business which is enjoying unprecedented success. To be successful, it is essential that you acquired at least three years' agency experience in a consumer focused PR role. It is also important that you have at least 12 months in an AM role and are quite comfortable mentoring and guiding junior account handlers.

What's on offer

This agency is passionate about what they do and by joining, they will offer you the opportunity to work on some engaging projects, using a variety of PR skills and techniques. Most important, they have a super reputation for staff development and retention, and a working culture which matches the best of them, which will enable you to progress and develop with your career.