Account Manager (Culture, Design, Retail sectors)

Recruiter
Liberty Resourcing
Location
London
Salary
£29000 - £33000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As the Account Manager you will work as part of a team with the Account Director and Senior Account Manager to service a portfolio of clients. You will manage a team to proactively work towards strategy and objectives.

You will be responsible for coordinating PR activities, launches, press office and event management.

Role duties:
• Build positive relationships with key media
• Produce press packs
• Effectively draft trade articles and feature pitches
• To proactively sell-in news stories, profiles and features to the media (UK and International)
• To carry out research and help with brainstorming for clients
• Manage all aspects of client contact specifically responsible for day to day contact and counsel
• Ensure sign off on client emails for junior member so of the team
• To ensure that clients are regularly kept updated of activities through contact reports and verbal updates. Set up and attend client
meeting.
• To carry out administrative duties such as filing, maintaining databases (industry contacts and media) and press cuttings on
behalf of clients
• Proactively seek creative and thought-provoking ideas for clients
• Proactively look into constructive new ways of working and refresh out of date practices
• Manage a team and help develop the role of junior members of staff
• To constructively assist with crisis management