PR Account Manager

3 days left

Carousel Consultancy Ltd
London, South East England
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PR Account Manager
International Communications Agency
Central London
up to £35k + Benefits

An exciting position has arisen as an Account Manager at an award winning, international communications agency in Central London.

Joining a team of dynamic communications professionals you will have a hands-on approach and a deep understanding of the media landscape.
You will be responsible for managing the delivery of effective and creative PR solutions, supporting new business submissions and managing client accounts on a day-to-day basis. Your drive, passion and business acumen will ensure you succeed!

The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker and problem solver, commercially aware and decisive and be able to juggle multiple, changing priorities. You will be digitally savvy, professional and dynamic with a desire to continuously learn and improve.

Key responsibilities in this Account Manager role include:

  • Maximise PR opportunities - promoting the range of PR services to clients
  • Interpret and respond to client briefs and develop effective communication strategies
  • Manage multiple projects from conception to completion
  • Contribute to crisis management plans
  • Contribute to new business solutions
  • Create news stories and build media relationships
  • Contribute to planning and delivering high quality events
  • Manage and develop junior staff
  • Develop a personal network of internal and external industry contacts

Key skills and experience required for this role include:

  • Previous experience as an Account Manager in an agency environment (or similar)
  • Experience managing and working on a diverse range of accounts
  • Curious, strategic and analytical mind
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills - both written and verbal
  • Commercially aware with the ability to assimilate information quickly
  • Creative problem solver
  • Professional, focussed, motivated and hard working

This exciting opportunity won't be available for long! If you are interested and feel you fit the bill, we'd love to hear from you. Please submit your CV in Word format (not PDF) ASAP, quoting 'AE - PR Account Manager'

Thank you for reading this job PR Account Manager advertisement. Please only apply for this position if you meet the required skills and experience criteria and your CV is free from errors.

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