PR Account Manager

Recruiter
The Candidate Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you looking to take the next step in your career? Become a PR Account Manager for a thriving independent agency in Central Manchester!

PR Account Manager - About the role and company
Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and outgoing PR specialist to join their talented team. This is a multi-award winning agency, based in Manchester’s trendy Northern Quarter, with shops and restaurants nearby as well as excellent transport links! With high profile and exciting clients across a wide range of industries, this is the perfect opportunity to further your career as a PR Account Manager!

Key Responsibilities of the PR Account Manager:

  • Develop strong client relationships
  • Quickly develop a good understanding of the client’s business and use this knowledge to help them achieve their PR objectives
  • Facilitate calls/face to face meetings with clients with confidence
  • Build and ensure the delivery of PR strategies across traditional PR, digital PR and Social Media
  • Work towards growing client portfolio
  • Continue to develop a strong knowledge of current market trends and practices
  • Build strong lasting relationships with regional and national press
  • Creating content to an outstanding level

Required skills and attributes of the PR Account Manager

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • A genuine passion for PR
  • Digital PR experience
  • Experience at managing a small team
  • A strong knowledge in a range of media formats
  • Traditional PR experience
  • A strong regional and national press network
  • Social media - Paid social experience would be beneficial

Sound like the job for you? If you would like to know more about this role, apply online now!