PR Account Manager

The Candidate Ltd
United Kingdom
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
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!