PR Director / Managing Director

New York
£38521.60 - £46225.79 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
14 Jan 2013
11 Feb 2013
HoD /MD Tech PR DH
David Hanson
Contract Type
Full Time
Looking for an exciting PR Director role in New York?

This is a phenomenal opportunity for a talented PR Director / Head of Division to join a PR Week top 40 Technology PR Agency and take the lead in setting up its office in New York.

This PR agency is one of the most renowned global technology PR consultancies that work with iconic blue chip clients across the enterprise technology sector spanning Telecoms, Mobile, IT Security, Cloud Computing, SAS and SAP.

The Role

The PR Director / Head of Division in the New York office will report into the CEO who is based in London, but will be solely responsible for managing the existing technology PR accounts, developing a strong pipeline of warm new business prospects and converting them into new clients, as well as recruiting talent to build the agency's team.

The successful PR Director / Head of Division will be the figure head of the agency and be responsible for the following:

*Managing the profitability of the agency
*Manage clients' campaigns and budgets
*Recruit, manage and set up appraisal systems for agency account teams
*Be Proactive networking and strong business developer

Ideal Candidate
The Ideal PR Director / Head of Division will have extensive experience in technology PR, ideally in an agency environment.

As PR Director you will have a proven ability to take the lead in bringing on new business and providing senior strategic counsel to technology clients. You will also have a bulging contact book of US based technology trade press and key influencers, and be eager to hold a Directorial role to grow the agency and want to build / nurture a tenacious account team.

If you want the challenge of heading up the New York office of this top international technology PR agency - apply now!

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