PR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE / PR ACCOUNT MANAGER

Recruiter
HighPoint
Location
Farnham
Salary
24000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is currently recruiting a Senior PR Account Executive and a PR Account Manager to join their dynamic and growing organisation! With an excellent reputation for developing their employees by instigating PDP and operating fast track schemes for top performers, our client is a leading agency within their industry.

As the Senior PR Account Exec, you will have at least two years’ PR agency experience with proven success in media and influencer engagement. With the support of the team’s Account Executive you will have total ownership for the completion of media and influencer targets, delivering results for clients through focussing efforts on trade, business, national and broadcast media.

As the PR Account Manager, you will have the ability to deliver results rapidly, provide a creative approach to client programmes, with a finger on the pulse of the client markets to pre-empt opportunities for your clients and to be "the voice" on emerging markets and products. Managing a team of 6 individuals you will take the lead in driving success of campaigns by regular client communication and creation of compelling campaigns.

Essential to this role:

  • Minimum 2 - 3 years+ PR experience (B2B agency) with a focus on media relations and copywriting.
  • Proven experience in the use of Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, HootSuite (or similar) and Alexa (or similar).
  • Experience of managing and developing a team (essential for the PR Account Manager role)
  • Experience of planning and delivering PR campaigns (essential for the PR Account Manager).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Confidence to deal with individuals at all levels.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate strong influencing skills and the ability to establish sound relationships within trade media business and national level. The ability to rapidly deliver results for clients via traditional PR delivery methods will underpin a creative approach and the skill to respond to emerging PR techniques.

Thank you for your application however due to the high volume of candidates applying, if you have not heard back from us within 5 days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.