Account Manager - Brand Strategy, Partnerships & Influencer Projects - Global Travel Icon
Awesome Account Manager required to develop integrated creative brand strategies featuring influencers, partnerships & experiential pop-ups for a huge travel client! Based in central London, this client is an award winning full service agency; recognised as a true global force in consumer PR. It is a go to firm for instantly recognisable top tier clients seeking strategic and highly creative consumer campaigns to maximise their brands. The firm is renowned for always delivering highly engaging and original campaigns; featuring cutting edge social and digital, eye popping must see events and enviable brand partnerships. The team are enjoying a period of sustained growth; achieving numerous high - profile new business wins to add more consumer lifestyle brands to their awesome roster of travel clients. This role will be a great blend of UK activation and multi-market coordination. It will work on their flagship accounts; working as a lead agency and creative hub in the UK and developing strategic brand promotion ideas featuring influencers, strategic partnerships & experiential pop-ups which are then rolled out across EU & EMEA locations. Candidate Responsibilities & Attributes: Support the team to design and create award winning communications campaigns Provide creative solutions for clients, coming up with innovative ideas across platforms and mediums to ensure excellent earned and shared coverage Secure appropriate strategic brand partnerships Engage and maintain excellent relationships with influencers Proactively generate news and feature placements across clients Suggest creative editorial placement ideas across all mediums – print, digital, broadcast, and output – product placement, news, feature, endorsement, partnerships Be the go-to person for clients and maintain daily contact with them ensuring timely delivery of all requests and regular meetings Write engaging and original content Manage and mentor junior staff and interns This role is an exceptional opportunity to join a top tier agency and support its continued success while delivering innovative and strategic travel, consumer lifestyle and consumer tech campaigns. The role will require a real creative streak and the ability generate innovative ideas, secure top strategic partnerships and connect with the hottest influencers. Excellent communication skills and a real passion for the media are essential, particularly the travel sector. Candidates will display a track record of generating coverage – off and online, as well as the confidence to liaise with senior clients and the empathy to effectively manage juniors. In return our client can offer a creative and collaborative atmosphere while supporting your development at all stages. If you feel you have the required skills and the passion to work in a top travel & consumer lifestyle team, please send your CV for immediate consideration. If this role is not quite right for you, but you think a friend would be interested, why not refer their details? We offer £150 in Amazon vouchers when we place a new referral.