PR Account Manager

Recruiter
Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am so excited to be working with this fantastic agency on this PR Account Manager opportunity! This wonderful team based in the West Midlands is looking for a talented PR Account Manager to lead and manage a stunning portfolio of national consumer accounts. Could that person be you?

This superb agency is continuously growing and has fabulous prospects for the future. This opportunity can provide the successful candidate with the chance to contribute significantly to the agency's growth and development whilst simultaneously broadening their own experiences and skills. Within this highly creative, innovative and fast paced working environment the successful candidate will have plenty of opportunity to immerse themselves within the role and make it their own. The agency offers a number of additional perks including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, a competitive pension scheme, dental and health care benefits and an annual parking permit.

Key Responsibilities

* Contributing to the development of campaign strategy
* Managing the implementation of creative, high profile national PR campaigns
* Writing engaging content for press releases and social media content
* Building and maintaining relationships with the media in order to gain successful media coverage
* Developing strong, credible relationships with clients to retain existing, and gain new business
* Leading and mentoring junior members of the team

Key skills

* Experience within a PR agency environment at Account Manager or Senior PR Account Executive level
* An ability to think creatively and write compelling copy for a consumer audience
* Confidence and credibility when pitching to media and clients both current and prospective
* Strong communication and leadership skills along with an ability to build excellent relationships at all levels

This is a wonderful opportunity to join an exceptional agency at this exciting time where they can develop their career within the industry of PR. The role would suit a current PR Account Manager or a Senior PR Account Executive with client management experience ready to take that next step in their PR career.

The agency is based just outside central Birmingham and is commutable from across Warwickshire, Worcestershire and the West Midlands. Due to the location of the agency it is not easily accessible via public transport but is an easy drive from areas such as Birmingham, Redditch, Warwick, Stratford-upon-Avon, Coventry, Worcester, Wolverhampton, Solihull, Kidderminster, Walsall, Sutton Coldfield.

If you think you could be suited to this role or would like to find out more, please send your CV through today!

PR Account Manager, PR Agency, West Midlands, £25000-£32000