Account Manager, PR Agency

Recruiter
Forward Role
Location
Manchester
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
10 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PR Account Manager

Manchester City Centre £25k - £30k

PR Agency

Forward Role are excited to be working again with a long standing client, a boutique PR agency in Manchester city centre who are looking for a PR Account Manager. For someone looking to progress their PR career within an agency that is growing rapidly it's an opportunity not to be missed.

With an experienced management team who recognise the importance of training and development, this agency have grown consistently in the last couple of years. Their client base comprises of a range of national and local businesses, across both B2C and B2B sectors and they have built an impressive reputation based on the quality of service they deliver. This role has been created due to two new client wins with the PR Account Manager taking responsibility for these and an additional couple of clients. If this isn't impressive enough they have won stacks of awards.

Duties will include:

  • Building relationships with clients to fully understand their business needs.
  • Devising effective PR strategies that utilise both traditional media and digital channels.
  • Building relationships with key media contacts
  • Writing press releases, feature copy, social media and online content. Additionally proof reading the work of junior members of staff
  • Social media analysis
  • Assisting with pitches for new business
  • Managing junior members of staff
  • Be creative - come up with great campaign ideas to support the standard press office activity


The agency have built a fantastic work culture - it's friendly and welcoming and there's a very active social scene. Additionally they invest significantly in training and development to enable their people to progress and grow with them.

They are looking for someone who first and foremost will contribute to the work environment. Someone with a sense of humour and an outgoing persona who works well as part of a team. Previous experience within a PR agency is preferred but client side PR candidates will be considered.
This is ideal for a PR Account Manager or a PR Senior Account Executive looking for the next step in their career.

PR Account Manager, Manchester City Centre, £25 - 30K, PR Agency

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