My client is an Award Winning PR Agency based in South Manchester who is looking to appoint a consumer PR Senior Account Manager.
A fun, young, dynamic and driven agency which operates at a fast pace, working on some great brands... they offer a supportive as well as sociable working environment and have a great record at developing their staff internally.
Their consumer portfolio includes sports and outdoors, retail, automotive, consumer goods, FMCG.
You will be the strategic lead on a number of the agency's biggest and most important clients and will also work directly with the managing director on the development of a new business strategy.
You will be creative, strategic and a go-getter who is able to turn the most challenging briefs into world beating PR proposals.
The agency mixes traditional and digital PR together and while digital skills are not essential, a prior understanding of social media, Google Analytics and SEO would be beneficial.Responsibilities will include:
- liaising with clients and the media, via telephone and email;
- monitoring the media
- account management
- mentoring & managing junior members of staff
- implementing PR activity
- preparing regular client reports and attending client meetings
- researching, writing and distributing press releases
- promoting news stories and features to the media, known as 'selling in'
- collating, analysing and evaluating media coverage
- coordinating press photography
- undertaking research for new business proposals
- managing social media accounts