My client is a Wirral based B2B/Corporate PR Agency who is looking to expand their senior management team with the appointment of a senior PR manager/director.
They are looking for a PR Senior Account Manager/Director to join their small team who can work with them grow and develop the agency, bringing in business, grow the team and assist with existing clients – they work in marine, engineering, tech and construction – as a small agency they are looking for someone with the right personality fit – someone who is committed, down to earth, client facing, hard-working, strategic, has integrity and who wants to be part of the development of their agency.
Candidates should have experience of PR at a high level, managing staff and a collection of clients. Ideally the candidate will also have a sharp news sense honed writing for newspapers and have an NCTJ qualification (the team are ex journalists (NCTJ trained) and have a newsy style of writing, so exceptional writing skills is essential). Media management and crisis management experience is desirable. The core job will be to help manage their retained clients helping deliver energetic, creative campaigns building strong trusted relations with our clients.
They are further looking for someone who has business development experience to help them win business. The agency is growing in niche areas including the international maritime industry, India and Oman. The candidate will need to be comfortable networking with high level decision making people in the UK and overseas being a ‘brand ambassador’ for the agency.
In return they can offer a generous benefits package and an exciting role in the heart of a growing business with a collection of world class clients. For more information please contact Helen Salt on Helen@blackcherryrecruitment.co.uk or 0161 2287239