PR Account Manager

marco/richards is a well-established consumer PR agency based in the leafy surrounds of Worsley.  We're a dynamic team of experienced former national newspaper journalists and boast a growing portfolio of clients across the UK and beyond.

We’re a friendly bunch and hold high standards for gaining media coverage and exposure for a broad range of exciting medical, motoring and lifestyle clients. Following a series of account wins, we're looking for an experienced account manager to join our team.

The job requires excellent verbal and written skills, plus top-notch media relations skills. Efficient time management and calmness under pressure also go with the territory as do the ability to work individally or as part of a team. *Experience in journalism is an advantage but not a necessity*

Responsibilities

  • Leading major accounts – liaising with client contacts to determine campaign planning and outreach
  • Media relations activity – including crisis comms Using skills and experience to create headline-grabbing content
  • Analysis and reports to ensure clients are kept in the loop at all times
  • Seeking out new opportunities for the agency to pursue Attending weekly and monthly client meetings (both virtually and in-person)
  • Collaborative work with colleagues and freelancers to ensure all targets are met

Benefits include

  • Generous holiday entitlement  
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private medical cover
  • Company social events
  • Dynamic working environment with potential to develop skills and undertake further training
  • Working alongside talented and experienced media professionals
  • Great office in peaceful, canalside location boasting great transport links

To apply, please send a copy of your CV with a covering note to dave@marcorichards.co.uk

NO AGENCIES

Expiry Date: 
24-Sep-21