PR Account Manager

A great opportunity for an aspiring SAE or AM to join a friendly and award winning agency that delivers great work for a range of clients.  

Day to day role

  • Managing a portfolio of clients’ PR accounts - providing advice to clients to aid their PR and wider marketing campaigns
  • Building relationships with existing and new clients as well as key contacts
  • Liaising with clients regarding media campaigns, social activities, creative projects and PR solutions
  • Dealing with the media, speaking to journalists and other influencers 
  • Managing accounts to ensure proposals are being effectively delivered 

Responsibilities

  • The key point of contact with clients and media alike
  • Developing industry, sector and product knowledge 
  • Managing the needs of the client and their accounts
  • Contributing to daily meetings, and liaising / updating clients on activities
  • Keeping abreast of current PR trends and tools
  • Building client relationships and maintaining a network of media contacts including influencers and industry spokespeople
  • Overseeing both traditional PR and social media plans
  • Developing news angles, stories and pitches to further the client’s profile, products and services.
  • Being involved in pitching for new business and developing PR proposals
  • Managing and mentoring junior members of staff

Key skills

  • To be a confident communicator - both presentation, verbal and written skills
  • To be organised and with good interpersonal skills
  • A passion for the media, including social media
  • Willing to get stuck in as part of a team

To apply, email your CV, with a brief covering letter to louis@sourcepr.co.uk, or click the link below.

Expiry Date: 
5/8/19