PR Account Manager

Location
Farnham, Surrey
Salary
£32,000 - £35,000 plus benefits
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
VR/2268
Discipline
Marketing
Specialism
Account Management
Sector
B2B, Technology
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

We have an exciting opportunity to work for an award-winning PR consultancy that provides PR and communications services to many of the world’s leading B2B technology companies.  They are currently looking for an Account Manager to join their team.

About the Role:

The Account Manager will manage a team of six-eight specialists, operating as a mini business unit whilst catering for the needs of a diverse range of B2B, technology-focussed clients.  You will be mentored by the team's Account Director with whom you will develop compelling campaigns for existing and potential clients.

As Account Manager, you will take the lead in driving success of campaigns through regular client communication, as well as management of other team members to deliver agreed results. It is expected that the successful Account Manager will rapidly be given the opportunity to participate in a tailored development plan to help facilitate progression into the role of Account Director.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • PR agency experience with proven success in media engagement
  • A strong network of media and influencer contacts
  • Proven ability to create and critique compelling copy
  • Hard-working and committed with superb written and oral communications
  • Motivational managerial style who is responsive under pressure
  • Driven by achieving superb results for your clients

The ideal candidate will be ready to join an established, successful and rewarding agency where you will take on the leadership of your own team, develop your client engagement and consultancy skills and learn how to develop and deliver PR strategy.

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