PR Account Manager FTC

3 days left

Greater Manchester, Manchester / Cheshire, Warrington / Cheshire
£28000 - £32000 per annum
01 May 2018
31 May 2018
Nathan Putsey
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Contract Type
Freelance / Contract
We are working very closely with a leading North West Organisation within the Public Sector who are looking to add a PR Manager to their team for a 12-month FTC.

As PR Manager you will be responsible for developing and implementing a PR and media strategy, building their reputation and ensuring effective media coverage. You will also draft or oversee the creation of proactive and reactive media releases and content on social media, forge relationships with journalists and key influencers and manage the response to "crisis" situations.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities -

-Create and execute proactive media campaigns
-Meet journalists and foster good relations with the media
-Write press releases
-Monitor media coverage and prepare regular evaluation reports
-Attend press conferences or interviews with the organisation's spokespeople
-Write for and update the Organisation's social media pages

Essential Experience and Technical Qualifications -

-Previous experience as PR Manager or in similar role(s) required - min 5 years.
- Excellent writing and editing skills coupled with the ability to write compelling copy are a must
-Excellent interpersonal skills are vital for developing relationships with media representatives, handling difficult situations and advising people within the organisation
-The ability to organise and plan PR strategies together with tactics needed to achieve your objectives
-High levels of initiative, self-motivation and time management balancing strategy, delivery and people.

A large part of this role is about establishing in house capability and building the basics around PR.
You will be in essence setting the foundations for in-house PR.

This opportunity is ideal for a hands-on doer, who is a brilliant copywriter and can turn their hand to political and consumer content.

This is a live role with a key client and they are looking to hire ASAP. We are working exclusively with this client so please don't hesitate to apply or send an email directly to - - 0161 359 3789 for a conversation and full details.

Apply for PR Account Manager FTC

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

4000 characters left

Marketing Communications

Haymarket Media Group, the publisher of Campaign, takes your privacy seriously.

Learn more about how we use your information when job seeking.

We will use your information to ensure you receive messages that are relevant to you. 


By applying for a job listed on Campaign Jobs you agree to our Terms and Conditions. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs