Account Director - Digital PR / Social / Influencer

Recruiter
Speckled Frog
Location
London
Salary
£45-50k + benefits
Posted
09 Jul 2019
Closes
09 Aug 2019
Discipline
Advertising
Specialism
Account Management
Sector
Food & Drink
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Senior Manager
Hours
Full-Time

This award-winning boutique digital marketing agency, with a fun, energetic and close-knit culture, is looking for an experienced Account Director, to come and join its growing team.

The remit of the Account Director will be working across the agency’s client portfolio, specifically on food & entertainment accounts, leading and managing campaigns using PR, social, content and outreach skills to engage journalists, bloggers and influencers, across all digital platforms.

The Account Director will play an integral role in the agency, helping build awareness and engagement for the agency’s clients - mainly via social, content, publicity and influencer activity.

They are looking for a self-motivated Account Director, with strong client handling and project management skills, and a good working knowledge of the world of online PR, influencer and social media.

As the main PR/Influencer person in the agency, this is an exciting opportunity for an Account Director (or Senior Account Manager / aspiring Account Director) looking to make their mark and grow the agency’s offering in these disciplines, with a view to eventually helping to recruit/lead a larger team,

There is lots of senior client exposure in this role, with the Account Director also being part of the senior management team, and reporting directly into the Managing Director (with a junior account handler reporting into them).

The Account Director should have:

  • A minimum of 4-5 years’ background working in an agency role, with experience in digital PR, social media and influencer management
  • An established network of trade and consumer media contacts
  • A good understanding of social media platforms and strategies
  • Experience of planning and running influencer/journalist programmes and events
  • Confidence in defining KPIs and measuring campaign performance
  • Excellent communication skills (spoken and written), as well as good organisational skills, a structured approach to work and a high level of strategic thinking
  • Creativity, openness, flexibility, and enthusiasm
  • An enjoyment of working in small agency with a hands-on team and ‘can-do’ culture
  • A desire to contribute not only to the success of their clients, but also to the wider success of the agency.

This is a permanent role, but freelance/temp-to-perm applicants will also be considered, until the permanent candidate is found.  If this role sounds like a good fit for an Account Director of your calibre, then please don't hesitate, and get in touch and apply today!

We are sorry but we are unable to response to all unsuccessful applications

Apply for Account Director - Digital PR / Social / Influencer

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

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. 

Please be aware that unless you opt in, you will miss out on emails containing the latest job vacancies, career advice and other services from Campaign that could help your career.

Should you cease to require these services in future, you can stop receiving these messages from us via the unsubscribe link on any email received or by contacting us directly. Please see our Full Privacy Notice.


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