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PR Account Executive

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Recruiter
AF Selection
Posted
04 December 2012
Closes
04 January 2013
Ref
25569
Location
Manchester
Hours
Contract Type
Salary
£16/17,000

Further information

This is an opportunity to work for a growing and successful consumer focused PR and marketing agency based on the outskirts of Manchester.  They are a well established agency and the client base is predominantly leisure and travel related on a UK and European basis .  

You will be joining an established team in a key role where you will liaise regularly with the media on a local and national basis as well as maintaining strong working relationships with your clients.    You will be visiting clients on a regular basis which makes the role more interesting and varied.  

A key component of the role will involve drafting press releases, advertorials, media liaison and the organisation of events and press visits. You will have a very sound grounding in consumer or related PR coupled with effective time management skills and an ability to prioritise your workload to meet deadlines.  The agency is committed to the development of their staff therefore the chosen applicant can look forward to a long term career within this progressive agency.

It is very important that you have acquired around 12 month's PR related experience with a strong bias towards the leisure, travel or consumer sectors.  It is also vital that you have gained experience of handling prestigious events & writing press releases/editorial for various forms of media, as well organising press trips for journalists. 

We have a very good insight into the culture of this agency so should you wish to have an informal discussion, please contact Simon Pettigrew on 0161 425 7352 or e-mail consult@afselection.co.uk.

AF Selection

Established in 1988 we are a specialist recruitment agency who assist candidates in finding jobs in PR & communications. We recruit for communications & marketing departments in all industry sectors as well as PR, Marketing and Communications agencies.