Freelance Senior Account Manager - B2B

Location
London
Salary
£210 per day
Posted
16 May 2013
Closes
20 Dec 2013
Ref
VC373
Contact
Gemma Broadhurst
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

One of London's leading West End agencies, urgently requires a freelance Account Manager/Senior Account Manager for 3 months to work with one of their biggest clients, in-house, on a number of B2B projects alongside the agency’s fast paced corporate team.  This role will appeal to an entrepreneurial minded go-getter who is used to working in a fast paced environment with multiple B2B client contacts.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute creative ideas for securing widespread Business media coverage
  • Assist with PR planning
  • Conduct media relations with trade publications
  • Writing and editing press releases, pitches and other communications materials
  • Assist with PR reporting and monitor company and competitor news coverage
  • Work cross-departmentally to support overall PR activities
  • Draft editorial articles on industry trends
  • Help draft media briefing materials for executive spokespeople

Requirements

  • 5+ years of B2B PR experience
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of using Social Media, particularly Twitter, in a business capacity
  • Strong writing skills essential
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction while also functioning and contributing as part of a team
  • Extraordinary attention to detail and ability to juggle multiple responsibilities and shifting priorities
  • Creative thinker able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • BA/BS, preferably in communications, journalism or marketing-related discipline
  • Ability to meet and exceed deadlines
  • Familiarity with Radian6 is a plus