Account Manager

Account Manager - B2B 

This is a great opportunity for someone with two or more years PR experience to join a friendly marketing agency working on several of their largest clients. The agency is based in a convenient location with plenty of parking and onsite facilities. They are well established and have clients dating back 10 years.

Being based in a full service marketing agency this position is mainly PR but you will also have the opportunity to work on some marketing clients like Tesco, House of Fraser and Britvic. You'll be handling media relations for some very different clients so previous experience of working on pharma, construction or retail accounts would be an advantage. You'll need to be an excellent copywriter and used to working online. You'll  already be used to dealing with journalists at the regional level as well as major nationals.

Responsibilities

·                Production of press materials

·                Pitching and placing stories across relevant titles

·                Managing all tracking and reporting of these stories

·                Day to day client liaison

·                The position is office based but you will be expected to regularly                  attend meetings, presentations and briefings

·                Ongoing management of support team on the account

Required Experience/Skills

·                Strong writing skills

·                Solid PR experience, plus knowledge of varied sectors

·                Agency experience preferred, but client side considered

·                A confident and outgoing personality with plenty of initiative

·                PC literate (MS Office) with the ability to learn bespoke                              packages / systems quickly

 

This business is growing so there is plenty of room to progress, it’s a great working environment and you can expect excellent training in addition to what is a very solid salary and benefits package.