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Consumer PR Account Manager & Consumer PR Senior Account Executive

Ever wondered what it would be like to promote things you really believe in? If you’re ready to apply your proven consumer engagement skills into positive social change then we have two fantastic roles waiting for the right people. We’re looking for a sparky, creative and commercially minded Account Manager and Senior Account Executive with solid agency pedigrees to join the Forster team.

Forster is the UK’s leading social change PR agency, owned, managed and driven by our employees. We build brands with social purpose. Our award winning portfolio ranges from Girlguiding UK and Age UK to the Jamie Oliver Foundation and KPMG.

For the Account Manager, we are looking for: 

  • At least three years of experience, with the most recent of these working with UK media
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-moving agency environment
  • Proven experience in running PR campaigns to time and budget
  • A nose for news – and creative mindset to generate and respond to it
  • Strong proactive and reactive consumer media skills and active journalist contacts
  • Delivery of measurable results and client value for money
  • Confident written and verbal communications
  • Motivating and inspiring management style

For the Senior Account Executive, we are looking for: 

  • Approximately 18 months – 3 years proven experience in running UK-based PR campaigns
  • A nose for news – and creative mindset to generate and respond to it
  • Strong media relations skills and active journalist contacts
  • Dedication to detail and solid organisational skills
  • Confident written and verbal communications
  • An active interest in social media
  • Commitment to Forster’s mission

In return, we can offer:

  • A wide range of campaigns, all with the aim of generating real positive social change
  • An integrated approach working across channels and in partnership with our Creative team and specialist Network partners
  • A unique and inspiring agency environment close to Borough Market, London Bridge
  • A generous salary and benefits package, on-going commitment to employee development and wellbeing, and an opportunity to become a company shareholder

If you are interested in applying, please send your CV to recruit@forster.co.uk with a covering letter indicating which role you are applying for and highlighting three examples of recent PR projects you’ve worked on that make you proud.

Closing date: 27th November 2013

Consumer PR account manager - c. 34k + benefits

Consumer PR senior account executive - c. 26k + benefits

Check us out at www.forster.co.uk

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