Account Manager – Corporate / Transport

London (Central), London (Greater)
£25k - £38k
28 Aug 2014
28 Sep 2014
IES884623
Account Manager
Full Time
Permanent

Our client is on of the UK’s leading communications agencies, specialising in the Public Affairs sector. They are currently seeking a driven Account Manager to work across a number of corporate and transport accounts. The role’s principle focus will be on engaging with a broad range of audiences, including key influential political figures, politicians and national media outlets.

As Account Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and implementing integrated media campaigns within the Public Affairs sector across our client’s corporate and transport accounts
  • Building and maintaining strong new and existing relationships with key journalists, stakeholders and  clients
  • Identifying and supporting new business and campaign opportunities
  • Meeting regularly with lobbyists, drafting policy proposals
  • Drafting and writing copy for press releases, news features and in-house publications

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of developing integrated media campaigns within the Public Affairs, Corporate and Transport sectors
  • Excellent media and stakeholder relations experience, with an existing network of contacts
  • Strong client management skills
  • A thorough understanding of, and keen interest in, the Public Affairs sector, with experience of drafting policy proposals

This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate seeking to take their career in Public Affairs and communications to the next level. If you feel you are the ideal candidate, please send your CV to Imogen@jflrecruit.com.