Senior Account Manager - Senior Account Director - Luxury/High Street Fashion

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£34-48 depending on level & experience
Posted
10 Oct 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
VP4870
Sector
Consumer
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

This high-profile fashion & beauty PR Agency in a fabulous location in Central London, is now looking for a fashion PR expert at Senior Account Manager/Account Director level, to work across their enviable roster of fashion clients – both luxury and high street. Ahead of their game, all candidates must have a sound knowledge of digital, and a strong understanding of how to use this medium to add value to their clients.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implementation of PR program
  • Building and maintaining high level media relations through appointments and day to day contact with Editors and Assistants
  • Fully integrated media liaison and outreach to execute and meet KPI's across accounts
  • Secure key client editorial, through media sell-ins and ring rounds leading with contemporary and forward thinking ideas
  • Client 'asset' creation and management including sample distribution
  • Creation of seasonal PR and social media calendar aligned with content delivery
  • Event project management and execution of aligned media strategy
  • Ambassador/VIP outreach management and execution of aligned media strategy and management
  • Management and mentoring of junior staff - supervision of Account Executives and Collection Coordinators
  • Budgetary duties and management

The ideal candidate will come with:

  • A minimum of 3 years+ relevant experience
  • Strong press contacts with Editors and Assistants & excellent knowledge of all media
  • Understanding of strategy implementation
  • Experience in event management
  • Very good client relationship building skills
  • Networker and delegator
  • Motivated
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Consistently demonstrates initiative and is conscientious

If you love working within fashion PR and you want to take your career to the next level, then this is, without a doubt, the definitive fashion PR agency to work for.