PR Account Director - Integrated/Consumer/FMCG

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted
13 Feb 2017
Closes
24 Feb 2017
Ref
BBBH16285
Contact
Jack Field
Sector
Consumer, FMCG
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
THE OPPORTUNITY

* To join an independent full service creative agency with offices in the UK and USA
* Based in the heart of London's West End, the agency has a focus on PR but offer additional specialisms including events, experiential and digital along with having an in-house studio team for content production
* Hosting a roster of globally renowned and disruptor brands across a range of industries including drinks/FMCG, entertainment, retail, fashion and travel
* Utilising all the channels available to communicators in the digital world, this agency prides itself in finding the best route to connect with the relevant demographic and engage with them in a credible way

THE ROLE

* A PR Account Director role
* Working closely with senior strategists to devise and deliver creative campaigns with both a UK and international remit, which have a big impact, utilising multiple channels with specific deliverables
* Managing junior members' time and responsibilities whilst acting as a lead point of contact for client liaison
* Acting as a figurehead for the team, this role needs someone with an excellent attention to detail and fantastic media contacts in digital and print media along with influencers
* Getting heavily involved in creative ideation and new business pitching and overseeing the financial aspects of the team

THE LIKE-MIND

* Either an experienced Senior Account Manager looking to make the step up to Account Director, or an Account Director within a PR/creative agency working on high-profile consumer brands
* An excellent problem solver who is solution driven with the ability to manage multiple campaigns at any given time
* A resilient and hard-working individual who is passionate about their work and has ambitions to progress as a professional as opposed to just moving up to the next level
* Someone who enjoys taking initiative and leading on activities whilst being a real team player who enjoys taking a collaborative approach to management

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