PR Account Manager

Location
Suffolk
Salary
Competitive + Bonus + 6% pension contribution
Posted
20 Mar 2017
Closes
20 Apr 2017
Function
Account Manager
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

About The Agency 
An award winning PR & marketing agency, Pier has a reputation for offering a fantastic place to work and great opportunities to further your career.

Pier boasts a portfolio full to the brim with amazing clients and brand names including Homepride Flour, Scottishpower Renewables, Spirit Yachts and the East of England Co-op. The agency has become renowned for bringing a level of energy and creativity to each and every project and is now looking for a dynamic individual to join its successful team and help build on the agency’s success.

The team provides a great mix of professionalism and passion, focus and fun, and together has a raft of experience in PR, marketing and digital media.

The agency delivers honest PR consultancy, outstanding media relations, integrated marketing, copy writing and a unique take on social media outreach.

About the PR Account Manager role

Pier has an exciting opening for a PR Account Manager to join the team. Based in Suffolk, the agency offers a fun, creative and innovative environment where you will be working alongside a team of enthusiastic PR and marketing professionals.

The responsibilities of the Account Manager include:

  • Plan and implement cohesive PR campaigns
  • Writing strong copy for press releases, features and other documents
  • Work to raise the media profile of clients whilst increasing their brand reputation
  • Managing social media channels and create hard-working social media content
  • Play a supporting role in new business

The new Account Manager will need to have previously worked within PR and will have:

  • Minimum of two year’s PR experience
  • Experience working with social media
  • Great attention to detail
  • Strong media relations skills and ability to sell in
  • An interest in integrated marketing

In return Pier will offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Profit related bonus scheme
  • 6% pension contribution
  • Annual training budget
  • Bags of room to grow and build a strong career

Please contact Kate Bowden Smith to apply or for a confidential chat about the PR Account Manager role email: Kate@pier-marketing.com or call: 07808 901387.