Junior Account Manager/AM - Financial Services / Consumer Finance

City of London
£29 - 33k
14 Feb 2013
14 Mar 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

Junior/Account Manager – Financial Services
City of London

The Company

This is an award-winning, dynamic corporate and consumer public relations consultancy, specialising in four industry sectors: financial services, property, HR & recruitment, professional & business services. They provide clients with a breadth of support across consumer, B2B and corporate work.

The Role

They are currently seeking an experienced Account Manager to join the personal finance team and to work on corporate/consumer briefs for a diverse range of financial services clients including banks, life and insurance, investment companies, mortgage lenders, trade bodies and intermediaries.  Key responsibilities will include:

  • Implementing campaigns as agreed and contributing to the development of new ones;
  • Drafting various press releases and articles;
  • Media relations with national, regional, trade, consumer, and broadcast media,
  • Developing and implementing integrated social media strategies;
  • The opportunity to learn to undertake research campaigns;
  • Client liaison and team management

Candidate specifications

The ideal Account Manager will have the following:

  • Relevant agency experience, preferably within the financial services sector;
  • Consumer finance experience and the ability to work on brand campaigns as well as corporate campaigns;
  • The ability to think creatively and strategically;
  • Contacts within relevant national, regional, trade, consumer, and broadcast media;
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills,
  • Good writing skills are essential as writing forms a large part of the role
  • A committed work attitude.

This is a wide-ranging and responsible role with excellent development and promotion prospects. Click Apply Now to be considered.