PR Account Manager

Up to £34,000 per annum + benefits
02 Jul 2013
05 Jul 2013
Account Manager
Full Time
Contract Type

PR Account Manager in Sport and Fitness

We're looking for an outstanding Account Manager to join our team and work on a wide range of great clients from the sport, fitness and active leisure sector.

You'll have a superb track record with at least 4 years in a PR agency or internally in a PR department.

You’ll join our team working for a wide range of great clients from the sports, fitness and active leisure sector.

Ambitious, hardworking and creative, you’ll have strong client handling skills, along with great consumer media contacts and passion for social media.

Experience of the sports and leisure sector would be a big advantage, but is not essential.

Salary: £28k - £34k

Holiday: 25 days plus Bank Holidays

Hours: 9am – 5.30pm. 8.30 – 4pm on Fridays

Additional benefits: free parking & gym subsidy

Based: Maidenhead (direct line from Paddington & Reading)


Agency background

Promote PR is a multi-award winning agency that has specialised in the field of sport, fitness and active leisure for almost 20 years:


The team of 10 represent many of the leading brands in sport and fitness including: Alliance Leisure, Ascot Racecourse, British Rowing, DC Leisure, Dame Kelly Homes Legacy Trust, England Hockey, Firefly, Freemove, Hot Bikram Yoga, Less Bounce, Loughborough University, RLSS UK, Rounders England, SIBEC, Sweatshop’s Reading Half Marathon and Nottingham Half Marathon, Swimtag, The Gym Group, TRX Suspension Training, Water Babies, Westway Sports Centre and the Women’s Sport Trust.

We deliver a broad range of services for clients including consumer, trade and regional media relations; product and venue launches; social media strategy, training and support; event management; copywriting and internal communications; sponsorship activation and issues management.

Reporting structure

You will report to an Account Director.

Key skills required

- Media relations (consumer media a priority)

- Client handling and planning

- Creativity

- Social media (ideally)

- People management


Progression opportunity

There are many opportunities for development and career progression at Promote. Progress will be based on performance, skills demonstrated, experience and knowledge.


Please send your CV and a covering letter to