PR Account Manger, Health, Beauty, £30-35k

North London
£30000 - £35000 per annum
07 Oct 2013
04 Nov 2013
Samantha Thomas
Account Manager
Full Time
Contract Type
My client is an exciting boutique Health, Beauty, Fitness and Sports PR agency in the leafy suburbs of North London. The agency is responsible for the PR of some of the Health & Fitness industries best known products and health clubs. Some of their clients include; a chain of luxury heath clubs and treatment centre`s in Central London, a proven non surgical body shaping treatment, a leading retail outlet committed to stocking the best running shoes, the chief provider of vibration training equipment and a well-known national woman-only gym.

This fast paced agency is now seeking an experienced consumer PR Account Manager or Senior Account Manager with a passion for health, wellness, fitness, and lifestyle brands. This role is for an established AM who will manage their busy consumer PR division and lead the PR outreach across consumer titles.

The ideal candidate will currently be an Account Manager working on consumer health, wellness, fitness and lifestyle accounts, will be from an agency environment and will bring great media contacts, enthusiasm and new ideas to this role. You will be a natural team player, but you will also be able to demonstrate initiative and motivation to lead a team and manage multiple accounts.

Responsibilities will include:
- Managing between 5-10 accounts with support of both junior and senior team members.
- Planning, strategy and implementation of PR campaigns across multiple brands.
- Media relations outreach.
- Managing three junior team members from AE`s to SAE`s.
- Researching, managing and implementing joint PR ventures.
- Planning and implementing PR events.
- Managing budgets for PR projects run on behalf of clients.
- Writing press releases, and other press materials and strategy documents.
- Managing and overseeing social media strategy, including monitoring social media profiles and generating content on behalf of brands.
- Working closely with other members of the team, to share ideas and progress.
- New business pitches - formulating and presenting pitches to prospective clients.
- Reporting back to clients on the success of projects/campaigns.

Salary: £30-£35k. Benefits include: 21 days holiday (including day off for your birthday)+ additional days leave between Xmas and New Year. Salary sacrifice pension scheme. Bonus and new business incentive scheme.

So, if you are an ambitious, organized and efficient PR professional then get in touch! This is a great opportunity to work with a fantastic team!

Not quite for you? Please do still get in touch as I have many consumer PR roles which may be perfect for you, get in contact Samantha Thomas @ Blue Skies.
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