PR Senior Account Exec / Junior Account Manager

£22000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: benefits + bonus
05 Jan 2014
02 Feb 2014
Marc Allen
Full Time
Contract Type
An Award winning Consumer, FMCG, Food and Drink & Lifestyle PR Agency based in Central Manchester and who hold an enviable list of International and UK based consumer clientele.

The job role:
They have an amazing opportunity for a top calibre PR Account Manager who will have the opportunity to work with some exciting consumer brands within a fast paced and fun environment. This is an exciting time to work amongst a great team, be fully involved in the whole PR mix and have the support of highly experience Directors.

Typical duties:

Account Management:
- Developing a close-working relationship with each client and a thorough understanding of each business
- Leading monthly client meetings
- Placing product, feature and profile coverage across all media (National, Consumer, Regional, Broadcast and Online)
- Strategic planning of print and email campaign mail-outs across all media to guarantee sustainable PR activity
- Line management, act as mentor to junior members of staff.
- Daily phone work building up strong relationships with journalists across the media
- Budget management
- Attending media and networking events

Candidate requirements:
- Graduate calibre
- Working at SAE or JAM level
- Experience of working across consumer or lifestyle accounts

Salary: £22-28k (depending on experience) plus excellent benefits package, Regular company funded outings each year.

The Agency offers on-going training and guidance, affording you the opportunity to develop your knowledge in PR further and have enormous job satisfaction at the same time.
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