Account Manager/Senior Account Manager - lifestyle/fitness

North West London
up to £40,000 plus benefits
12 Mar 2014
12 Apr 2014
Full Time
Contract Type

My client is a dynamic, boutique integrated communications agency based in North-West London, specializing in health, fitness and lifestyle brand

They are seeking an experienced consumer PR Account Manager/ Senior Account Manager, with a passion for health, wellness, fitness, and lifestyle brands.

The role they are seeking to fill is that of a senior level PR Account Manager, who will manage their busy consumer PR division and lead the PR outreach across consumer titles, for the prestigious brands they represent.

The ideal candidate will have between six and eight years sold experience with luxury, lifestyle, health, wellness and fitness accounts; ideally in an agency environment, and will bring great media contacts, enthusiasm and new ideas to this role.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing between 5-10 accounts with support of junior team members
  • Planning, strategy and implementation of PR campaigns across multiple brands
  • Media relations outreach
  • Managing 3 junior team members
  • 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
  • A team player attitude is essential, but equally, you must also be able to demonstrate that you have the initiative and motivation to lead a team and manage multiple accounts.
  • You will be fairly rewarded and offered excellent career prospects and training.