PR Account Executive / PR Account Manager - PR Agency

Greater Manchester
£18000 - £20000 per annum
11 Aug 2014
08 Sep 2014
Max McLaren
Full Time
Contract Type
Location: Manchester
Salary: £18-20,000

Superb opportunity for an experience Senior PR Account Executive to join a long established, yet ever growing PR Agency in Manchester City Centre. This is a rare PR opportunity to work for an awarding winning agency and take the next step in your career. The agency is looking for a strong Consumer PR professional with great media and client relations skills, an excellent knowledge of both the traditional and digital media landscape, and strong writing skills.

What we are looking for:
- At least 12 months agency experience
- Proactive involvement with client handling
- Understanding the media agenda and keeping up-to-date with the media landscape
- Proactively spotting client opportunities in the media
- Selling in stories/ideas to media and growing a network of contacts
- Taking responsibility for completing tasks within deadlines
- Evaluating results across all clients and working with account managers to produce thorough review documents
- Playing an active role in the communications industry, including building a knowledge base of key competitors and developing a network of peers
- Keeping abreast of industry/ client developments to keep knowledge current
- The ability to manage social media channels for clients and create effective digital content that generates widespread engagement/sharing
- A passion for consumer clients and media

To be successful in this role you will experience working in Consumer PR (preferable agency side). The role is based in the Manchester city centre is easily commutable from all surrounding areas. This is a rare opportunity to join a highly regarded PR Agency whose reputation of outstanding service precedes them. They offer a great salary package and excellent career progression - so do not hesitate to apply now!

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