Account Director – Lifestyle & Consumer Technology – London – £45-50,000 plus benefits

Account Director – Lifestyle & Consumer Technology – Super Boutique Agency – Notting Hill, London – up to £45-50,000 plus superb benefits

My client is a news-focused PR agency with a digital twist.  They ensure clever technology, retail and cultural concepts make the news.

This Notting Hill-based agency is looking for an Account Director with a background in consumer tech and lifestyle who is keen to join a close-knit, creative team working with a range of exciting start-ups from the UK, Europe and the US. 

With a strong focus on harnessing and setting the news agenda, candidates will need to have a good understanding of the UK and international media landscape.

Reporting directly to the MD, this role ensures that internal communication within the agency runs smoothly and you will take an active role in pitches for new business prospects and potential clients. International travel is likely to be a regular feature of the role, particularly to the US.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A real passion and understanding for consumer technology and how this translates into both business and lifestyle PR.
  • 5+ years’ experience and a proven track record in running consumer/B2B campaigns.
  • The ability to think on your feet and respond to breaking news stories on behalf of clients in a fast and creative manner.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Skilled team manager and mentor.
  • Confident in fronting accounts and giving strategic counsel to clients.
  • Experienced in handling new business and onboarding new clients.

This is a unique opportunity for an Account Director to work in superb boutique agency. In return for your talent and endeavor my client is looking to pay a salary up to £45-50,000 plus excellent benefits.

Please forward your CV without delay and in complete confidence to