Account Manager – Food, Beverage & Luxury Travel PR

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Flexible
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

About the Agency

  • An international, integrated PR & communications agency with offices in several global locations including Russia, Dubai, Paris and Milan
  • Specialising in luxury travel & destinations, restaurants, food and beverage, their client list is truly enviable – all well respected names
  • Their UK team is around 30 meaning culturally, they combine the close-knit feel of a boutique with the resources and benefits of a global agency
  • Fantastic opportunity for international travel – employees are encouraged to visit other offices for short secondments to meet the teams and broaden their knowledge
  • 22 days annual leave and a range of other benefits

The Role – Account Manager

One of the teams is enjoying particularly strong growth with a host of new client wins in the food and beverage space to add to their strong luxury travel offering. Clients of the team include restaurants in London and Ibiza, a luxury drinks brand, top hotels internationally and even an eco travel brand. 

We are looking for an Account Manager [or a strong Senior Account Executive] to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in hospitality/food and drink PR, with additional luxury/travel experience ideal.

About You:
• F&B experience essential – some travel experience also ideal
• Have excellent media contacts across print, online, influencers, broadcast in the F&B, lifestyle and travel sectors
• Be able to think independently and execute strategies effectively
• Strong communication and written skills essential as the team produces a lot of copy for clients
• Pro active and a self starter – able to take the initiative and keep projects/work in progress

Key elements of the job role:
• Day to day liaison with clients
• Manage and develop junior team members
• Delivery of PR campaigns and strategy, from new openings to restaurant reviews
• Liaising with a variety of media to generate qualitative media exposure for clients
• Sourcing of third party partnerships and implementing as per the client’s strategy
• Updating Account Director on the state of play for each client’s daily activities

In return:
• The opportunity to work in an international agency where inter-office travel is encouraged
• Opportunity to travel with clients on press trips
• 22 days holiday & and range of other benefits

For more information on this exciting role or to discuss other roles we are currently working on, please contact Charlotte Bradshaw. E: charlotte@capstonehillsearch.com
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