Consumer PR Account Director

Recruiter
Gemini People
Location
London
Salary
£40k - 58k per year
Posted
03 Jun 2019
Closes
03 Jul 2019
Ref
24140
Contact
Amy Pattison-Emms
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A rapidly growing independent agency that works with a diverse and intriguing mix of clients is on the hunt for an Account Director or Senior Account Director. The agency has over 40 members of staff. The agency is reknowned for producing tongue and cheek campains that entertainment and engage with audiences. The role entails working with a well-known retail brand, a quirky alcohol brand and big budget food.

Key skills and competencies

  • Building relationships with clients, undertaking regular liaison and offering counsel on day-to-day activity 
  • Produce strategic advice to clients on long term strategies as well as news jacking styles
  • Good working knowledge of key publications and a network of media contacts
  • Strong creative writing skills, an eye for a story and an ability to secure coverage on topical issues as well as client-driven content 
  • Knowledge of how to collaborate with the digital team to create synergy between channels
  • Managing and mentoring more junior team members
  • Leading or co-pitching to secure new clients
  • Represent the agency as a proud ambassador and be able to upsell company services

Requirements

  • Engaging and enthusiastic communicator 
  • Background or keen interest in creative services sector
  • Keen to learn, grow and take on more responsibility
  • You’ll be entrepreneurial
  • You’ll have prior experience either in a consumer PR agency with ideally food or drink campaign experience
BENEFITS: Birthday off,  Friday bar in the office, Summer hours, mobile phone contribution, external training, breakfast, dogg friendly environment,  yoga, massages, mentoring.

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