PR Account Manager

PR Account Manager

Job Title: PR Account Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000
REF: 897308
Contact Name: Eloise Shelton
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

We're excited to be supporting an inventive and forward-thinking PR company with the recruitment of a creative and enterprising Account Manager who will join the hardworking team at their bright and modern Head Office in Market Harborough.

This is a wonderful opportunity to contribute to the continued success and future development of a trusted local business with a growing portfolio of well-reputed national clients.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Building strong and lasting relationships with a range of prestigious clients
  • Taking ownership of each account, providing updates to management but working with autonomy and initiative
  • Producing outstanding editorial copy, consistently meeting deadlines and delighting clients with the creativity, care and accuracy put into every piece of written work
  • Preparing presentations, putting together detailed and bespoke project briefs and managing each project to a timely completion
  • Planning effective online and offline campaigns which include social media and search
  • Attending regular client meetings at their sites throughout the UK
  • Thinking strategically to identify new ways in which the company can innovate and develop in the future

Experience required:

Applications are welcomed from candidates who can demonstrate substantial client-facing experience (gained from working as an Account Executive or Account Manager within a recognised PR agency) as well as the following skills:

  • Strong conversance in channel selection with a comprehensive understanding of media strengths and weaknesses
  • Exceptional writing ability, ideally supported by a journalism experience / training or a relevant qualification
  • Delivers Communication in a clear, helpful and engaging manner which inspires confidence amongst clients and colleagues
  • Full, clean UK driving licence

Hours of work:

  • 9.00am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday

Salary and benefits:

  • £25,000 - £32,000
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Free car parking