PR Account Manager - Consumer

Recruiter
Location
City of London
Salary
£25000 - £35000 per annum + benefts
Posted
04 Mar 2013
Closes
01 Apr 2013
Ref
63579
Contact
Dean Connelly
Sector
Agency, PR Agency
Function
Public Relations
Specialism
B2B, B2C
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
-Well known & highly reputable PR agency in the professional services sector
-Improve your public relations skill set
-Set your career on the trajectory for growth

Progress your career, put a respected agency name on your CV & improve the calibre of your skill set.
You can do all of this with our client - a leading PR agency with an outstanding reputation in the financial services & corporate sector. They now need someone to join the team with a consumer focus across a variety of clients, including their education customers.

As a PR Account Manager you will be tasked with:

*Helping to build brands in the eyes of consumers
*Work closely with the Account Director to implement the PR brief for each client
*Manage & mentor a junior team
*Initiate and develop ideas to achieve client objectives
*Work on traditional media relations
*Crisis management & digital (online) reputation management
*Research industry trends, journalists interests and needs to build solid relationships

Within these duties you will develop story ideas to your team leader on how clients can gain coverage, be part of the pitch team and help develop presentations.

On offer is:

*A salary between £25 000 - £33 000
*Discretionary bonus
*28 days holiday
*Private Health & Life Insurance
*6% company pension scheme
*Amazing new business incentives
*Structured training and development programs