PR Account Manager

Manchester
£23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
11 Nov 2013
09 Dec 2013
CMC5696
Chris McCarthy
Agency, PR Agency
B2C, FMCG, Retail
Full Time
Permanent
Leading North West PR Agency is looking to recruit 2 PR Account Managers in their FMCG and Professional Services teams. Exciting agency with a top client list, excellent training and progression opportunities as well as a fantastic working environment.

Role and Responsibilities:

* Ensuring the delivery of client projects across the consumer brands team within timescales and budget
* Working closely with other teams, including creative teams, to deliver integrated campaigns
* Supporting and managing two account executives
* Working to tight deadlines while maintaining expected levels of client service
* Attending networking, client and sector related events including promotional events for clients.
* Writing proposals and working as part of a pitch team to win new business
* Undertaking other client tasks where necessary, such as preparation of client conferences, press briefings and newsletters

Experience and Skills:

* A high standard of technical abilities across the communications mix
* Able to manage demanding and complex clients
* Able to run client meetings with credibility as well as presentations
* Excellent presentation skills
* Two to five years' agency experience (essential)
* Project management experience (essential)

These are fantastic opportunism and CVs are being given immediate consideration. Please send your CV as soon as possible.