PR Account Manager

Location
Manchester
Salary
£23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted
11 Nov 2013
Closes
09 Dec 2013
Ref
CMC5696
Contact
Chris McCarthy
Sector
Agency, PR Agency
Specialism
B2C, FMCG, Retail
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
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.