PR Account Executive/ Senior Account Executive
Published: 21 August 2019
Location: South Manchester
Salary: £18 - £23K
Due to new business wins, this award winning south Manchester based marketing agency is looking to expand their team and appoint one or more PR Account Executive or Senior Account Executives.
Your role will be to provide support to the PR account management team in delivering PR consultancy, content, media relations, social media management and other marketing services on behalf of clients.
The role will see you work on a mix of B2B and Consumer clients (the portfolio is more B2B focused than consumer) and covers sectors such as property/construction, retail, food and drink, healthcare, manufacturing and professional services.
REQUIREMENTS / EXPERIENCE
- Office experience essential
- Some PR agency experience essential (e.g. placement or 6-12 months AE role)
- Self-motivated, confident and keen to learn
- Learning in all key areas and requiring supervision
- Ability to communicate effectively with clients both verbally and via e-mail
- Ability to research and write to a high standard for a variety of situations and audiences
- Ability to develop relationships with media and ‘sell in’ press releases
- Good organisational skills and attention to detail
RESPONSIBILITIES / DUTIES
- Client management
- Research & writing skills
- Media relations
- Social media management
- Creative thinking
- Organisational skills & attention to detail
- Marketing services management