Consumer PR Account Director

Better Placed
England,Greater Manchester,Manchester
£38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
23 Jul 2019
20 Aug 2019
Rosie MacPhail
Job Discipline
Account Management, PR & Media
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you in the consumer PR space looking for a new challenge? Are you an exceptional, ambitious, and proactive individual, looking to join a team of like-minded people?

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Account Director (or Senior Account Manager looking for a step up) to join a close-knit award winning PR Agency in Manchester city centre. They are looking for a consumer PR professional with strong experiential/event management experience to work on a portfolio of exciting, big-name consumer brands across tourism, food and drink clients.

You will be reporting directly to the Client Services Director and will be responsible for driving the strategy of accounts, creating organic growth and supporting new business activity whilst leading a small team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the senior management team of a creative, forward-thinking PR Agency!

Your responsibilities:

* Leading on the agency's biggest accounts, acting as a trusted senior counsel
* Leading a team of Account Managers and Account Executives - developing and training them, ensuring they get the opportunity to progress
* Take on challenging briefs and convert them into PR proposals that exceed client's expectations

You will demonstrate:

* Excellent client servicing skills
* Strong leadership skills
* Verifiable PR campaigns with outstanding results
* Exceptional organisational abilities
* The ability to act as a trusted counsel and strategic advisor to senior clients
* A positive, flexible attitude

This fantastic agency offer a great work life balance and amazing employee benefits. If you're looking for the next step then apply now!