Senior PR Account Executive

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£20000 - £24000 per annum
10 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Ellis Rigby
Job Type
Full Time

Our client is one of North West's leading boutique PR agencies with a client list that includes national, well-known brand names in the consumer sectors. The main stay of their clients cover drink, food, retail, leisure and lifestyle and due to an increase in workload, are now looking for a Senior PR Account Executive who can add value to their successful team.

The role

This is a rewarding and interesting role because you will be working with an iconic retail brand as your main client, responsible for their PR and marketing campaign on a local and regional level. You will also be working with other clients which are prominent names in the food and drinks sector ensuring your role is diverse and interesting. On a day to day, you will be involved in working with the media, developing effective relationships with your clients and a large part will see you involved in organising events, photo-shoots as well as experiential campaigns which will broaden your experience. You will also oversee various other social/content and marketing campaigns so it is fair to say that no day is the same which can only add value to your skills and future career prospects.

What we're looking for

It is essential that you have at 2 - 3 years' experience with a particular emphasis on co-ordinating events, as well as local and regional PR because this will be a main part of your role. Ideally, your previous skills and expertise will have been honed in an agency background, although candidates with in-house consumer experience with expertise across PR and other elements of marketing will also be considered. It is also envisaged that you will thrive in a fast paced environment and are organised and able to work on multiple projects at the same time. The ability to write effective press releases and content for different media is also very important. There is travel involved in this role so you will need a full driving licence.

What's on offer?

A salary of up to £24,000 + bonus and other benefits, plus a chance to broaden your PR and marketing skills and enjoy the creative aspect of developing campaigns from concept to fruition. You will also enjoy working in a boutique agency environment where you will be given ample opportunity to develop and enhance your career. Please send your CV to the link below for the attention of Simon Pettigrew or call 0161 425 7352 for an insight into the nature of the role and agency.

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