Account Manager - Financial Services PR

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£27000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
08 Oct 2017
Ref
AMFWFS
Contact
Steven Wilson
Industry
PR
Sector
B2B, Finance
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Title: Account Manager Financial Services PR
Location: London
Salary: £27,000 to £35,000 (depending on experience)

About The Financial Services PR Company

My client has an excellent opportunity for a successful Account Manager to join their highly respected and hugely knowledgeable Financial Services PR team in a fantastic office located moments from the banks of the Thames and the hustle and bustle of the City.

This agency is a top 150 specialist Financial Services PR agency who are in the need for an Account Manager who has specific working knowledge of working with Asset Management and Wealth Management Clients as well as wider Financial Services PR. As an Account Executive you will be working for a modern, forward thinking business; that believe trust and strong relationships are the key to their success.
This Financial Services PR Company deal with large scale and sensitive clients including world recognised financial institutions as well as financial advisory houses.
This Financial Services PR agency have a team ethic that is inclusive, friendly, collaborative and hard-working who all enjoy quarterly socials and an open bar each Friday for all staff. Training and progression are paramount and progression is based on merit. The package on offer is excellent with great pension contribution, new business bonus and regular socials.

About The Account Manager Role

As an Account Manager, you will have an exciting opportunity to develop both your technical and client servicing skills in an established Financial Services PR environment.

Key Responsibilities for the Account Manager

* Pitch effectively and with confidence to high level journalists
* Assist in the drafting of New Business pitches and deliver to clients where required
* Write engaging and comprehensive releases and be a key influencer on the team
* You will proactively establish chances to collaborate with other departments to maximise the team's outreach with clients
* Manage many clients and projects at one time and be confident in dealing with Senior Staff both clients side and agency side

About You
If you are currently an Account Manager/Senior Account Manager with a passion for Financial Services PR and the skills to match, now is the chance to apply and make a difference for this high-profile Media Communications company.

Essential Skills and Competencies of the Account Manager
* A good working knowledge of Financial Services including Insurance and Investment banking
* Agency Side experience in Financial Services with approximately 2 years in the field
* Excellent communication skills and the ability to work autonomously as well as in a team
* Exceptional attention to detail and the ability to work to tight deadlines

The Account Manager receives a highly competitive salary paying from £27,000 to £35,000 depending on experience and excellent company benefits.


For more information about the Account Manager role or to apply send your CV now to stevenw@reuben-sinclair.com for a confidential discussion


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