Flint, Account Manager / Senior Account Manager

Location
London
Salary
£DoE
Posted
13 Mar 2018
Closes
13 Apr 2018
Industry
PR
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Flint is an award-winning international communications consultancy for the arts, culture and luxury sectors, specialising in profile-raising, audience development, brand management and revenue generation.

With offices in London, Istanbul, New Delhi and Mumbai, Flint offers a bespoke communications service that combines specialist expertise and local insight with a genuinely global network. 

Flint is an exciting and growing business that values, listens to and invests in its people.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Flint seeks an experienced Account Manager / Senior Account Manager to join the internationally expanding company, working across the arts, culture and luxury sectors.

The role requires a highly organised and motivated individual with proven experience of managing multiple client and media relationships, as well as delivering first-class campaign results.

The successful candidate will have a genuine passion for arts and culture, and excellent team leadership.

Essential

  • Educated to degree level
  • Minimum 3-4 years’ experience of working in the PR or communications industries, ideally with an agency
  • A genuine and demonstrable passion for arts and culture
  • Proven experience in team leadership and management
  • Strong contacts in both the UK and international media
  • Ability to construct and implement ambitious press campaigns, integrating digital and social media strategy
  • Proven experience in managing high end client relationships
  • Superb written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organisation and time management
  • Experience in project management
  • Attention to detail, with strong copywriting and editing skills
  • Determined, proactive, and works well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience of working with external stakeholders and partners
  • Flexible approach to work with ability to attend evening and weekend events where necessary
  • Experience of event management, specifically private views and press previews


Preferred

  • A network of professional contacts and relationships in the arts, culture and luxury sectors
  • Knowledge of databases (Gorkana), Photoshop and Mac
  • Ability to construct and implement digital strategies with a focus on social media
  • A demonstrable creative approach
  • Languages desirable


JOB SPECIFICATION

  • Account Manager to manage campaigns for clients across the arts, culture and luxury sectors, including, but not limited to, commercial galleries, art fairs, public institutions, not-for-profits and festivals.


Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Planning and implementing strategic media and digital campaigns for clients
  • Managing campaign and account administration
  • Developing and maintaining strong client relationships
  • Creating and editing press releases, media lists and publicity plans
  • Creating and overseeing digital campaign strategies
  • Securing and analysing editorial coverage
  • Liaising with stakeholders in the corporate, events and culture sectors
  • Managing client events, private views, photocalls, press offices and launches
  • Managing press trips and budgets
  • Responding to journalist requests and enquiries
  • Building relationships with UK and international media
  • Researching and writing new business proposals
  • Networking for new business opportunities
  • Participating in new business pitches
  • Contributing to Flint social media and brand perception
  • Managing Account Executives, Junior Account Executives and interns
  • Supporting and reporting to Account Directors and Company Directors
  • Working with colleagues across other offices including Delhi and Istanbul
  • Travelling to international cultural events to manage on-site press office and press trips as required


Probationary period: 3 months from start date
Start date: ASAP

Apply by completing the application form below.

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