JOB ROLES: PR ACCOUNT MANAGER(S) X2

Come and join a fast-growing, dynamic London PR agency and work across a wide range of campaigns.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Reporting to PR Associate Director/PR Campaigns Director 

Hours of work: Full Time

Job purpose:  Generating exceptional results across a wide range of campaigns using PR experience,  creativity and contacts.

Duties and responsibilities: 

  • Client management for a wide range of well-known brands 
  • Effective Press Office coverage and management
  • Generating news coverage, placing spokespeople, events, stunts and influencer engagement 
  • Media relations – Generating widespread coverage for each campaign using contacts and experience 
  • Overseeing delivery of a smooth and efficient press office
  • Ensuring accounts are managed/handled correctly by the Creative/OnePoll teams 
  •  Producing customer specific proposals 
  • Responsible for monitoring news agenda to spot reactive media opportunities
  • Supporting and assisting with crisis management through liaising with internal stakeholders to prepare responses that can be shared with media
  • Attending client meetings and assisting with pitching for new business.

Experience & skills: 

  • Minimum experience of three years working in a fast-paced PR environment (preferably agency)
  • Effective account management to deliver exceptional results and being a trusted pair of hands working across several clients at same time
  • Excellent media relations skills and contacts 
  • Exceptional writing skills to enhance news story content for projects being worked on
  • Prior experience of working on large-scale projects that have secured widespread success
  • A track record of holding and presenting client meetings/pitches 
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • A polite, professional and diplomatic manner 
  • Good negotiating skills
  • Have a good understanding of the 72point/OnePoll products and services 
  • Must be customer/relationship orientated 
  • Strong communicator
  • Results orientated 
  • Have a good business judgement – be aware of business trends and industry shifts.