PR Account Manager

Job title : PR Account Manager
Location : Leicester
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £28,000 - £33,000
Contact : Michelle Mumford
Reference : MM-6472

Are you looking for your next opportunity as a PR Account Manager working with an incredible integrated agency in Leicestershire? If you are looking for an agency that does things a little differently, then keep on reading! What I love most about my client, is their attitude to work/life balance, approach to collaboration and ensuring that their teams are well resourced so that you will always work on a very small portfolio of clients, allowing you the opportunity to get to know your clients well and offer the best service. This agency works with a strong portfolio of well-known clients across all sectors including B2B, consumer and Not For Profit offering a role that has a huge variety and potential to grow. To be a successful PR Account Manager you will have experience in content creation (and love writing), media relations and you will love building relationships, taking them to the next level. You will be a strong account manager and love taking a lead on client accounts. You will be writing lots of great content for your clients including press releases, articles, blogs and thought leadership. You will be involved in media relations; selling into the media at local, regional and national level along with working with specific publications. You will get a buzz from securing some great coverage for your clients. This is a permanent, full-time role which will be a mix of home and office-based working with loads of flexibility on this. The salary for this role is between £28k and £32k DOE. Benefits include good holiday, pension, huge flexibility, focused training and development and well-being support. This role is based in Leicester and is easily commutable via Leamington Spa, Stratford-upon-Avon, Banbury, Nottingham, Loughborough, Northampton, Corby, Rugby to name a few. This role will be a mix of office and home-based with loads of flexibility so if you are slightly further afield please do get in touch.

Our Client

Our client is a Leicestershire-based integrated agency with beautiful offices. They are a social team and love to work collaboratively. They have a great portfolio of clients across B2B and B2C and offer their clients PR, social, creative, design, adverting and email. This agency has fully embraced remote working and is happy to announce that this is here to stay! They see their office as a place to socialise and use in a collaborative way. The team really loves training and development and is always looking at ways to help develop their people. If you are looking for a long-term agency that will support your career growth, then this could be the 'home' for you. Having worked with them for a number of years I can guarantee that they know how to look after their people!

The Role

As PR Account Manager you will be responsible for working on a (small) portfolio of client accounts across B2B and B2C sectors. You will be creating lots of great content including press releases, articles, blogs, social media content and thought leadership. You will be involved in media relations, developing media lists and selling into the media at different levels. You will also get involved in event management. You will love to build relationships and be passionate about growing your career in PR. Not only will you be hands-on in day-to-day PR but you will also be taking a lead with your clients, managing their accounts and getting involved with new business.

If this sounds like the role for you then apply today or get in touch with me to find out more!