PR Account Manager

Job title : PR Account Manager
Location : Birmingham
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £competitive
Contact : Michelle Mumford
Reference : MM-5827

Are you looking for your next role as a PR Account Manager with a leading agency in Birmingham? This agency has several offices in the UK and is going from strength to strength and are super excited to be growing the team with a PR Account Manager and Senior PR Account Executive. Working on a diverse range of clients across different sectors, this agency has some incredible projects to shout about! If you are a PR Account Manager, then you will be managing client accounts and being that main point of contact, advising the client on PR campaigns and updating them on the day-to-day PR activity. You will be hands-on in creating content and love working with the media. You will also be getting involved in pitches. If you are a Senior PR Account Executive, you will already be working at PR Account Executive level, writing press releases, articles, blogs and thought leadership. You will be working with the media at local, regional and national level and gaining the best coverage for your portfolio of clients. You will love social media and get involved in creating social media content and managing social media campaigns. These are both full-time, permanent roles with a mix of office and home working. This role is based in Birmingham and is easily commutable via; Birmingham, Leamington, Coventry, Stratford-upon-Avon, Walsall, Stafford to name a few. .

Our Client

Our client is a Birmingham-based agency with offices across the UK. They have built a fab reputation in the industry. They are super passionate about the Midlands and this can be seen in all that they do. The team is made up of talented PR's who are true problem solvers who absolutely love what they do! If you are passionate about PR and keen to grow with a well-known agency that will support you in your journey with them, then read on.

The Role

As PR Account Manager you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of client accounts across B2B or B2C sectors. You will be the main point of contact for your clients and so being able to nurture relationships is key. You will be hands-on in creating content, building strong relationships with the media and securing coverage for your clients. You will enjoy managing PR campaigns and looking at performance to be able to report back and make recommendations. You will be planning and managing social media campaigns and assisting with content creation.

About You

  • You will absolutely love to create content and already be writing engaging content for press releases, social media and websites and not be afraid of getting stuck in with content creation

  • You will have proven experience in being client facing, working with your client to understand their needs, taking a brief and advising on strategy and be confident in reporting back on PR activity, making recommendations

  • You will have experience in media relations. You will enjoy working with the press to sell in press releases and gain the very best coverage for your client, working at different levels along with specific publications

  • Experience in event management

  • You will have experience working within an agency environment either in your last role or previous positions

  • You will have a 'can do attitude, be self-motivated but love working as part of a team

  • You will enjoy motivating and inspiring more junior members of the team

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