We are looking for an experienced PR Account Manager/Senior PR Account Manager to join our small and hands-on team and be a part of our award-winning agency. You’ll work directly with the business owner and the account directors, which means you can influence the heart of the business.

The role includes both digital and traditional PR, including content creation, across diverse channels including social media. Working on regional and national projects, you’ll engage with established brands spanning various sectors, from technology to energy.

You will be required to manage a varied portfolio of accounts effectively, develop engaging newsworthy content, build relationships with journalists to secure coverage for that content, coordinate campaigns, produce high-quality, compelling copy, explore routes to market and do everything necessary to drive recognition and engagement.

You’ll need a clear understanding of what gets people talking and will be able to demonstrate knowledge of multiple creative techniques to achieve this.

We’re looking for someone comfortable with both strategy and delivery who will be a key point of contact for our clients, requiring a commercial mindset to spot opportunities and develop accounts.

Key skills and qualities

You should have a minimum of 3 years PR agency experience and be able to:

  • drive PR strategies and build relationships with the media
  • have strong copywriting skills to craft high-quality, compelling content
  • secure significant and regular media coverage (print, radio, TV and online)
  • draft successful national industry award nominations
  • deliver end-to-end social media campaign management from initial research and quoting through to ongoing campaign management, optimisation against KPIs and reporting
  • plan out monthly social media activity and content calendars and create, curate and manage proactive social media brand content, including text, audio, visual and multimedia formats
  • develop and plan influencer campaigns
  • be proactive and brimming with creative ideas
  • demonstrate a clear passion and knowledge of PR
  • possess proven account management skills, an excellent communicator and able to organise and recall information about a portfolio of clients with strong commercial awareness
  • be reliable and punctual and have great attention to detail with a zero-tolerance benchmark
  • have plenty of drive and enthusiasm to hit the ground running; happy to work on your own and as part of a small team
  • multi-task, work under pressure to tight deadlines and be used to working in a dynamic, energetic, client-focused environment sometimes to tight deadlines
  • be technologically intuitive and able to pick up new systems quickly.

What you’ll get:

  • The opportunity to work with a variety of B2B and B2C clients
  • A positive and fun work culture and environment
  • Flexible working/work from home (2 days a week)
  • A great team and support network with opportunities for progression
  • Healthcare package
  • Workplace pension
  • ‘Lifetime experience fund’ of £250 on two-year anniversary
  • Generous holidays including a half day on your birthday
  • Continuous training
  • Free parking

Salary

£27-32k depending on experience.

We are seeking to fill the position on a full-time basis but would consider reduced hours for the right individual.

Location: Leeds

How to apply

Please contact Stefanie Hopkins with a covering letter and CV on stefanie@faithbrandcomms.co.uk

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Stefanie Hopkins