Account Manager – One Top Consumer Retail Client

Account Manager

Ref: 960Monday 1 August 2022

£30-35,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Seeking a role leading creative media relations campaigns for a huge consumer & retail brand?
The Client: Leading Consumer PR Agency
This agency is renowned for cutting through the usual hype, smoke & mirrors and really delivering for its clients while consistently smashing previous coverage KPIs.  The team builds on their creative proactive media relations and newsjacking, with celeb partnerships, influencer management, social media and brand collaborations.  Whether they are refreshing much loved retailers with a new designer collaboration, persuading top journos to swing from the trees at leading leisure sites, tempting us with new foodie delights or launching the latest tech & must have Christmas gifts, their creative approach guarantees results. 
The role: Account Manager – Consumer Retail Brand
This new Account Manager role will partner the MD and SLT on one of their flagship clients and develop creative media hook and proactive stories for one huge brand across Homes & Kitchen and Health & Beauty to Toys & Games and Sports & Outdoors.  Great opportunity to manage a huge retail brand and learn the account handling skills needed to a great career in PR and comms.  Really varied products means there is also excellent variety and loads of news jacking opportunities to get creative with proactive media strategies, as well as seasonal campaigns and reviews. 
Candidate attributes & responsibilities:
  • Developing creative ideas for consumer PR and media relations campaigns
  • Integrating media and digital media, influencer management and brand collaborations into campaigns
  • Securing exceptional coverage across the target lifestyle and national media
  • Building great relationships with our clients - listening and understanding their needs and expectations
  • Managing junior staff
The rewards:
  • Salary of c.£30-35,000
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 25 days holiday
  • Birthday off
  • Pension
If you feel you want to work in a top creative communications agency, please send your CV for immediate consideration.
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