Junior Account Manager- Drinks

Account Manager

Ref: 698Wednesday 5 January 2022

Are you a Consumer Senior Account Executive ready for your next challenge within the comms world? 

Our client, a consumer, creative events and drinks-specialist agency are looking for an energetic, bright and results-driven Senior Account Executive/ Junior Account Manager to join the PR team and run various drinks accounts with support from the wider team.

They are looking for a talented consumer professional, with experience or even a strong interest in the luxury lifestyle, food & drinks space.

The role will be hands on, covering everything from sourcing press samples to forging strong, enduring relationships with key drinks media. There will also be the opportunity to work on other clients as and when needed.

Clients include:

  • Tesco Beers, Wines and Spirits
  • E & J Gallo Winery, USA
  • Vins de Bordeaux
  • DO Cava

Salary: attractive, flexible & open to discussion

Key responsibilities

  • Implementation & management of client PR programmes
  • Proactive & reactive trade press activities – writing press releases, formulating quotes for trade press features, responding to press enquiries & generating coverage for our clients, media buying
  • Proactive & reactive consumer press relations – writing of press releases, reacting to enquiries from leading UK wine writers and consumer lifestyle journalists, generating press coverage for clients
  • Copy writing
  • Organise and attend press briefings, dinners, press trips
  • Attend client meetings and brainstorms
  • General account management duties including drafting activity and contact reports
  • Assisting on new business development including brainstorms and pitches
  • Assisting the PR Director

If you’re interested and think you have the relevant experience, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!