Senior Account Manager

Beacon Plus
Tunbridge Wells
£35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
10 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
PR Senior Account Manager - based in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, this fast growth, global and dynamic PR Agency has built an enviable and award winning reputation, with businesses across the globe utilising their talented and dedicated teams. With offices in the UK, Berlin and New York they work with diverse clients covering a range of fully integrated campaigns and due to continued growth they are currently seeking an experienced PR Senior Account Manager to join their team. This role will offer you the chance to work on fully integrated campaigns, with a great mix of global clients. You will get involved in the strategic planning of accounts and be part of the creative team to really drive campaigns and develop brands, both in the UK and internationally. The agency culture is refreshing, with plenty of chances to socialise; from picnics in the park to swapping stories over tapas and fancy dress themed Christmas parties. There's always a plan afoot, as well as a great work-life balance. They also ensure working hours are adhered to, without the need for evenings spent at the office. Responsibilities - This client-facing role requires you to deal with journalists on a daily basis and you will need to build strong professional relationships with them and other useful industry contacts - Your communication and written skills will be impeccable, as will your attention to detail - You should be able to hit the ground running and have excellent knowledge and experience of handling 360 degree PR campaigns. This should include generating stand out and national media coverage, securing awareness for clients in the form of thought-leadership speaker opportunities, awards submissions and brand collaborations and evaluating campaigns - You will be required to undertake traditional PR activities as well as marketing, social media and promotions - The role will require you to manage a small team of Account Executives and Junior Account Managers, taking responsibility for your accounts, developing strategy alongside senior directors, while ensuring that programmes and objectives are met - Flexibility, determination and a positive attitude are paramount to the role - Regular travel to client meetings and events in London will be required in addition to some global travel Benefits - Competitive salary of £30 - 35K, plus Annual Bonus - Pension scheme - 25 days holiday and privilege days - Company laptop - Career development and training designed to progress your career - Opportunity for international travel - Fun and creative team - This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an outstanding agency that can propel your career and offer ongoing development Can all applicants please apply attaching an up to date CV in Word format.