PR Senior Account Manager (FMCG & Retail)

PR & Comms £ 35,000 - £ 38,000 per year

PR Senior Account Manager (FMCG and Retail)- Brand Engagement Agency - South-West London
Salary Up to £38k + Amazing Benefits
PR Senior Account Manager - The Company
My client is one of the UK's most dynamic and creative Brand Engagement agencies in the UK, based in one of South-West London's most appealing locations
PR Senior Account Manager - The Role
They are looking for a Senior Account Manager with strong client handling skills and a finger on the pulse of all things PR to run a number of high-profile accounts, which integrate the different facets of PR; consumer, trade, social media and influencer work.
Key Responsibilities
 Responsibility for writing all day-to-day written material for client including press releases, features, statements, Q&As, speeches, presentations etc. Writing materials for client that are at a level that may be of a key or highly sensitive nature, dealing with senior or board level clients
 Inputs on final amendments and overseas quality of press releases, internal copy for newsletters etc. produced by junior members of the team
 Develops, structures, and writes creative new business proposals with minimal input from senior team
 An ability to add value to the media planning and approach process in both the new business/strategic planning stages and the on-going execution of media campaigns
 Developed relationships with key journalists
 Oversees the management and organisation of events ranging from workshops, photo calls, press conferences, training days etc. on behalf of clients
 Negotiates major media promotions and advertorials
 Alerts clients to PR risk or opportunities presented by broader areas of corporate responsibility e.g.: employment practices, health and safety at work
 Selects and develops sponsorships including planning, contractual agreements and activity organisation
 Provides sound advice on strategic issues and media handling issues, including crisis management
 Provides a qualified presence at meetings, leading when required and playing a key role in important presentations to existing client and at new business pitches
 Demonstrates creative and strategic abilities
 Effectively utilises new business brainstorms
 Implements and supervises progress of PR programmes
 Has a thorough understanding of all budgeting procedures and undertakes invoicing for client activities
 Uses relevant business contacts to 'added value' to client programmes
 Understands the company business, its competitors, internal relationships etc.
 Plays an active role in the growth of the business

PR Senior Account Manager - Required skills/interests
 Previous consumer PR experience in an agency environment
 Experience working on food and drinks brands would be an advantage
 Able to forge strong relationships with clients.
 Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skill. Confident to present work and ideas.

If this is the PR Senior Account Manager role for you then do not hesitate and apply now !

We have a variety of PR roles on at present (£20k-£130k), so if this is one is not suitable; please call me to discuss other exciting opportunities which you can apply for.

For further assurance, please review my profile on LinkedIn and connect with me; Search for "Ryan Farrell" To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Ryan Farrell | DD: + 44| 207 845 7259 -, Please note all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly.

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