PR Account Manager

Posted 21 June 2024
Salary £35000 - £40000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Marketing
Contact NameMaddie Richardson

Job description

Account Manager

My client is an Oxford-based, multi-award winning public relations firm that specialises in influencer marketing, social media, digital PR, and content creation. Continue reading if you're a person who enjoys diversity and would like to work on a dog food brand one day and a travel brand the next.

I am searching for an account manager to work on a variety of fascinating accounts in the consumer and corporate sectors. You will be a proactive, capable team player who can oversee daily operations and who has a track record of executing integrated client strategies through a variety of channels.

You'll play the following roles:

  • Supporting the creation of content for client PR, influencer, and social media campaigns
  • Quarterly narrative planning for digital PR
  • Marketing to both B2B and consumer media
  • Regulating the channels and content on social media
  • Management and involvement of influencers
  • Keeping track of clients and reporting
  • Balancing other projects and client requirements
  • Junior mentoring to improve the team's collective competencies

A keen sense of a news hook, familiarity with the media ecosystem, and a voracious desire for stories are qualities that define the perfect applicant. Inquisitive and curious, with a keen interest in the news agenda and trends impacting the communications sector. possess excellent writing skills across a variety of platforms, including social media, and have experience in media relations.
It helps to have a rudimentary understanding of digital platforms like Ahrefs, social ad networks, and Google Analytics—as well as a desire to learn more.

About you:

  • Possess agency experience managing social media and PR campaigns for large names OR digital PR (PR for SEO) campaign management experience even better if you are passionate about brand communications in earned media and are both creative and intellectually interested.
  • Be a critical thinker; be able to break down a brief, establish a strategy, analyze results, and offer recommendations for optimization; consistently produce excellent results for clients; and have the foresight to adjust the plan of action when necessary. 
  • Thrive on team leadership and understand that if your team is producing excellent outcomes (and enjoying themselves while doing so), that can only speak good of you. 
  • You will also be able to influence clients by providing thoughtful advice that inspires confidence in you.

Salary - Up to £40k 
Location - Oxford (hybrid)

  • Standard hybrid work schedule: three days at the Oxford office, two days working from home (WFA), plus flexibility with regard to start and end times, extra days for WFA, including early Fridays in August
  • five weeks of holiday (including a birthday off and "three for two" during Christmas)
  • Increased employer-provided pension (5%).
  • Health Savings Plan
  • Individual access to the Audible subscription and You Can Now training platform
  • Relocation assistance plan if you'd like to move near Oxford
  • Ride to work and the EV salary sacrifice program
  • Snacks for the entire day