PR Account Manager

  • Location
    Chichester, West Sussex
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • Category
    Marketing & Advertising - Public Relations
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Marketing and Advertising
  • External Reference
    JN-112019-102627

We are working with a fantastic Company based within the Chichester area that are looking for a PR Account Manager to join their team!

For this role, you must have a strong background within a broad range of marketing disciplines and also understand the trade-offs that need to be made when planning a marketing budget.


Skills:



  • Account managers must be able to communicate rational behind recommendations for marketing strategies and tactics.

  • Experience within or a strong understanding of PR

  • Strong background within marketing

  • Well organised and able to manage multiple projects, including presenting succinct reports of project status on a regular and ad-hoc basis. Account managers must be able to estimate time for most jobs and ensure that jobs are delivered on budget (in terms of cost and time).

  • A very effective communicator, particularly on the telephone, able to persuade clients and explain opinions and facts. Account managers are also required to be able to sell services and projects to current and potential clients

  • Ability to build strong long-term relationships with clients

  • Good numeric skills, with the ability to budget and manage invoicing in multiple currencies

  • Good Excel skills, with experience in accurately analysing data and presenting results

  • Proven ability to meet deadlines

  • Account managers must always work within the company's systems and procedures and uphold strong PC skills


Desirable Skills:



  • Experience of a broad range of marketing disciplines

  • Ability to write good technical or compelling marketing prose

  • Technical knowledge or interest in computing or electronics

  • B2B marketing experience

  • Proven ability to be successful in a marketing role

  • Specific knowledge or understanding of the publishing industry or PR

  • Understanding of a technology-driven industry

  • Track record of managing difficult customers

  • Experience of managing and developing major accounts


Benefits:




  • Bonus! Twice a year you will receive of up to 10% of your salary, based on company performance




  • 23 days annual leave, rising with service PLUS bank holidays




  • And more!




Should you be interested, please do apply! Full spec is available for us to send to you should you wish to know more. We shall look forward to hearing from you!


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Please note: This position is based in Chichester, please only apply if you are willing and able to work in this location, and have the required skills. All applications will be reviewed within five working days by one of our experienced consultants and successful applicants only will be contacted within that time-frame. Please be assured that your details remain confidential and they will not be sent out to our client(s) until you have been contacted by us and have given us your consent, in accordance with REC guidelines. Adecco is an equal opportunities employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Jodie McLellan