Public Relations Account Director

  • Job Reference: 1232284221-2
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Creative Forte Limited
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Digital, Events & Experiential, Marketing, Media, Public Relations, Social Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Come and work for one of the top B2B and tech PR agency!

We are on the lookout for PR Account Director with experience in Fintech to join this amazing team of PR professionals.

As PR Account Director you will work primarily within the fintech sector but also with other tech related clients as well.

We are looking for someone with previous experience in FinTech and B2B PR, strong in content and confident and comfortable to lead teams and develop strong and trusted client relationships.

The PR Account Director will be responsible for setting programme strategies for specific accounts and taking overall accountability for day-to-day delivery.

You will manage team of AE's, AM's and SAM's leading by example; motivating and inspiring the team to deliver great work

We are looking for either PR Account Director ready for a change or or PR SAM ready to step up into AD role.

Experience and skills

Five years' experience desirable in a related role

In-depth understanding and experience of the technology PR landscape and a track record of success working in the broader sector

Extensive experience of direct client liaison, developing strong working relationships and effective commercial management

Proven ability in the management of people, creating a team ethic to deliver against client and company goals and of guiding and coaching team members to success

Proven experience of pitching for and winning new business, identifying and converting organic opportunities within existing clients

Demonstrable experience of creating and developing client strategies and creatives, and overseeing their successful execution

Strong and detailed understanding of the principles of PESO and their effective, balanced execution in a B2B PR and marketing campaign

Can advise on SEO, social media and digital marketing strategy and tactics with client marketing teams - and lead agency team implementation

Well organised, ambitious and confident

Excited by technology and the benefits it can deliver

Strong spoken and written communication skills, with excellent spelling and grammar

Ensure best practice is shared across client teams and the agency as a whole

Provide advice and guidance to junior colleagues across the business

Regularly attend PR industry and technology-related events, and take other team members

Our client is offering competitive salary in range of £55-65K and some of the best benefits out there plus performance and company based bonuses.

Apply today and get in touch with me Ana Scarth for more info