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PR Account Director

Job Title: PR Account Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Industry:
Salary: Competitive salary plus excellent benefits!
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SLJ10829
Contact Name: Alice McCarty
Contact Email: alice@brandrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: January 15, 2021 15:18

Job Description

PR Account Director, Cambridge - REMOTE - 

A dynamic and forward-thinking marketing agency based in Cambridgeshire are looking for a capable and driven PR Account Director to join their growing team and oversee the direction of key client accounts, whilst leading a brilliant wider account team. This role can be worked on a remote basis with bi-weekly visits to their Cambridgeshire based office.

The successful candidate must have at least 5 years pure PR experience and a minimum of 3 years agency experience, with a true love for the agency environment and its fast pace nature! Coming from a healthcare or scientific background is essential, please do not apply for this role unless you have a life science or healthcare background.  

As PR Account Director, mentoring junior candidates and supporting company growth, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Building and nurturing key relationships with your clients, ensuring you recognise their goals and plans as to stay well aligned with their objectives and support the creation of strategic briefs
  • Creating highly innovative PR strategies and activities that will drive clients plans and deliver results
  • Taking ownership for the execution of PR strategies, manging budgets, timelines, expectations and foreseeing potential dilemmas prematurely and resolving them efficiently
  • Growing and expanding business for the agency; actively growing the client base and producing engaging proposals
  • Leading a dedicated junior team and supporting their development, growth and creative output. Offering expert knowledge and inspiring motivation
  • Demonstrating your expert PR knowledge and media contacts throughout

This is a huge opportunity to be a vital part of a progressive marketing agency, with exciting clients and a buzzing office environment.

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