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PR – Senior Account Manager

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PR Account Manager or Senior Account Manager This is a brilliant opportunity within an award winning, growing independently owned full service PR agency to either be based in Edinburgh (HO) or Glasgow

Apply fast, check the full description by scrolling below to find out the full requirements for this role.
– or even remotely if need be! The PR team is growing and this agency is on the hunt for a highly experienced and commercially driven PR Account Manager (or Senior Account Manager ready to take to the next step.

Key to this role is industry experience

  • specifically within the B2B, Trade or Food and drink industry

We are looking looking for a really polished PR professional who will be able to lead the client both strategically and tactically within the international trade industry (food and drink).

As well as building and managing relationships with key clients, colleagues and other stakeholders, you will also help develop and deliver client engagement and outstanding hands on PR, communications and activation campaigns.

Ideally, you will have experience in building and delivering innovative and creative PR campaigns for clients; be a creative storyteller across traditional and new media channels; perhaps have experience in running and managing events (including virtual); and be able to translate complex tech clients’ stories into compelling content for media contacts / targets throughout the UK.

Salary range is purely dependent on skills & experience with a range of £30,000
– £35,000. Some lovely benefits too
– and a genuine respect for the work / life balance.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Gilchrist Recruitment Partnership are a specialist recruitment agency and partner within the Marketing, Digital communications/PR, Creative & Design and Advertising industry for Scotland.

When submitting your application, please outline your current salary, salary expectations and notice period. It is also essential that you are already legally permitted to work in the UK with the associated paperwork if you are not a UK citizen.

We cannot guarantee a response to each individual application, made necessary by the level of response we receive. We will contact only those candidates we wish to shortlist. Apologies in advance for an inconvenience this may cause.

NOTES: boutique, growing PR agency
– profitable and growing over several years offering job security.

Head office is Edinburgh but can also work from Glasgow office or be home based / flexible working if need be.

Looking for ideally an existing PR Account director although may look at Senior Account Manager who is “stuck” in current role and more than ready to take the next step up to Account Director level.

May also look at current in house PR if specific skills in the technology sector are present (and perhaps historically having worked agency side).

A genuinely good team of people who show team work, respect, support and equality.

Will need evidence of successful PR / communications plans within the technology sector, B2B (Business to business) and the commercial savvy to understand maximising margins on client accounts.

Excellent contacts and media industry knowledge is a must.

An almost immediate start would be preferable, although obviously notice period will be acceptable.

Please state interview availability.

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