Account Executive / PR & Social Media - Global Ad Agency - Prestbury (Closing Date: 27/10/2015)
A social savvy Account Executive / AE is needed to join the PR & Social Media team within one of the UK’s largest and most successful marketing communication agencies. This exciting opportunity will see you work with lifestyle and retail accounts liaising with clients on their social media and PR activities.
With over 300 offices across 125 countries this global marketing communications agency employs thousands worldwide and works with some of the globe’s brightest brands. Their Manchester division is an exciting hub employing over 300 highly talented people all housed within a state-of-the-art 9 acre campus which includes a swimming pool and veg allotments! This is a rare opportunity for a social savvy Account Executive / AE to get their foot in the door of a global advertising giant.
Joining as an Account Exec / AE you will act as the day-to-day contact on allocated PR and social media accounts on both an internal and external basis. Working on fully integrated campaigns your overall responsibilities will include: Working on lifestyle and retail account projects; supporting the PR & Social Media Account Directors; building relationships with multifaceted teams (creative, insight, media, SEO and experiential); preparing presentations; social media strategies and much more.
To qualify... You should be an Account Executive / AE / Advertising Executive / Social Media Executive / Account Exec or similar, with a CV that demonstrates:
- Prior experience gained within a similar role;
- Determination with hunger and great team working skills;
- Excellent media relations skills, especially proven writing skills;
- Great understanding of social media;
- Confident communication skills including a first class telephone manner (you will need to develop good working relationships with the journalist community);
- An understanding of SEO and digital media.
Any exposure to Photoshop, video production and editing is preferred as is prior experience to community engagement and events.
In return expect a unique working environment that really is hard to beat. Based on a 9 acre site the four main buildings form a campus that includes a subsidised Bistro, free car parking, free access to an onsite gym and an outdoor heated pool (for when the weather gets warmer!). They’ve even got allotments for you to grow your own veg!
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