full-time

PR Account Director

PR Account Director – Kingston, Surrey / WFH

Salary £45,000 - £55,000 DOE plus benefits

Flexibility on hours and two days a week remote working

HYBRID ROLE – Your time will be split working between the office, which is based in Kingston, Surrey and from home

We are looking for a PR Account Director for our client who is a multi-award-winning PR agency based in Kingston upon Thames.  They are seeking an ambitious PR Account Director – Tech B2B (possibly some B2C) - with a genuine desire to join a fast growing and well-respected team to work on a hybrid basis.

Job Description

The PR Account Director will have the following key accountabilities:

  • Lead strategic contact for client account
  • Responsible for client satisfaction and retention
  • Overseeing PR campaigns from creative brief to implementation and delivery
  • Analysing PR outcomes and interpreting data
  • Presenting ideas and findings to the board, clients and key stakeholders
  • Directing a team of account managers and executives
  • Nurturing and developing junior talent
  • Pitching new business and developing new opportunities with existing client accounts
  • Developing a wide network and nurturing key contacts

The PR Account Director should possess the following experience and credentials:

Required:

  • Extensive experience within the B2B PR sector
  • A strong industry network and contacts
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Proven track record of successfully devising and implementing PR campaigns and strategies
  • Polished presenter adept at explaining PR ideas and outcomes to senior client decision makers
  • Strong written communication skills (including PR content and proposals)
  • Ability to develop strong relationships
  • Commercial acumen and experience of developing new business
  • Management experience of developing individuals and overseeing performance

Advantageous:

  • Specific experience within the B2B technology sector

What’s on Offer

  • A competitive salary
  • Flexibility on hours and two days a week remote working
  • Annual, performance-based bonuses and commission for client referrals
  • 27 days’ holiday throughout the year
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Season ticket loans to help with commuting and travel costs
  • Wellbeing and mental health support
  • Ambition coaching with your own personal Ambition Mentor
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Choice of company mobile phone or increased pension contribution
  • Early finish on pay day
  • Awesome creative work environment with a friendly, supportive team

Bluetree Recruits is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Bluetree Recruits Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

We offer equal opportunities to all candidates regardless of race, religion, gender, sexuality, disability, age and other protected status as required by applicable law.

We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.

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Job Title:
PR Account Director
Location:
Kingston, Surrey / WFH
Employment:
full-time
Salary:
£45,000 - £55,000 DOE plus benefits
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