PR Senior Account Manager, B2B tech, c£35k #PR

£32000 to £35000 per annum
02 Apr 2013
30 Apr 2013
Kate Morgan
Business Type
Communications & PR
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is an international B2B technology PR consultancy with offices in Surrey. They are currently looking for an experienced PR Account Manager or Senior Account Manager to join their passionate team.

The focus of the agency is B2B and technology; however, they would consider excellent candidates from other market sectors as long as you genuinely believe and can evidence that you can cut it in a B2B tech environment.

Key Responsibilities -
- Primary point of contact and trusted advisor on PR activities
- Reporting into the Account Director taking a growing percentage of the load as you grow into the position
- Day to day contact with target media to generate coverage opportunities and to develop positive ongoing relationships with key journalists in trades, verticals and nationals
- Direct contact and visibility with clients, with responsibility for specific campaigns and activity plans, goal setting and managing relationship
- Writing a variety of copy, from press releases, to media alerts, blog posts, commentary and market reports
- Managing relationships with your writers and content team to receive verbal brief from client, prepare written brief, coach and advise, then proof and approve copy prior to submission
- Active involvement in blogs and social networks on behalf of clients and the agency
- Clear understanding of SEO in release writing and blog posts, the role and importance of social media, as well as an appreciation of the position of PR in the marketing mix
- An understanding or experience of broader B2B marketing is preferred

Benefits include a laptop, mobile phone and car parking space amoung standard benefits like pension scheme and private health cover.

If you are looking for your next step then please apply ASAP with your CV and covering letter to Kate Morgan at Blue Skies.
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