PR Account Director / Account Manager (Sports PR)

England, Surrey, Kingston upon Thames
£30 - £50 per annum + 25 days' holiday + benefits!
18 May 2018
17 Jun 2018
Louisa Wetton
Job Type
Full Time

PR Account Director / Account Manager (Sports PR)

An established and well-respected communications agency based in Surrey is looking for an Account Director or Account Manager that is passionate about sport, to join its growing team!

The company

An exciting and vibrant communications agency based on the Surrey / London boarder with an impressive client base consisting of premium sporting brands, including a growing number of high end golf clients.

As an agency, the client boasts an outstanding reputation in the sports PR industry, not only for its enviable company culture but also its work with some of the industry's biggest and most loved sporting events!

You will:

* Act as main PR & media relations lead across a number of leading golf brands, under the direction of the CEO
* Lead client meetings and strategic and creative campaigns to secure high profile coverage
* Be responsible for managing equipment reviews and product tests with the media
* Liaise with relevant suppliers on all press and marketing activity
* Handle placement of client advertising and artwork to meet publication and digital deadlines
* Play a key role in new business pitches to grow the agency's client base

Key requirements for the role:

* Previous marketing / PR / journalism experience
* A passion for sport and understanding of the commercial sport industry
* Experience in a similar communications or media function at a mid-senior level
* Comfortable managing a junior team and working directly with the CEO on overall branding, promotion and advertising responsibilities as required

In return...

The Account Manager / Account Director will receive a competitive salary plus 25 days' holiday!

If you are interested in this Account Manager / Account Director role and have the relevant skills and experience, or want to contact me about other available roles, please do not hesitate to contact Louisa Wetton on or 0203 958 9097.

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