Haggie Partners, Corporate PR Account Manager - Urgent Hire
Haggie Partners is one of the UK’s leading communications consultancies in the financial services sector.
Based in the heart of the City of London, we have been trading for over 30 years and have a lengthy list of loyal clients.
We are looking for an experienced account manager to join our talented team.
Your core objectives will include developing your knowledge about clients’ PR and wider business objectives, evaluating clients’ planned PR objectives strategically on a weekly basis, and tactically on a daily basis and working with the account team to ensure the client contract and communications objectives are met.
Day to day duties include managing client PR plans and calendars, drafting and distributing press releases and identifying media opportunities and arranging interviews.
In return, you will receive a competitive salary and pension, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays rising to 30 after 5 years’ service, private health care (after a year of service), lifestyle discounts, fun team events and crucially, a brilliant opportunity to develop your PR career in a creative and supportive environment.
You may also act as a mentor to less senior team members.
To be considered for this position you must have the following skills and experience:
- Solid B2B/corporate PR experience
- Excellent media relations skills and a strong news sense
- Solid relationship-building skills
- Impeccable writing skills
- Keen eye for detail
Salary: £35k - £38k gross per year depending on experience plus pension and discretionary performance-related bonus.
Our normal working hours are 8.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday.
Please apply with a covering letter of not more than 300 words and a recent CV by completing the application form below.
Deadline for applications: 9 June 2019.