PR Account Director

£40,000-£50,000 pa
1 week ago


We are delighted to be recruiting a PR Account Director with significant recent experience of Travel PR, within an agency or

in-house and has established senior contacts with the luxury, travel and lifestyle press.

Working within a communications consultancy specialising in the travel sector the PR Account Director salary will be £40-50K depending on experience.

Key responsibilities for the PR Account Director include;

  • Provide senior-level management and day-to-day direction of accounts
  • Provide counsel to clients on all aspects of their communications campaigns
  • Responsible for client servicing, planning and building long-term relationships with senior clients and other stakeholders
  • Pro-actively managing and developing a portfolio of accounts from the initial opportunity, to securing the client and delivering an excellent service
  • Providing overarching strategic direction into campaigns
  • P&L responsibility for your client portfolio
  • Ensure that all client services procedures are followed including monthly reporting and client meetings
  • Support the Directors on new business efforts
  • Grow existing clients, identify opportunities and sell those into clients across portfolio and sales, PR, marketing disciplines

The ideal PR Account Director will need;

  • Established senior contacts with the luxury, travel and lifestyle press
  • Significant recent experience of Travel PR, within an agency or in house
  • Media Relations – Conduct effective media calls and maintain and develop lasting relationships with media
  • Client Handling – Ability to lead and manage client relationships effectively
  • Writing – Demonstrate ability to research and write high-level and accurate copy; excellent attention to detail
  • Mentoring – Demonstrate ability to mentor and coach team members in their own career development.
  • Experience of initiating, maximising and sustaining PR, Sales & Marketing plans
  • New business – Demonstrate ability to lead pitches from initial brief to submission & presentation

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and results driven PR Account Director with a ‘can do’ attitude to join this growing organisation

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