B2B PR Senior Account Manager, 4-5 days per week with homeworking options

Location
London with homeworking
Salary
£competitive
Posted
15 Jan 2021
Closes
15 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Permanent

B2B PR Senior Account Manager

£competitive + flexible working (full-time or 4 days a week)

Want to work across a diverse range of clients in the creative sectors, tech, data and more?
Want to work with a creative, enthusiastic team of clever comms people?

Velvet PR, an award-winning, independent, (mostly) B2B PR agency is looking for a senior account manager to join our creative, diverse, results-hungry team. We’ve been fans of flexible working and homeworking (before any lockdown) and have bases in West London and Covent Garden.

What’s the role?

  • You’ll be working across clients in marcoms (design, advertising, brand etc) as well as data, tech and a few consumer clients. You’ll be able to:
  • Run the day-to-day on accounts in your portfolio
  • Put together B2B PR strategies for existing and prospective clients
  • Manage campaigns from start to finish
  • Liaise with clients and journalists, and pitch ideas to press
  • Write/edit press releases, thought pieces, comments and blogs
  • Plan social media campaigns
  • Source and secure a wide range of opportunities for key spokespeople

Do you fit the bill?

We’re looking for:

  • An experienced account manager or senior account manager ready for their next B2B PR role (ideally 4 years plus in B2B PR)
  • You’ll be a dab hand at writing press releases, blogs, and comments
  • You’ll have solid experience of managing campaigns from brief to completion
  • You’ll have a nose for a story and pitch your ideas confidently to commissioning, features or news editors – and speaker and podcast organisers too
  • Client liaison and management will be second nature to you
  • As will juggling a portfolio of accounts – always with strong support – with skill and a high level of organisational skills
  • You’ll work well under pressure
  • A strong understanding of the advertising/design/technology/marketing industries will be a bonus – but you’ll be able to quickly acquire this
  • You will be good at building your own, lasting relationships with journalists and clients

If you fit the bill, send your CV and covering letter via the application method below

Velvet is an award-winning B2B PR agency specialising in clever communications on all channels for the creative industries and the data and tech sectors. We work with hungry entrepreneurs to some of the biggest names in marcoms, and we’ve earned the respect of clients and journalists alike in 18 years in business.

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