PR Account Manager

One Voice Media is Exeter’s largest and longest established PR consultancy.  Offering services in PR, marketing, social media, digital comms, event management and media buying, the consultancy has a portfolio of exciting clients across a broad variety of sectors including retail, leisure, tourism, agriculture, business and events. 

One Voice Media offers an environment which is professional, creative and supportive. 

We are seeking an individual who loves to write and has the skills to match, is an avid consumer of all types of media (from social to newspapers / news sites) and is a confident communicator.  The right person for this role will be organised, confident, creative and a real team player.  The person will have a minimum of four years’ experience in PR and marketing, either at an agency or in-house.

Account Manager

Job Description

Main client day to day liaison.  Drive forward and manage accounts with support of both junior and senior team members.

  • Lead on the activity on each account
  • Act as main client liaison point
  • Manage timelines, project plans, trackers and budgets where relevant
  • Plan and deliver on regular client meetings, catch ups, targets
  • Attend client meetings (e.g. work planning meetings / conference calls / update meetings)
  • Develop, with the team, creative solutions to campaigns and ensure client work is fresh/dynamic
  • Evaluate campaigns and produce post-campaign reports, using tools including Analytics, Insights and return on investment, to assess success
  • Ensure regular reports go to clients on time (e.g. weekly report every Friday)
  • Manage tasks on each account, dividing tasks, overseeing each project to ensure that everything is delivered on time and to deadline
  • Carry out account work including:
    • Leading on ‘sell in’ calls to media – creating sell in tables, dividing calls, making calls, logging responses, sharing updated tables with directors
    • Drafting copy including press releases
    • Issuing press releases
    • Checking media lists are accurate and appropriate
    • Drafting and overseeing social media calendars / activity
    • Creating and managing competitions
  • Support and develop junior team members, providing guidance and feedback on work before it is sent to directors
  • Lead on development of campaigns, feeding in creatively, facilitating brainstorms and drafting campaign plans
  • Weekly meetings with directors to update on work and consult on issues where required
  • Ensure all written work / plans / key decisions are signed off by directors
  • Feed into new business work as required / attend new business pitches as required

The role is 40 hours per week, from Monday to Friday.  Travel and occasional evening or weekend work may be required.

To apply for this position please email your CV and an example of a press release or feature you have written to lisa@onevoicemedia.co.uk

No agencies please