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Finance PR Account Manager

Job Title: Finance PR Account Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
REF: 2982_1597149680
Contact Name: Georgia Hanley
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

I have an exciting PR Account Manager opportunity for a specialist agency focusing on financial and professional services clients. They are well-regarded for achieving excellent results for our clients in the most influential national and international media. Clients include private equity, hedge funds, law firms, small banks, other specialist non-bank lenders and accountancy firms. This is an excellent opportunity for someone currently in a PR role or a Copywriter or Journalist within the financial or Professional Services sector.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Lead in building and managing business relationships, providing strategy and direction whilst exhibiting best practice
  • Overseeing operational performance of accounts
  • Driving innovative and creative communications,
  • Directing media engagement strategies, crafting newsworthy stories and delivering coverage for clients
  • Proactively work in a fast-paced and creative environment
  • Build and maintain relationships
  • Strong client handling skills; experience of delivering decisive corporate counsel to clients

Person Specification:

  • Numeracy and an interest in finance and professional services is crucial; along with first class written and oral communications skills and the ability to win the confidence of senior clients.
  • The right candidate will need plenty of news sense and creativity in order to take responsibility for developing our clients' media strategies.
  • Experience of managing and mentoring more junior team members.