PR & Marketing Account Manager

We are looking for a proactive, passionate and hard-working PR & Marketing Account Manager to join our full-service integrated agency.

We are looking for a proactive, passionate and hard-working PR & Marketing Account Manager to join our full-service integrated agency. The successful candidate will work as part of an award-winning team and will contribute to live projects on a local, regional, national and international level.

Responsibilities and Duties

As a key member of our marketing team, we’re looking for someone with clear experience across the following:

  • Copywriting and proofreading
  • Public Relations
  • Marketing communications – digital and traditional (including email communications, SEO, PPC/Adwords, social media, research, direct mail)
  • Communications strategy
  • End to end Account Management (agency or in house)
  • Analysis, data and reporting

Qualifications and Skills

The right candidate will have a genuine love for this field, a thirst to get started and showcase their skills, as well as develop new, engaging and result-focused strategies for clients. We’re looking for someone who is analytically focused and able to make data-driven recommendations, but also someone who isn’t afraid to think outside of the box.

Essential:

  • Be educated to degree level with a relevant qualification in marketing, or similar subject
  • 2 – 3 years’ broad experience in a marketing, communications, public relations or advertising role
  • Previous client facing experience and account management skills
  • High level of experience with email marketing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience in managing multiple clients at once, with a positive, can-do attitude
  • Able to work independently, using initiative, as well as part of a busy team
  • A self-starter who can put forward and initiate their ideas
  • A team player who is happy to get stuck in and help the rest of the team
  • Ability to work to deadlines and cope positively with time pressure across ongoing and project work
  • Experience of PPC and AdWords. Knowledge of advanced techniques such as remarketing/retargeting would also be a plus
  • Experience in running social media channels and communities on behalf of clients and an understanding of the management tools associated with running multiple accounts
  • Experience of liaising with the media, pitching stories, writing press releases, utilising databases and delivering PR campaigns
  • Full UK drivers license and transportation

We’d also like:

  • Excellent copywriting skills and experience of writing for brands
  • Strong creative mindset, ability to think outside of the box and see a story, idea or potential angle where there appears to be none
  • Experience in managing photoshoots and video filming
  • Content creation skills
  • An understanding of SEO, past experience of running SEO audits and campaigns, as well as the ability to navigate and report on data from Google Analytics highly desirable
  • Ease in adapting and understanding various industries is a must in this role as our clients are varied across a number of industries
  • Understand of both B2B and B2C communications strategies
  • Experience with CRM systems
  • Experience in or a desire to get involved with team management
  • An interest in proposal writing support alongside the PR & Marketing and management team
  • Experience/understanding/knowledge of the horseracing industry would offer a distinct advantage

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Marketing: 3 years (Preferred)
  • If you’re interested in joining us and think you fit the bill, please send your CV and Cover Letter to our Creative Director, John on  john@cubiq.co.uk.