Account Manager 

Following some exciting new client wins, we are creating a brand new role for an experienced Account Manager.

Set-up in 2017, our consultancy focuses on devising creative, integrated communications that deliver tangible outcomes and a lasting impact by shaping perceptions and shifting behaviours.

We provide strategic PR advice, develop creative plans and deliver exceptional integrated work across industry sectors including: transport, technology, financial and professional services, logistics, trade associations, aerospace, events and travel.  

This role is ideal for someone who is looking for a company where they can rapidly grow, take on additional responsibility and participate in a wide variety of projects, client work and new business.  

You will be working across corporate, B2B and B2C clients from day 1. You will help develop junior team members and work closely with the senior team to achieve organic client growth and new business wins.

Core tasks will include:

  • Day to Day Lead on specified accounts
  • Account team management ensuring excellent standards of delivery
  • Oversight and creation of media materials e.g. press releases, boilerplates, Q and As etc.
  • News and feature spotting, securing, drafting and approval
  • Sell-ins and a range of other media engagement activity
  • Oversight, creation and execution of social media content
  • Idea origination
  • Industry networking
  • Participation in new business proposals and pitches
  • Development of junior team members including Line Management responsibilities
  • Monthly report writing and reviewing

Critical skills required include:

  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • 1 year plus at Account Manager level or equivalent in-house experience preferred
  • B2B and corporate experience
  • Ability to be commercial and analytical about account work
  • In-depth understanding of social media and evolving platforms
  • Strong time management skills
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite
  • Understanding the management of accounts, and the measurement and evaluation of activity

Salary: available on request

Office in Victoria, London. Team currently working remotely for the majority of the time with a view to returning on a 5-day in the office per fortnight basis from October 2021 (Covid-19 permitting).

How to apply 

Please send CVs and covering letters to [email protected] by 30th September 2021.

Please include in your application that you heard about this opportunity through the Taylor Bennett Foundation.