Senior Account Manager/Account Director, Fashion PR (Maternity Cover)
Our Fashion team is looking for an exceptional, experienced and motivated Senior Account Manager/Account Director to join the team for a maternity cover.
You will join a lively, creative and talented team, leading them in delivering excellent performances for a wide range of exciting fashion clients.Please note that this is a fixed term maternity cover contract. Exact length of contract to be determined.
- Develop PR objectives and strategy that satisfy the clients brief, balancing strategic thinking, creativity and budget
- Keep abreast of developments in the marketing/communications industry to ensure thorough, relevant client counsel is delivered
- Maintain close and regular client liaison, anticipating potential problem areas, devising solutions and discussing these with the Senior Team as appropriate
- Maintain a network of contacts across broad media and proactively meet senior media/journalists
- Press release and document writing targeted to relevant target audiences
- Motivate and leader of your team, including providing guidance on planning of client programs and identifying training needs
- Take responsibility for delivering client programs to budget and account for all aspects of client billing, closely monitoring billing and budget reconciliations
- Seek out opportunities for organic client growth
Our ideal candidate is:
- Currently operating at Senior Account Manager or Account Director level
- Must have strong fashion brands experience across womenswear, menswear, and accessories
- Wide range of extensive contacts in fashion sector and media relations
- Experience managing and motivating team members
- Strong agency experience
- Passionate about creativity and ideas generation and inspires colleagues
- Proven ability to devise and provide brand strategy
- Must thrive under pressure
- Confident and upbeat persona both with colleagues and clients
- Experience managing and motivating junior team members
Please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
No agencies, please.