Calling Senior PR Account Managers with 6 years’ experience.
Want to join the PR division of one of SA’s well known and award-winning independent advertising agencies? You’ll need good financial services knowledge, great media contacts and be a master at pitching stories.
The role is based in Cape Town and reports to the Account Director.
- A relevant degree
- Minimum six years working for a PR agency
- Experience working in financial services PR advantageous
- Understanding of the financial services industry, financial markets, asset management, personal finance and basic economics
- Strong writing skills
- Excellent media release pitcher
- Established relationships with journalists and industry contacts
- Driver’s license
- Oversee and direct media campaigns
- Develop and draft communication programmes
- Develop presentations for clients
- Plan and manage events
- Manage client expectations
- Develop and manage projects/programmes, including implementation of plans, evaluation mechanisms, budgets and timelines
- Be the client’s primary day-to-day contact
- Keeps track of deliverables and ensures they are met
SHOULD YOU NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE WITHIN 3 WORKING DAYS OF YOUR APPLICATION PLEASE TAKE IT THAT YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN UNSUCCESSFUL.