Leeds Roundhay

PR & Content Account Director

(Permanent and 12-month contract both available)

Are you an ambitious PR Account Director with consumer agency experience? You will have a strong track record in developing creative strategies, working with big consumer brands. You must be highly commercial with a strong creative flair for creating stand-out campaigns.

Responsibilities include:

  • Driving accounts forward, offering strategic advice to clients daily
  • Managing and mentoring junior members of the team, helping them fulfil client briefs and taking responsibility of quality control
  • Creating and leading new business documents and pitches from idea generation through to delivery
  • In-depth understanding across all social channels and experience of creating and managing social strategy and posts
  • Working with influencers for PR campaigns and advising on best practice
  • Creating news worthy campaigns to generate mass reach and awareness
  • Translating technically challenging subject matter into engaging stories
  • Understanding SEO and how content can influence it
  • Experience of traditional platforms and journalist liaisons
  • Being commercially minded with experience of planning and executing budgets
  • Evaluating best use of tracking and measurement tools to provide best use of ROI

We’re looking for someone who strives in a fast-paced dynamic environment, with a fun and enthusiastic can-do attitude.

You will be highly organised and be able to provide examples of new business pitch wins and have vast experience in running a team and accounts.

We’re keen to hear from people looking for a permanent role (five or four days a week) or freelancers who can commit to a four-day (min) a week contract for 12 months. The role is based at our Roundhay, Leeds office.

If you’re interested in applying, please send your CV and covering letter to comms.jobs@homeagency.co.uk.