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Account Director – Consumer/Booze/FMCG

Location London
Salary £45,000.00 - £50,000.00
Job Type Permanent

Account Director / – Consumer FMCG / retail

£competitive and exceptional additional benefits

£ 45-47K


B2B, Digital, marketing, press/media rela’s

Full time / perm

Direct from the employer:

“A really nice, creative consumer portfolio, retailer/booze experience would be a great bonus but not a deal breaker”

Looking to progress your PR career in-house yet enjoy exceptional agency benefits? This Account Director role could provide the ideal solution!

Role: This is a fantastic opportunity for a PR professional who wants to develop their career working with a major supermarket brand client, and a team of 20 people. You’ll be an established SAM or an established AD seeking a new challenge; working on news stories, experiential activity and part of a busy press office. Reporting to a Senior Associate Director you’ll be working with drink brands, including alcoholic; specialbuys; as well as on specific projects and events.

Key attributes:

  • Retail, FMCG and drinks PR experience, ideally including alcoholic drink brands
  • Relish working in a fast paced environment and have experience of managing a busy press office, as you’ll be overseeing  the day-to-day activity of the client’s PR team
  • Strategically minded with outstanding project management skills
  • Strong team leader with the ability to be hands on, lead by example and motivate other team members
  • Excellent cross channel PR skills – understand all types of media and how they work, generating news angles and achieving fantastic coverage
  • An outstanding storyteller, with experiential, engaging social media campaigns, and event experience
  • Ability to provide strategic counsel
  • Commercially astute and decisive
  • Demonstrate a flair for growing revenue organically through strategic and creative recommendations
  • Resourceful trouble shooter who can apply their initiative and ‘create solutions’ rather than dwell on problems
  • Responsible for generating additional fees through strategic and creative recommendations, including proposal writing.

The rewards:

The chance to experience an ‘in-house’ role whilst retaining a leading agency’s support, training and exceptional additional benefits, including a competitive salary, private healthcare, a contributory pension and performance related bonuses, plus much more.

With centrally based offices in London, the agency offers a creative, energetic and encouraging environment for its 50+ members of staff. You will be joining a highly successful agency with a multitude of esteemed awards to its name, that has seen consistent growth year on year.

If you believe you have the skills and experience to lead a major supermarket brand for an award-winning PR consultancy, act now and send your CV for consideration.

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Job Title: Account Director - Consumer/Booze/FMCG
Reference: RW592139

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