As avid readers of the Prohibition blog will know we are always looking for new talented recruits that are hungry to succeed and develop themselves in a fun and hard working environment. We have a rapidly expanding team of twelve here in Leeds due to a plethora of recent client wins. If you have an interest in all things integrated PR and clever campaigns, then drop us your CV with an email telling us why you think you would suit joining us.
Currently, we are looking for a new account executive and a new account manager you can find out more about that role here.
At Prohibition we pride ourselves on the creativity and knowledge of our staff. We all work as client-facing consultants and so we look for strong people.
Here are our latest job vacancies
PR Account Manager
Apply before 2017-05-29
We are looking for an experienced public relations manager to work in a growing fun team of 12 in Leeds that has been winning awards for the last five years. This exciting new role has been created due to our rapid growth and winning of new business, it includes several well known high street consumer brands as well as some interesting B2B clients.
This account manager will be responsible for managing excellent day-to-day client work, generating high quality traditional and social media coverage, and building relationships with clients and the media. An integral part of the team, you need to be passionate about the media agenda, knowing what makes a great story and delivering innovative and creative campaigns that have a commercial impact for clients. We are looking for someone who enjoys working in a fast paced environment and thrives on getting results.
As an agency we are committed to our employee's career development and every year you will be provided off-site PRCA and CIPR training to ensure you stay up to speed with the latest developments in the industry.
*Devise creative public relations strategies that fit the client's profile
*Develop effective PR plans using appropriate strategies and tactics
*Organise and coordinate PR activities
*Use a variety of channels to maximise the company's exposure
*Arrange for interviews or public speaking events and construct press releases
*Advise company on handling sensitive public issues to preserve reputation
*Assess opportunities for sponsorships and other partnerships and manage relations
*Analyse results of PR campaigns or efforts and prepare reports
* Plan and implement cohesive PR strategies.
* Working to raise the media profile of clients alongside increasing their brand reputation and displaying them as experts in their field.
*You will be directly responsible for three account executives.
* Play a supporting role in New Business.
* Maintaining the standard of press material and that any crisis are managed effectively.
*Experience as public relations executive or similar role of at least two years
*Experience of managing junior team members
*Solid knowledge of social media
*Excellent communication and presentation skills;
*Ability to build strong relationships with key people or organizations
*A desire to learn and develop your career
*Strong understanding of both traditional and digital public relations
*Curious – a desire to learn, improve, apply new knowledge and develop self
*Excellent grasp of clients’ marketplaces, audiences and routes to market
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Creative thinker and problem solver
*Commercially aware and decisive
*Organised with excellent time management skills
*Supportive, inspiring and motivational team player
*Personal drive and passion for the industry
*Self-aware and able to adapt personal style and approach to clients and team
*Ability to juggle multiple and changing priorities
*Ability to assimilate information quickly and recommend a practical response
*A creative mind partnered with the ability to find the best practical solutions
*BSc/BA in PR, marketing or similar field
Expanding PR Team
Our team work hard to deliver award-winning digital PR and social media marketing campaigns. All we want from our newbies is some kind of passion for your role and your work. We’re constantly on the search for the best social media and digital PR account executives, account managers and account directors in the north.
You should have some relevant experience of online PR and/or social media, content creation or community management. Try and make yourself stand out from the pack and give us a reason to call you in for a visit.
I want to work with you…
If you want to know more about working with team Prohibition, drop us a tweet to @prohibitionpr. Or if you can get in touch over e-mail with a note detailing your overwhelming talents (like a covering email, CV, LinkedIn or blog example). Feel free to send your emails to: hireme @ prohibitionpr.co.uk.
We will look forward to hearing from you, good luck.