PR Account Manager
We are looking for an Account Manager to join our PR team.
Who are we?
At Teamspirit, we’re on a mission. We are a lively, creative bunch of individuals determined to ‘transform the world of finance for the better’. As specialists in financial services, we work with clients to engage and change behaviours: we were the first to use mobile in our sector, the first to use gamification to get millennials to engage with their pensions and have created thought leadership firsts that have made front page news.
We work with some of the highest profile brands in the UK, win lots of new business (over 25 new accounts last year) and our client satisfaction scores are some of the highest in the industry. We are now looking for an Account Manager to join our team.
We are always looking to people who can add to our great culture and bring new and diverse experiences to the table. We work in an open, fun, flexible and collaborative environment.
Teamspirit is a full-service communications agency that partners with some of the most exciting financial and professional service businesses in the UK and further afield; from the newest money-saving apps to household names with an international footprint.
We believe in giving our team the tools they need to learn, and allowing you to develop your career in the way that suits you. Whatever you want from your professional future, we can help you transform it for the better.
What will you be doing?
You will be responsible for day to day management of client accounts. You will take lead role in developing relationships with key media, clients and any other third parties that help us create great client campaigns – from influencers to research agencies. You will support Account Directors in preparing business proposals and budgets for client work. Finally, you will assist in identifying new business opportunities and creating great proposals and pitches.
Media relations - Ensuring written materials such as comments and press releases are client ready, pitching stories and maintaining relationships with journalists, producers, influencers and podcasters.
- Event handling - Designing client virtual / in-person events and coordinating accompanying media strategy.
- Creative / Presentation / Client Handling / New business - Contribute to developing case studies of client work, manage the process of creating pitch content, and presenting to prospective clients.
- Social Media - Providing creative input to content and postings, as well as spotting opportunities and trends.
There are also ample opportunities to get involved in shaping the future of our business and following your own passions – whether it be working on internal marketing, diversity, or social.
If you are a great communicator who is enthusiastic, love financial services, are able to manage client accounts, and want to work where are given the opportunity to realise your potential, then this is the place for you!
We’re very proud of our people-first culture and are 100% committed to providing an environment where each and every employee feels empowered to be themselves and thrive every day. In terms of benefits we provide everything you would expect – profit-related pay, up to 5% matched pension, private medical insurance, cycle to work scheme and volunteer days.
Great minds don’t think alike. We are committed to diversity as well as inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to the principles of affirmative action. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status If you require any reasonable accessibility support, please email us.