by | Jan 8, 2021

Account Manager / Senior Account Manager UK

Basingstoke, Hampshire.
Permanent.
c. £30,000pa +
Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary ££
  • Group Life Insurance (3 x basic salary)
  • WeCare Benefit inc 24/7 GP Service, online Keep Fit and Mental Health Support
  • Pension Scheme
  • Free 24/7 gym membership including pool, spa, and classes
  • Increasing annual leave entitlement – capped at 30 days
  • An additional day off on your birthday
  • Flexible working
  • Structured career development and training opportunities
  • Inter-office travel scheme (lockdown dependant)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free railcard
  • Early finish Fridays
  • Weekly team events such as Touchdown Trivia and Snap Cup
  • Quarterly socials and frequent team activities (lockdown dependant)

Main Duties:

  • Manage outreach and pitching opportunities 
  • Develop and plan creative content, manage case studies, research ideas and personalise external outreach
  • Ensure all social media channels are being used effectively and proactively
  • Manage client and staff meetings, provide day to day mentoring and direction to direct reports
  • Ensure you are aware of all client coverage as it appears; manage sell-back process as needed
  • Take responsibility of features databases
  • Find opportunities to pitch; develop relevant, winning pitches
  • Manage accurate reporting process
  • Maintain high standards and accuracy whilst managing a number of small, global teams 
  • Assisting the Account Director with managerial tasks 

Skills and Experience:

  • At least 3-5 years’ experience working in a PR agency environment is desirable 
  • Must have experience of working within the technology PR industry
  • Outstanding create writing abilities are essential 
  • A qualification or degree in a relevant subject is preferable 
  • Experience of managing a team 

Why Touchdown PR? 

  • Leading international B2B technology PR agency
  • Number 1 UK Tech PR agency outside of London 
  • Number 7 UK Tech PR agency 
  • Top 20 US Tech PR agency
  • Headquartered in Basingstoke, Hampshire with offices in USA, France, Germany, APAC and the Netherlands
  • Office within walking distance of nearest train station and high street

How to apply? 

Send your up to date CV Alexandra Morris at

careers@touchdownpr.com.