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A marketing communications agency with a mix of exciting clients from fashion, food and entertainment is looking for a talented PR Account Director to join them. The focus will be on premium food and drink brands. This is a wonderful opportunity for a natural ‘foodie’ with a passion in this area and previous B2B and B2C experience. A good understanding of social platforms, strategic and performance is a must, along with excellent client relation skills. This is a great time to join a growing agency with new opportunities and further growth for 2021 and beyond! 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Experience in a public relations role (most likely agency side) with a focus on B2B and B2C food & drink PR and social good knowledge of the trade; grocery, hospitality and food service, consumer food/drink print, digital media landscapes and contacts.   
  • Solid experience in PR and social campaign planning, strategy, insights, ideation, budgets, delivery and evaluation 
  • Experience of planning and running influencer programmes with a wealth of contacts 
  • Experience running journalist/influencer events and press trips and be confident defining KPIs and measuring campaign performance and merchandising results to clients 
  • Appreciates broader integrated comms mix – brand, advertising, digital and social 

Key Requirements: 

  • A friendly, honest and warm personality 
  • A ‘can do’ attitude and prepared to roll sleeves up and get involved in project delivery at all levels 
  • Demonstrate tenacity 
  • Be an excellent communicator, writer and presenter 
  • Have senior gravitas 
  • Be a good team motivator 


If you have the relevant experience and this opportunity sounds interesting to you, please get in touch with a copy of your CV as soon as possible via the form below.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

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