Public Relations

PR Account Manager

Job description

Job type: Full-time (part-time available)
Salary: £28k – £35k

In this role, you’ll be the first point of contact for your clients and must be confident and speak with authority on campaign activity and provide valuable advice and counsel. 

About you

Passionate – You’ll be an avid supporter of the team and your clients
Ambitious – You will propel client success and success for the agency as a whole
Curious – You’ll have a thirst for knowledge and use this curiosity to deliver incredible outcomes
Customer-focused – You will be a highly organised person with great attention to detail who thrives on developing and maintaining close relationships with clients

And finally, a cracking human being. We’re all about people at Strand PR.


Key responsibilities

  • Manage multiple accounts; develop positive working relationships with all customer touch points
  • Drive client retention, renewals, upsells and client satisfaction
  • Working closely with clients to develop strategies
  • Create and distribute compelling press releases, pitches and media kits
  • Update administrative elements of account management – coverage reports, status reports, media lists
  • Leverage technical tools and data to manage campaigns to exceed expectations


  • Develop and implement strategic plans to manage and grow accounts
  • Get to know your client needs, work to anticipate them and identify new business opportunities within your portfolio
  • Prepare campaign insights reporting, including analysis and research
  • Demonstrable experience of running PR campaigns and communications accounts
  • Excellent writing skills and attention to detail
  • Sound understanding of both traditional and digital communications
  • Being involved in the pitching for new business and developing PR proposals

Your skills

Former journalist with NCTJ is preferred


Ideally agency experience or in-house managing multiple brands


Capable of building strong relationships with our clients


Excellent listening and presentation skills


Sharp attention to detail

Send your CV

Send your CV and covering letter to laura@strand-pr.co.uk