Senior Account Manager - TV

Premier's World Class Television team is looking for a senior account manager to work across its roster of consumer accounts.

The role will look after some of the most amazing content being produced right now, for clients who are at the cutting edge of television production.

We operate hybrid office/remote working and can offer flexible hours.

A minimum three years' PR experience is required. Television unit/production experience is ideal but more important is a love of television and a positive attitude.

Job Function

To manage and maintain existing client business on a day-to-day basis and help win new business for Premier. To direct the work of any junior staff in your area as necessary.

Key tasks (Client accounts)

  • To deputise for the team Account Director when required
  • Manage day-to-day running of specific client accounts and fulfilling the agreed brief
  • Devise PR strategies to meet clients'/potential clients' briefs
  • Attend and lead client meetings as required
  • Provide client counsel on strategy and campaign delivery
  • Draft and present proposal and review documents
  • Oversee accurate and prompt press coverage distribution to all clients
  • Oversee team compilation and distribution of client reports and press materials to a high standard
  • Organise and manage press briefings and launches
  • Pro-active feature placement
  • Read and monitor key media for client cuttings and associated coverage
  • Possess and continue to develop excellent TV, showbiz, news, features, and trade contacts
  • Identify additional revenue opportunities from existing clients
  • Initiate new business contacts and help to prepare new business proposals
  • Offer input into other client accounts and proposals
  • Direct the work of any junior staff in your area to an excellent standard of delivery and to deadline
  • Inform senior managers of any client/media/personnel challenges

Key Tasks (Company-wide)

  • Follow all house systems and styles
  • Ensure the contact database is up to date and inform all staff of any key media changes
  • Provide the Director of Entertainment and Television with accurate information for contracting and accounts procedures
  • Occasional group responsibilities as requested

You will report to SJ Peyton, Director of Television.

Applications with CV and cover letter to jobs@premiercomms.com with Senior Account Manager – TV in the subject.

We do read every CV sent in but can only respond to those that seem to be a good fit. We wish everyone good luck with their job search.

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