Account manager – PR

We are looking for an account manager to join our PR team, working across a range of clients in fields ranging from travel and hospitality to automotive, technology and retail. If you are bright, personable, proactive and have excellent written English and attention to detail, we would love to hear from you.

Tasks will include liaising with clients and journalists, creating grammatically-perfect press releases, assisting on events, managing editorial and awards calendars and you’ll be responsible for the creation of a variety of social media content. The right person for the job will be a self-starter who is brimming with ideas and able to turn their hand from writing about anything from horses and holiday parks to high-voltage transformers and hybrid engines.

The following skills are essential:

·       Ability to write well and grasp new subjects easily (you may be asked to take a test)

·       Attention to detail

·       Faultless grammar and spelling

The following would be both preferable and useful:

·       Knowledge of InDesign

·       Knowledge of Photoshop

·       Video editing experience

This is a Lancaster-based full-time position as part of a hardworking and growing team of events organisers, PR experts, writers and designers.

Salary negotiable depending on experience.

To apply, please email ellie@contactswa.com with a copy of your CV and outlining why you think you’re right for the job.