Account Manager position

Account Manager

We are looking for a full-on food/drink/lifestyle account manager with at least three years of experience. This is a PR and beyond kind of role and you’ll be working on some of the agency’s key accounts

 

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is proactive and motivated and is confident driving client campaigns forward
  • Brings with them some great media contacts and loves a national sell in!
  • Can manage, motivate and inspire junior team members
  • Has an understanding of the food and drink sector and a genuine passion for it
  • Has excellent client handling skills
  • Has an established interest in social media and experience of social media campaigns
  • Has an interest or experience in areas of marketing beyond PR

 

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Acting as the main day-to-day point of contact for client campaigns
  • Acting as a lynchpin for your client team, providing guidance to junior team members and supporting your account director on handling the client and campaign
  • Understands how client budgets work and ensures that timely and accurate invoicing and cost trackers
  • Working with the team to pitch and sell-in news stories and features
  • Developing and researching client proposals
  • Be part of an internal team responsible for best practices, people and culture, or marketing Phipps

 

Benefits

All roles at Phipps come with an exceptional benefits package including:

  • £350 wellbeing benefit which can be used towards health insurance, gym memberships, or fitness classes
  • Phipps £400: we understand the importance of having a life outside work and we like our team members to be well-rounded, so we offer a personal development allowance to use towards extracurricular training – this could be anything from photography to surfing, breadmaking to rock climbing, and more!
  • Early finish on Fridays
  • Team drinks and snacks every Thursday at weekly “Peaks & Pits” session
  • Quarterly team socials
  • travel insurance
  • critical illness insurance
  • loan for annual travel card
  • iPhone
  • Birthday off

 

To apply, send your CV with covering letter to askus@thisisphipps.com