Senior Account Director – PR Agency


Main Objective:

The main responsibility of the Senior Account Director will be to secure earned editorial across select Lifestyle and Consumer media channels

The ideal candidate must have a comprehensive understanding of the changing local and global media landscape, marketing, social media and PR disciplines. The role will require the consultant to use these skills for developing and implementing communications strategies and plans for key projects. The individual must be able to manage his/her own time and workload, work well under pressure and be a key team player. Attendance and participation at events, industry-related trade shows will also be required.

Requirements

  • A degree in communications or other relevant experience
  • Minimum of eight years of PR agency experience is required
  • Candidates must have strong Brand and Lifestyle PR experience
  • Excellent writing and media relations skills are critical
  • A thorough understanding of social media is essential
  • Sound crisis management capabilities are non-negotiable
  • An intimate knowledge of local media and social landscape
  • Overall understanding of the global media landscape

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Opportunity Details:


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Johannesburg

Sector:

Management


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