If you have a natural talent and genuine love and passion for any or all of: PR, Public Affairs, all aspects of marketing, creative and design, and want to join our straight talking, collaborative and personable team, who genuinely care about our staff, clients, our work and its results then please send your details by completing the form below and attaching a recent CV.

If you want to find out more about us have a look though the summary below and our new website to find out if Social Communications is right for you.

In our 5th year and continuing our ongoing growth and development we are always keeping an eye out for talented individuals to join the Social Communications team across our Group offices in Manchester, Leeds and Bristol.

Social responsibility is central to our company ethos, and we work hard to foster a supportive, collaborative, enjoyable environment for our staff which promotes health and well-being. The Social team are given their birthdays off and enjoy free fresh fruit delivered to the office every week.

Current Opportunities


  • Title: Account Manager
  • Office: Bristol
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Posted: 12.10.2018
  • Closing date: N/A

Social Communications is looking for a PR Account Manager to join us in our South West office.

The South West office of Social Communications – a full-service PR, public affairs, marketing and creative agency – is looking for an Account Manager. Based in Bristol, we are a highly experienced team of ex-journalists, communications professionals, consultants and creative sparks.

We have a strong portfolio of clients across the property, retail, energy, housing and construction sectors – proudly promoting, defending and developing brands across the UK.

Due to a strong year and some new account wins in the housing, infrastructure and education sectors, we are looking for a dynamic Account Manager to support our PR and communications activity and project work.

The successful candidate will also help develop proposals and lead on activity with new and retained clients, across the country.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Plan and implement impactful PR campaigns and strategies
  • Combine creativity with knowledge of the media to recognise media angles and generate positive news coverage, profile pieces and features across a broad media spectrum including print, broadcast online and social media
  • Ability to write accurate, high-quality media releases and content for online platforms
  • Support in the reporting, analysis and evaluation of PR campaigns
  • Liaise with the client and act as key point of contact
  • Sell ideas and features to clients and media
  • Supervise account executives and Interns activity and workload
  • Fully participate in brainstorms and create workable programmes for new business and existing clients
  • Keep track of impending deadlines and ensure all work is completed in a timely manner
  • Participate in new business development including proposal writing

Skills:

We are looking for:

  • High level of writing skills and ability to adapt style for different audiences
  • Excellent publicity skills, a strong understanding of the media, editorial requirements and what makes a story
  • Ability to demonstrate creativity and innovative thinking
  • Experience of delivering impactful PR / comms campaigns from inception through to delivery
  • Ability to build relationships internally and externally, at all levels
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • A self-starter, demonstrates the ability to work independently, while maintaining team role
  • Strong administrative and project management skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines

Benefits:

You will be entitled to benefits including an iPhone, a day off on your birthday, support with training and flexible working.

Apply Now

Please complete the below form if you are interested in joining the Social Communications team:


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Many thanks for expressing interest in employment opportunities at Social Communications. Your enquiry will be reviewed by our team and, if there is interest in exploring further, we will be in touch.

If you do not hear from us please assume that we do not have a requirement matching your skills and experience at this time. Nonetheless we will keep your details on file for a period of 3 months and will let you know if our requirements change during that period. If you would like us to delete your personal information within that 3 month period please do not hesitate to let us know.

Thanks again for your interest in Social Communications.

Best wishes
The Social Communications Team