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Senior Account Manager

Remuneration:R32000 - R36000 per month cost-to-company 
Benefits:Structured
Location:Johannesburg, Sandton
Remote work:Some remote work allowed
Education level:Degree
Job level:Mid/Senior
Own transport required:Yes
Travel requirement:Often
Type:Permanent
Reference:#LEW 02/10
Company:Lewyll Communications


So, you are looking to move your client service experience in PR forward to the next level - well, there is no better environment than to join the highly committed team of this award-winning agency. A great opportunity to progress your career working along-side some of the best mentors in the industry.

The appointment is for a mid - senior consultant who is somewhat of a hybrid, able to work across a corporate and consumer client base. 

If you have an unblemished track record of providing excellent service whilst building strong relationships with both clients and media, superior writing skills, and superb at pitching stories, we would like to view your CV ASAP.

If you do not hear from us within five working days of submission of your CV, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Requirements:
  • Must be the holder of a tertiary qualification in PR/communications.
  • Experience in an accredited PR agency is a must. A minimum of six years' post-graduation experience.  
  • Experience working on accounts in the across multiple industry sectors.
  • Superior interpersonal skills, in dealing with internal counterparts, clients and media - in the process, building strong, long-term relationships.
  • Have an understanding of the creative process and how to work effectively with internal and external creative resources.
  • Excellent organisational abilities, attention to detail and efficient time management skills.
  • A well established network of media contacts across print, digital and broadcast channels.
  • Existing relationships with bloggers and influencers.
  • Ability to operate as part of a team, as well as independently as required
  • To work across a mixed industry client portfolio - financial services would be highly advantageous
Skills:
  • A degree in public relations or communications (with PR as a major)
  • A minimum of 6 - 8 year's experience working in an accredited PR Agency
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a good command of the English language
  • The ability to build and maintain strong client relationships
  • Ability to deal with external clients a a Senior level
  • A valid Drivers license and a reliable vehicle


Posted on 28 Oct 10:37, Closing date 27 Dec

Apply by email

Michelle
michj@lewyll.co.za

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