Camron PR is seeking an upbeat and motivated Account Director to join its London office. The ideal candidate is a highly organized and detail-oriented individual with 4-6 years of experience in public relations. The candidate should have a proven track record of implementing successful PR campaigns and placing feature stories within top tier media. A strong understanding of and interest in design, culture and/or travel is key.
The individual who fills this position will be responsible for playing a major role in the execution of communication, event and creative strategies, while serving as deputy to the team’s Senior Associate Director.
Provide strategic and tactical support to the Senior Associate Director (team leader)
Generate feature placement in appropriate titles
Manage PR campaigns for a diverse portfolio of design, hospitality and lifestyle brands
Prioritise diverse workload and act as first point of contact across portfolio of accounts
Write and produce presentations, new business strategies and press releases
Organise promotional events such as press conferences, creative installations and press trips
Create pitching grids and media strategies planned to client priorities
Liaise with clients regarding press requests, events and overall strategy
Organise client media briefings and meetings
Line manage two members of staff
5+ years PR experience, “agency” experience a plus
Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field is a plus
Strong and established senior media relationships in design and lifestyle media
Strong experience in event management
Strategic thinker and team player with the ability to multi-task on a diverse portfolio of design and hospitality accounts
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Event experience and the ability to plan PR campaigns
Knowledge and/or interest of design, travel, home furnishings, arts or visual culture
Camron represents companies who understand the way in which design defines their businesses. Our clients operate in the field of design, or consider themselves design-minded in their approach to their business. This may be through collaborations with top designers, manufacturing products that demonstrate good design, environments that raise the bar through the clever and imaginative use of good design ideas, or design-driven technologies.
Camron PR clients include designers and architects, museums, galleries and festivals, furniture showrooms and retailers, hospitality brands, projects at the intersection of design and technology, and design-minded lifestyle brands. We represent clients in over 15 cities around the world and have colleagues fluent in French, German, Russian, Spanish and Italian. As an international agency, with offices in London, Milan, New York, Los Angeles and Shanghai, we work with clients globally, delivering a broad view on communications and developing creative strategies that take a global view into account.