Account Director

Job Title: Account Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $95-115k + super
Reference: 131888
Job Published: June 26, 2019 16:45

Job Description

  • Award-winning mid-size B2B PR agency
  • Food & Bev, Entertainment and Lifestyle brands, local and global
  • Lead and grow a team, work with MD to shape agency strategy
  • $95-115k + super
Account Director for an award-winning mid-size PR agency. Lead and grow a team of 3, and collaborate with Managing Director on business strategy / business development
The Company
This award-winning Surry Hills PR agency specialise in B2B comms within Food & Bev, Lifestyle, Entertainment, and business thought leaders. With a track-record of retaining everyone in their team for over 5 years, they now have a unique opportunity for an Account Director to come on board and sit as 2nd in command to the Agency Director.
The Role
Working alongside their passionate Managing Director, you will take the reigns on day-to-day team management, and help shape and grow the agency with huge strategic input, and as much or little business development assistance as you would like.
You will find yourself:
  • Driving the creation of award-winning B2B campaigns across digital and social platforms, press releases, events, crisis management, and fostering partnerships with thought leaders and authors
  • Managing, inspiring and growing a current team of 3 PR superstars
  • Collaborating closely with the Managing Director to help shape future business strategy
  • Take hands-on responsibility for a small number of key clients
  • Identifying exciting opportunities for partnerships, collaborations, new client acquisitions, and improvements to campaign execution
The Ideal Person
  • An absolute people-person
  • 5+ Years of experience in the PR industry
  • Corporate B2B Comms experience (highly preferred)
  • Some mentoring or management responsibility that you wish to expand upon
  • Strong networks and contacts across the industry, including business influencers
The Benefits
  • $95-115k + super depending on experience
  • Excellent work/life balance – nobody in the office past 6pm
  • Quarterly “fun days” as chosen by the team
  • Flexible hours, work from home, early finishes
If this sounds like a great fit, please apply via the link and all suitable candidates will be contacted directly

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