Location:
Bristol

Salary:
£Competitive (depending on experience)

Benefits:

  • 25 days’ holiday, increasing to 29 after 2 years’ service (not including Bank holidays)
  • Additional holiday purchase scheme of up to 5 days per year
  • Additional 5 days’ holiday on your 5th anniversary year
  • Company pension scheme
  • Outstanding training and development programme
  • Well-being programme inc. weekly fruit delivery, monthly massages, eye-care vouchers
  • Refer a friend and new business incentives
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Refer a friend and new business incentives
  • Medical cash plan – including employee assist programme, contributions to dental, optical, physio etc.
  • Employee discount scheme – an online platform for all staff offering a variety of discounts at various shopping outlets

Closing date:
05 May 2017

How to apply:
To apply, please send your CV and ideally a cover letter to recruitment@speedcomms.com

 

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06 April 2017

Account Director – B2B & Corporate

We pride ourselves on being creative, energetic, curious, brave, supportive and savvy and we’re looking for a dedicated, ambitious and creative Account Director who can help us achieve this.

Joining our B2B & Corporate team, you’ll be immersed in a hardworking yet fun loving team who specialise in thinking big. We do more than bread and butter product placement; our specialism is delivering brilliantly creative campaigns that make a real difference for our clients, all underpinned with top-class client service.

 

Key responsibilities;

  • Direct and manage the PR Account Management Team to ensure they achieve their objectives and receive all appropriate training and development.
  • Manage the Client accounts, ensuring work is completed within agreed budgets and additional spend is agreed for work outside of existing remit
  • Share knowledge to deliver the optimum programme for the client based on tactical expertise
  • Draft, develop and implement Client proposals
  • Develop and monitor the PR Account team’s budget to ensure the necessary financial resources are made available and that expenditure is kept within prescribed limits.
  • Report budget status and present updates monthly, through face to face meetings to ensure relationships remain strong and they are aware of progress
  • Review the work of the PR Account Team to ensure it is accurate, in line with strategic objectives and of the required quality
  • Build an in-depth knowledge of the Client’s business and the sector in which they operate
  • Build and maintain strong Client relationships as well as relationships beyond the core contacts to ensure existing and new business opportunities are maximised
  • Responsible for financial account growth through cost saving initiatives, streamlining and new business

Excellent communication and organisational skills are a given in this role. You will be self-motivated with the ability to motivate and inspire others, be flexible, and have first class abilities in time management, to manage your own time and that of others. You will have significant experience in B2B / Corporate PR, with an excellent appreciation of client service and results delivery.