Account Manager (Consumer Technology)

About us

The key to happiness and success at work is enjoying coming to work for an exciting company that offers incredible opportunities to hard-working, passionate, results-driven people.

Our culture and people are what make The PHA Group a great place to work. We are a collaborative and innovative team where everyone is unique and valued for their individuality. If you are looking for a work environment where you’ll never stop learning and no two days are ever the same, get in touch! We are looking for vibrant people who deliver. Simple.

About the role

We are currently looking for an Account Manager to join our fast-paced Technology team. The ideal candidate will have substantial agency experience, well-developed management skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, good industry contacts and will have a genuine passion for the media.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience working with technology businesses (predominantly in the B2C space) and a broad knowledge of the technology industry and the growing trends and PR opportunities within the space.

What you will be doing

  • Delivery of high-quality coverage, with focus on achieving higher level pieces of coverage
  • Develop and maintain strong, positive client relationships, acting as day to day contact
  • Day-to-day management of accounts, including:
    • delivering and evolving the strategy
    • developing ideas to keep the account fresh and client engaged
    • client communication
    • reporting
    • managing timelines
    • accountability for delivery
    • contribution to strategy for contract renewals
  • Take a proactive approach in identifying new ideas for existing clients
  • Be the lead in client meetings, assigning roles within the meeting to junior team members and ensuring client is fully updated during any meets
  • Ownership and proofing of weekly and monthly report
  • Identify and escalate issues on accounts
  • Contribute to new business with proposal preparation, involvement in pitches and campaign ideas
  • Support junior team members on accounts (where relevant)

About you

A candidate well-suited to working with our Technology team will demonstrate energy and enthusiasm for any challenge they encounter. We are looking for someone who is proactive and keen to involve themselves in all manner of accounts, integrated or otherwise, and develop their career in an award-winning, innovative PR agency. You will also be…

  • An exceptional communicator
  • Highly committed
  • Results driven
  • Super organised
  • Passionate
  • A team player

What you get

We offer a variety of performance incentives, a comprehensive training and development plan as well as a diverse benefits package to ensure that you are rewarded as highly as possible. We can provide more detail on this when we meet although, put simply, we believe in recognising, encouraging and rewarding talent.

The team

PHA people have a real love and genuine passion for the world of communications, are driven by results and are hugely successful. We think creatively in order to differentiate ourselves, develop new approaches and deliver an outstanding level of service to all. Our success is driven by the commitment, work ethic and exceptional communication and creative skills of our team.

If you’d like to be part of the PHA family, we would love for you to get in touch. You can send your CV to rubyk@thephagroup.com, or ask our Talent Acquisition Manager, Ruby, for more information on 0203 8487 131.

Hours

Hours will be 8:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Thursday and 8:30am to 4pm on Friday.

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