Speckled Frog: Freelance / Contract PR Account Manager (6-month contract) - Food & Drink
Speckled Frog
Soho London + Remote Home Working (Part-time), United Kingdom
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Job description

This award-winning boutique PR & Social marketing agency, with an energetic and collaborative approach, and clients across the world of Food, Fashion & Entertainment, is looking for an experienced Freelance PR Account Manager to come and join its growing team.

Thanks to recent new business wins, the agency is experiencing growth and as such, are on the lookout for a tenacious and self-motivated Freelance PR Account Manager, with experience in the Food & Drink sector to work on one of their flagship clients, a major food board.

The remit of the Freelance PR Account Manager will be to help manage campaigns using PR, social, content and outreach skills, engaging journalists, bloggers and influencers across all platforms. They will help drive and oversee PR planning and activations and be confident in articulating and selling communications strategy to clients.

The role will report into an Associate Director and Account Director, with support in the form of both an Account Executive and Account Manager.

The Freelance PR Account Manager Candidate:

The ideal candidate is likely to have 3+ years in a Public Relations role, most likely from agency side, with a focus on and/or interest in Food & Drink PR.  Ideally, they should also have some knowledge of the trade (grocery, hospitality, food service) and consumer food/drink media landscapes and contacts. Also:

  • A solid understanding of the various social platforms, and experience of planning and running influencer programmes/events
  • Confidence in defining KPIs and measuring campaign performance
  • A passion for food and restaurants would be an added bonus, as would contacts in the chef space.
  • Excellent communication skills (spoken and written) and an enjoyment of working in small agency with a hands-on team and ‘can-do’ culture

This Freelance PR Account Manager role is for six months, lasting until end March 2022. The office is based in Soho and there is a hybrid working model. If you'd like more information or to be considered for this role, please apply via the link below.

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Soho London + Remote Home Working (Part-time), United Kingdom
About Speckled Frog

Speckled Frog

With a name like Speckled Frog you’d be forgiven for thinking we were David Attenborough’s best mates. We’re not. We’re a recruitment consultancy that just happens to like frogs.

We recruit for Account Management and Account Planning positions in the communications and marketing industries. Helping find permanent, freelance and contract roles for brilliant people.

We’re small, and as a result, we have that ‘something to prove’ mentality. We see every brief as an opportunity and always give it our all.

Having worked in the business at top London agencies ourselves, we know the industries we are recruiting for well, and understand the roles and different disciplines and personalities that are required to work in them.

We spend a lot of time and effort hunting out and getting to know both our clients and our candidates, so we can confidently make the right match.

And we have a genuine interest (and training) in people: Max is a psychology graduate and Tutor, and Tess, a trained career coach.

  • Tess Coggin – 07815 300 663
  • Maxine Faulkner – 07590 262 495

TessusMaximus: small, agile and highly sociable. Heightened senses are ideal for hunting in the dark. Indigenous to South West London.

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