PR Director | Agency West Midlands

Job Title: PR Director | Agency West Midlands
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: P4724
Contact Name: Paula de la Hey
Contact Email: paula@pitchconsultants.co.uk
Job Published: February 08, 2017 08:47

Job Description

This is an absolutely incredible chance for an experienced PR Director join a leading agency in the West Midlands, with all the support, funding and infrastructure provided by a major player in the PR world.

As PR Director you will lead the development of the vision of this particular team and the team plan and the resourcing requirements, all with the unwavering support of the wider business who are fully engaged in making this role a stunning success and who work in an extremely collaborative, supportive way, ensuring that everyone is part of the success, not one individual.

From day one you'll have access to significant resource, a great support system from management. It goes without saying that you've got a track record of winning pitches and developing long term opportunities with new and existing clients, with a sharp commercial approach.

What we're looking for you to bring to the table is a proven PR agency background, a clear understanding of all the modern PR channels, a clear commercial focus and a willingness to remain hands-on, whilst also being brilliant at developing strategy for clients.

Ensuring effective communication with the board you will prepare annual business plans and budgets along with quarterly management reports. As a natural leader you will ensure all members of staff have clear objectives and are fully equipped to deliver the best possible work to clients. Sector wise there is no rule, howveer some experience within the consumer markets would be beneficial.

To be considered you will be a seasoned agency PR professional - maybe you're an Senior Account Director looking to step up to an exciting new challenge, or maybe you're already a Director but lack the forward progression you're craving. We're also very open to people who have a mixed agency and in-house background. A solid knowledge of the Midlands PR market would be a considerable advantage.

Most of all you will be highly motivated, results oriented and a strong strategic contributor who is passionate about developing a rewarding career in and putting this new agency firmly on the map, all supported by this dynamic, forward thinking parent company.

A truly exceptional opportunity that really should not be missed. Please send your CV for further information. All applications will be treated in total confidence.