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We want you! – PR & Social Media Account Executive / Senior Account Executive

We are looking for a bright, motivated and ambitious individual to join our award winning team.  Your role will be to promote our clients, their brands and projects through social, online and traditional media channels.  If you’re hardworking with a passion for retail & property, festivals & events, fashion & beauty, toys & games then we want to hear from you.

A typical week would include: 

  • Drafting releases and selling in to press and bloggers
  • Producing content for social media channels
  • Creating social media partnerships with influencers
  • Working on celebrity partnerships
  • Researching new and existing press and bloggers
  • Driving new followers to existing social media platforms, including the use of paid-for content
  • Suggesting tactical and creative initiatives
  • Reporting and analyzing online and offline campaigns
  • Building and maintaining good relationships with relevant media

We’d love to hear from you if have: 

  • Around 12mths experience in media relations in a fast-paced proactive press office or agency
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • An enviable press and blogger little black book
  • Experience of using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, Pinterest and other social media platforms for client campaigns
  • Previous examples of producing visually engaging content, particularly video
  • Strong knowledge in Adobe, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Excellent admin skills and highly organized
  • Experience of online and social media listening and evaluation tools
  • Professional, creative, confident, and able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • A team player with a positive attitude

What we can offer in return:

  • The chance to work at one of the most exciting and rapidly growing consumer agencies in the North West – with a great team of people
  • Fantastic office in the heart of Manchester’s vibrant Northern Quarter
  • Lots of perks, including regular subsidized socials, access to some of the best festivals in the UK, free Nespresso and perhaps even more appealing a free bar!
  • Competitive salary + company pension + personal training budget for vocational courses

If you think you’d be a good fit for this role, email jen@carouselpr.com with your CV and a brief cover letter explaining why we’d be crazy not to meet you!