We are seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working PR Account Manager to join our Dubai team and work across our lovely portfolio which spans the entertainment, hospitality, education, and design sectors.

The successful candidate must have:

  • At least 4-years of experience working in PR
  • Exposure to a varied client base would be ideal – entertainment, consumer, lifestyle
  • Excellent contacts with the media across the news, consumer and entertainment sectors across GCC
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English
  • A keen eye for detail and quality
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Ability to interact and work with senior level management and clients
  • Great client management record
  • Organised and adept at managing projects
  • Creative thinking
  • Sound strategic sense
  • A clear understanding of creating and managing budgets
  • Good references from both media and former clients
  • Ability to handle a crisis communications situation
  • Confident with social media platforms and posting content

The role will include:

  • Press material creation, including writing and translating press releases, briefing notes, features, photo and video content
  • Media relations, including; communicating with a wide range of media to place stories and features, developing relations and identifying new outlets as well as keeping media database up to date
  • Managing the organisation of press launches and events, from concept to execution
  • Client management – building and nurture strong relationships with senior client contacts
  • Implementing agreed PR plans and meeting deliverables by the set deadlines
  • Actively participate in creative brainstorm sessions, share new ideas and support and encourage colleagues
  • Preparing and delivering internal and client reports
  • Working with Managing Director on crisis communications
  • Undertaking further specific duties as directed by the Managing Director

Salary:

Competitive

Please send your CV and covering note to anna@plus1comms.com