Aspire Marketing is on the lookout for a PR Account Manager to work across a number of brands in the triathlon, running and cycling industries. The right candidate will have at least four years’ PR experience to manage a portfolio of sports industry clients.
The key requirements are great client handling skills, an understanding of how PR works to achieve broader business goals and the skills required to secure strategic coverage in the right places. The right candidate will also have involvement in new business as Aspire continues its growth path.
Being ambitious and really wanting to develop a career in sports PR is important for this role, as is a keen interest in sports in general. Ideally, the successful candidate will have worked with at least one sports brand and hold industry knowledge and contacts.
This is a growth opportunity for an energetic and talented PR practitioner.
Key attributes are:
- Great client management record
- Developing skills as a people manager
- Creative thinking
- Good writing skills
- Sound strategic sense
- Good media contacts in sporting, lifestyle press
- Team player
- A passion for the sports represented by Aspire
All applications should be sent to: hello[at]aspiremarketingltd.com. The deadline for applications is 30 June. Interviews will take place in the second week of July.