PR, Account Manager

Date: 14-Jul-2022

Location: London, GB

Company: OMG UK

Are you passionate about sport? And do you have experience creating PR and social communications plans, with solid relationships with sports media?

Fuse is looking for an ambitious PR Account Manager to join our PR division to work across several international sports projects in our current client portfolio.

You should have strong interpersonal and project management skills, excellent attention to detail and be confident when liaising with clients & media. You will have strong relationships with key media contacts across print and digital sports press.

 

You will have relevant experience working in house at a sports media outlet, at a sport team press office, at a rights holder or at a PR and communications agency.

You’ll have a good understanding of one or more of the following: the sports PR and media landscape, developing multi-market communications strategies that drive brand exposure across multiple platforms, live PR activation, talent management and campaign evaluation.

 

The Account Manager will support an experienced team based in our London Bankside office. You need to have an ability & willingness to work flexibly, usually in the London office, with occasional UK and international travel and on site at events. You will also need to have a willingness to work across other aspects of the business. This is a full-time role & you must be eligible to work in the UK. Salary range dependent on experience. We are committed to providing comprehensive training & development plans for all team members.

 

About You

  • Solid relevant experience in sport communications and media
  • Proven track record in generating communications strategies that have led to positive brand exposure
  • Creative, dynamic and versatile personality with strong communication skills
  • Experience of writing materials for media, press alerts & releases
  • Experience of working with high end sporting talent, influencers and/or brand ambassadors 
  • Strong client building skills
  • Strong book of media contacts with a focus on sports writers across print and digital sports media
  • Excellent attention to detail, yet ability to multi-task & work at pace
  • Experience in managing budgets and financial processes

 

Be Your Best Statement

We want everyone to make the most of the opportunity to shine and showcase your talents and we are happy to make adjustments in the recruitment process so you can be your best. Please discuss any specific requirements with your dedicated Talent Acquisition team member or if you would feel more comfortable, you can email us confidentially at beyourbest@omnicommediagroup.com to let us know how we can support you.

 

About the agency

We’re Fuse, powered by Omnicom Media Group. We provide communications, marketing, and commercial services for brands and rightsholders. We specialise in partnerships and experiences in sport, entertainment, cause, and culture.

Our work has been recognised across industry leading awards including Cannes, The PR Week Awards, the Sports Industry Awards and the UK Sponsorship Awards. We’re also incredibly proud to have been named 47th in the Top 150 PR Week agency ratings and our people have featured on Media Week’s 30 Under 30 two years in a row with our CEO having been named one of the Leaders 40.

Fuse is part of the Omnicom Media Group (www.omnicommediagroup.com), a division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC).

 

D&I statement

At OMG, our vision is to be an agency where difference is valued and everyone is able to thrive in a culture of equality, inclusion and belonging. We are committed to providing a truly inclusive environment that reflects today’s society, where everyone is able to bring their true selves to work, and where diverse voices and backgrounds are valued, heard, and well-represented.

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