PR Account Manager: Fuse
Are you passionate about sport and looking to further your PR career with a leading communications agency?
Fuse is looking for a PR Account Manager who is ready to make their mark on several high profile sports projects. You will have the opportunity to work alongside a growing team of PR and communications specialists as part of an award-winning agency.
You will be restless in your approach to ideation and creativity, an expert communicator with an ability to influence those around you and have a passion for the world of communications with a hunger to challenge and disrupt the way we do things.
This is a brilliant opportunity to join a thriving PR and Communications team. So get in touch. We want to hear from you.
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 Creative Activations and 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.
Desired skills & experience
· 3+ years 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
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
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).
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