Head of PR and Social Leeds

Better Placed Agency People
£40000 - £45000 per annum
07 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Head of PR & Social Media: Leeds city centre, £40 - 45K Our client is an exciting, ambitious agency in Leeds who are looking for a Head of PR & Social Media. Responsible for driving the growth of this already established operation, it's a challenging but rewarding role offering plenty of autonomy. The Head of PR and Social Media will take on a talented and experienced team and be responsible for driving the growth of this function. Identifying opportunities with the agencies existing client base to develop their PR and Social Media strategies, you will be responsible for presenting ideas to key stakeholders to secure their buy in. Working closely with the Sales & Marketing team you will play a key role in new business pitches presenting the agencies PR & Social Media credentials, and identifying additional prospects for the agency. You will also be actively involved in the agencies ongoing PR and Social Media campaigns, devising effective strategies for their clients that achieve a clear return on investment. As part of the agencies ongoing commitment to developing and retaining talent you will also be responsible for mentoring the team. Its an exciting, commercial role that will have a high level of visibility within the agency and the scope to develop into a senior management role. To be suitable you will be able to demonstrate: Experience leading a PR / Social Media team within a reputable agency. Advanced relationship building skills and a proven track record delivering new business pitches. Natural leadership skills. A sense of humour and personality Applicants for the Head of PR and Social Media should send their CV's asap This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66830749