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  • Posted: Oct 21, 2019
    Deadline: Not specified
  • eRecruiter Nigeria has deep knowledge of Human resources and recruitment. Our business is in Talent acquisition, recruitment, outsourcing and everything that revolves around Talent. From acquisition to testing return on investment (ROI) on talent and everything in between. Our goal is to re-define the Nigerian recruitment industry. In the last two years ...
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    PR Account Manager/Strategist

    They currently have an opening for PR Account Manager/Strategist - Lagos. The Successful candidate should have 3 years experience in a related field.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Daily point of contact with key media contacts
    • Developing industry, sector and product focused PR campaigns
    • Managing the needs of the client and their accounts
    • Contributing to daily meetings, and liaising and updating clients on PR activities
    • Keeping abreast of current PR trends and tools
    • Building client relationships and maintaining a network of media contacts including journalists and industry spokespeople
    • Spearheading both traditional PR and social media projects
    • Developing news angles, stories and pitches to further the clients profile, products and services.
    • Fulfilling the client’s key performance indicators and growing accounts
    • Being involved in pitching for new business and developing PR proposals
    • Managing a high level of client interaction
    • Managing and mentoring junior members of staff

    Key skills

    • High levels of communication - both presentation, verbal and written skills
    • Impressive emotional intelligence and interpersonal expertise
    • A passion for the media, including social media
    • Flair for creativity, strategic thinking and innovation
    • Strong copywriting and marketing mastery
    • Commercially aware and business savvy
    • Good industry knowledge and experience in building influential networks
    • Solid computer prowess and project management skills
    • Outstanding organization with an ability to manage multiple projects and portfolios
    • Service focused and sensitive to confidential information


    • Graduates with relevant degrees in the arts, media or public relations are desirable.
    • PR qualifications are also highly valued.
    • Work experience in related fields including journalism or marketing offers is also attractive.

    Relevant experience

    • Experience of directing business to business (B2B) or business to consumer (B2C) PR accounts
    • Agency experience is preferred
    • Evidence of copywriting, marketing and report writing, social media, event management and client liaison skills
    • Strong communication with excellent presentation and data analysis capabilities
    • Aptitude to build a network of influencers and press commentators
    • Industry knowledge and contacts is beneficial

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to eRecruiter Nigeria on to applyInterested and qualified candidates should apply using the Apply Now button below.
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