AUTOMOTIVE BLENDED TEAM
Account Manager, Mobility & Corporate
H+K is a communications agency, always in beta and always changing. We are the first and only large agency to structure itself around sectors to deliver deep industry knowledge, supported by specialist areas of ideas and strategy, content creation and publishing. Everyone in our agency is expected to constantly evolve, reinvent their skills and set a new standard in the industry for their role.
The Blended Team is a unique mix within WPP – comprising the best talent from across WPP PR agencies in order to construct a best in class team, delivering against our clients brand, product, smart mobility and corporate functions.
The successful candidate will pay an important role in delivering impactful, brand-building ideas that will resonate with tech, corporate and B2B media and stakeholders across Europe and build on our clients ambition to become the world’s most trusted company.
The team has recently been recognised for excellence in communications, winning awards at the 2018 European Excellence Awards and Drum DADI Awards. This is a great time for a high performing media-savvy operator, with solid experience and interest in consumer tech and corporate media relations, to work on one of the biggest brands in the industry.
RESPONSIBILITIES + ATTRIBUTES
+ Solid tech/corporate communication experience ideally gained within a fast-paced media relations agency environment but with an interest in moving into a European hub role
+ Demonstrable passion for developing creative campaign and story ideas that will deliver high impact consumer-tech and corporate media coverage
+ A robust track record of multi-disciplinary and/or integrated agency campaign work for heavyweight clients
+ Excellent client servicing skills, with a track record of developing lasting client relationships
+ A natural publicist, with the ability to identify compelling story angles for media and craft creative narratives that generate relevant, on-brand coverage for clients – but with an interesting in channelling that talent into a multi-market hub role
+ Experience at supporting/managing events and co-ordinating multiple stakeholders
+ A confident team player with the ability to quickly build strong inter-team relationships, motivate and lead a bright team of talented, ambitious juniors
+ High energy multi-tasker, quick and diligent with strong writing capability and impeccable attention to detail
+ Experience/interest in the automotive sector is an advantage but not mandatory
WHAT THE ROLE CAN OFFER YOU
+ The opportunity to develop under the guidance of some of the best in the industry
+ The chance to gain first-hand experience working on high-profile international brands
+ Exposure to globally-recognised clients and campaigns centred upon performance and purpose
+ The ability to work alongside a passionate and supportive team
+ Joining one of the world’s most respected, award-winning PR agencies
+ Our dedicated training academy The Hub which provides a breadth of skills enabling our people to take ownership of their career development and become trusted advisors to their clients