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Freelance Account Manager (PR & Media)

Intermediate
  • Freelance Account Manager (PR & Media)
  • Auckland
  • $50/h - $70/h
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Live
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Role is with:

Nicole Chuah Recruitment Consultant

Are you a driven, passionate people-person and collaborator? Are you an Account Executive performing at a high level and looking to step up to an Account Manager role? Come from a background of PR, media, and/or advertising?

We’re looking for a freelance Account Manager, looking for their next short term contract to jump into! This opportunity can offer between 24h – 40h per week, at least 6 weeks long with the possibility of extension. You tell us what your schedule is like, and we’ll make it work.

This role would be perfect for an Account Executive with agency experience around media and PR with 2+ years of experience, or a proven senior needing a freelance contract to plug in the gaps for the sprint up to Christmas.   

This role is responsible for bridging the gap between agency and client, liaising with multiple stakeholders, both internal and external. This person will be efficient, excellent with managing budget requirements and communication, with a focus on assisting the team in building solid relationships and tightly managing projects across strategy, advertising, PR, and social media.

Ready to jump into this opportunity? Immediate start available!

The breakdown

We are looking for an accomplished candidate with:

  • Min 2+ years Account Management experience
  • Agency background preferred
  • Experience managing several projects / multitasking
  • Experience in PR highly desirable

Proven results and experience in…

  • Confidence in supporting the senior client services team
  • Ability to assist with client briefing sessions, and process into creative briefs
  • Assisting in the preparation of schedules and estimates
  • Management of budgets and financial reporting
  • Assisting with client briefs, delivering work on time and within budget
  • Client-facing
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organised, ability to multi-task

Are you someone who is…

  • Interested and always learning?
  • Focused and has great attention to detail?
  • Innovative and solutions focused?
  • Personable and relatable? 

The reward

  • Hourly rate of $50/h - $70/h (dependent on experience)
  • Immediate start
  • Great team culture

Apply today

If this role sounds like, apply today or e-mail [email protected] with a brief summary of why you may be interested in this position. Or call Nicole directly on 022 044 2042 for a confidential chat. 

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