Samantha Judd

Samantha Judd


PR Account Director Consumer Technology

  • Central London
  • Permanent
  • £45000 - £50000 per annum

One of the world's largest communications agency with offices worldwide, whose specialist practices include consumer brand, research, corporate and financial, public affairs, healthcare, technology and digital, are looking for a PR Account Director to join their Consumer Technology team. You will join a team formed to lead UK and EMEA based public relations, digital, social, measurement and creative on behalf of a well renowned client in a number of countries worldwide to create unique, award-winning programs. the team includes more than 30 consultants with a range of disciplines and expertise. The Role: This is an opportunity for a hungry, highly motivated, Account Director with a passion for brand experiences and innovation in consumer technology. You'll be able to manage teams, maintaining motivation and keeping to tight deadlines, and ensuring attention to detail throughout campaign delivery. You will be dealing with senior stakeholders at one of the world's biggest, most innovative and valuable tech companies, meaning you'll have a rational mindset as well as be confident providing strategic counsel and driving direction. You'll have experience developing plans which take complex technology and translate it into meaningful benefits for everyday consumers and society. You will have quality media relations, having a black book of contacts across consumer tech and where possible, retail. You will be a strong writer and be able to create and manage budgets. You'll also need to demonstrate a strong understanding of content creator relations and how to build successful partnerships in both earned and paid activations. Some retail/high street experience is preferable. Essential requirements: Global consumer technology/retail brand experience - Working for global consumer technology brands or retail brands Strategic thinking A passion for media relations Crisis and Issues Excellent writer / communicator Interagency planning experience Creative flair Use of digital and other technologies for storytelling and communications I am currently recruiting a range of roles within B2B Technology PR at all levels from entry to AD so please send your CV to us.