PR Director

We are looking for a PR Director for an established integrated full-service communication agency. The position is based in Bucharest, Romania.

THE ROLE

The company is searching for a senior PR professional to assume client, project, and people management responsibilities within the PR department. The ideal candidate should be able to handle requirements that span from strategic planning, project & budget management to client relationship cultivation and results-driven performance measurement, all while fostering a collaborative work environment within the team.

Main responsibilities

  • Developing and coordinating communication strategies and activities for the assigned clients;
  • Developing and overseeing the implementation of PR campaigns, internal communication campaigns, and influencer marketing activities;
  • Leading the allocated team, ensuring the right prioritization of projects and timely delivery, as well as their growth;
  • Planning, tracking, and evaluating communications campaigns, constantly identifying possibilities for improvement;
  • Handling multiple client accounts simultaneously, ensuring the right quality of deliverables;
  • Developing and delivering top-notch presentations, proposals, or reports for clients, in Excel, PPT or Word, RO or EN;
  • Developing and maintaining relations with important and relevant media outlets / journalists and influencers, on behalf of the client and the agency;
  • Cultivating and maintaining relationships with media and influential professionals, on behalf of the client and the agency;
  • Generating ideas to gain more media coverage for allocated client accounts;
  • Keeping up to date with issues covered in the media that can affect or are of interest to the allocated accounts/clients;
  • Writing or reviewing communication materials in English / Romanian;
  • Developing or reviewing reports in Excel, PowerPoint, or Word in English (campaign reports, media monitoring, etc.);
  • Issuing press releases to targeted media;
  • Ensuring integration on client accounts with other disciplines when the case and having constructive cooperation with them (social media, ATL, digital, video content, events, etc);
  • Establishing and maintaining effective relationships with clients, suppliers, and partners;
  • Following the agency’s procedures in managing project implementation paperwork (budgets, project sheets, invoicing, contracts and addendums, timesheets, etc.).
  • Preparing progress and status reports for the Management Team on client projects.

 

REPORTING

The PR Director will manage a team of public relations professionals and report to the Management Team within the agency.

 

THE CANDIDATE

Requirements

  • Relevant experience in account handling (client service or account management) and very good client engagement capabilities;
  • Background in coordinating communication / PR campaigns;
  • Experience in managing PR team(s), strong leadership skills and strategic mindset;
  • Excellent project management abilities;
  • Very good presentation and strategic counsel skills;
  • Strong crisis management capabilities;
  • Agency experience is a must;
  • Fluent in English.

Professional Profile

  • Energetic, responsible, and oriented toward performance;
  • Very good people skills, being able to engage stakeholders at all levels;
  • Solution-oriented professional, with high-quality standards;
  • Strong attention to detail is essential;
  • Adaptable individual, hands-on, with strong planning abilities.

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