$50,000 to $60,000


Posted 28 Sep 2021

Closes 28 Oct 2021

Electric Collective are looking for a full-time Junior Account Manager / Press Office Manager to join our Lifestyle Division. We are excited to grow and thrive, and are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic individual to join the Electric movement. The ideal candidate will have one to two years PR experience and will work across a covetable roster of clients within hospitality, travel, music and art. We are looking for someone who is passionate about PR, passionate about culture, colour, nightlife and making a change. You will be result-driven and take pride in your work, and you will be eager to share exciting ideas and learn from the greater team.

We are a colourful, diverse and passionate PR agency, driven by the success for our clients, our team and our community networks. We work across some of the most exciting activations and festivals in the country and manage unique creatives including musicians, bar and restaurant owners, artists, tour managers, alcohol, fashion designers, beauty and events both locally and globally. We also have a People + Planet division which allows us to give back to the community and sees us working across both local and global events with sustainability, culture, diversity and human rights as a driving force.

About the Role
Day to day you will have guidance from a Lifestyle Senior, as well as the agency PR Director who are looking to take on and mentor the right candidate. The role assists in all aspects of the management of clients accounts and will work efficiently to fulfil required media and client support activities.
An innate passion and interest across hospitality, travel, music and art is essential and we are looking for someone who has a great attitude and will work collaboratively with the wider team.
Key Responsibilities
Providing support to the lifestyle team across all key accounts
Assisting team with key comms to media and influencers on a day to day basis
Developing and providing feedback on the Australian media landscape throughout print, broadcast, digital and social media
Pitching to target contacts for news and event listings
Assisting with developing thorough media matrixes and ensuring all contacts are accurate and up to date
Coordinating media requests such as client interviews and photo opportunities where appropriate
Attending shoots, interviews and filming where appropriate
A comprehensive knowledge of each client, their competitors and the industry (music, art, travel and hospitality) as a whole and providing feedback to the greater team
Fulfilling editorial briefs accurately
Drafting copy for media materials including press releases, pitch emails and newsletters
Contributing creative ideas for events, creative mailers and pitches
Developing wrap reports for post events, campaigns and projects
Create draft documents for external client meetings, including agendas, WIPs and calendars
Responsible for creating, updating and proving copy of a personal WIP and ability to manage own personal calendar

The ideal candidate will have:
One to two years experience in Public RelationsOutstanding written and verbal communication
A strong work ethic and passion to learn
Strong creative and influencer contacts
High standards for your work and a professional attitude towards others
Broad knowledge of clients, media landscape, key media contacts and industry figures
Ability to meet deadlines
Experience in working with a team and the ability to work individually
Experience in developing relationships with clients, media and influencers
A positive can-do attitude
Strong personal time management skills
Genuine interest in lifestyle and pursing a career in public relations

You can see who we work with and recent projects on our website, and suss our vibe here @electriccollectivepr
We’re excited to welcome the right person to our colourful growing team x