PR Account Manager Job Vacancy in Nairobi, Kenya (80K)

Career Opportunity: PR Account Manager

Nature of Job: Full Time

Industry: PR and Digital Solutions

Salary: Kshs 60,000 – 80,000

Job Location: Nairobi

Job Summary: Our client, a leading PR and Digital solutions company in Nairobi that offers original and tailor made creative concepts and events with the highest level of professionalism, is looking to hire a PR Account Manager.

The incumbent will be Dynamic and growth strategy oriented to expand business across portfolios and channels, with a strong focus on brand and digital.

The job appeals to a curious, proactive personality who enjoys solving business challenges and applying strategic rigor in a fast-paced environment with a hands-on approach to managing jobs from brief to production while working within a close, supportive team.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Working independently and with an Account Executive, supporting the Senior Public Relations Account Manager in daily tasks and interactions with clients.
  • Handle the day-to-day running of accounts, including administration – WIPs, workflow control, meetings, documentation, estimates, and records – under the direction of the Senior Public Relations Account Manager.
  • Manage projects and campaigns efficiently with a mature approach. Keep the team informed on progress, recognize issues early, and pre-empting them.
  • Act as our client’s brand guardian ensuring education and consistency across all departments and outputs.
  • Building client relationships and maintaining a network of media contacts, including journalists and industry spokespeople.
  • Write briefs under the supervision of the senior public relations account manager
  • Work with internal stakeholders to get things done on time, on budget, and at the right quality, including peers across departments and disciplines.
  • Work closely with our Finance team to ensure company policy compliance, maintain revenue trackers, and efficiently supply and finalize financial documentation.
  • Develop a strong relationship with our clients, providing the highest standard of account service in all client interactions.
  • Actively identify/develop additional business opportunities within assigned Clients.
  • Analyzing PR coverage and providing written reports.
  • Manage and mentor junior members of staff.
  • Most importantly, champion the idea, the lateral creative solution to our client’s unique business challenges.

Key Skills, Qualifications and Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s degree in PR/ Media/ Communications/Marketing
  • Sound knowledge of social media
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a dynamic PR /digital Solutions or Media environment
  • High levels of communication – both presentation, verbal, and written skills
  • Impressive emotional intelligence and interpersonal expertise
  • A passion for the media, including social media
  • Flair for creativity, strategic thinking, and innovation
  • Strong copywriting and marketing mastery
  • Commercially aware and business savvy
  • Good industry knowledge and experience in building influential networks
  • Solid computer prowess and project management skills
  • The outstanding organization with an ability to manage multiple projects and portfolios
  • Service focused and sensitive to confidential information
  • Trusted, kind, diligent, thoughtful, energetic and flexible.
  • Strategically minded, passionate about creativity, and working flexibly in a small team.

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send CVs quoting relevant skills and experience to

Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis until the position is filled

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted