Account Managers Job Vacancy in Kenya – Public Relations and Events Management Company

Our client, a leading Public Relations and Events Management Company in the region, are looking to hire Account Managers.

Reporting to the Head of PR / Client Service, the Account Manager manages the flow of information from the clients to the business and to various stakeholders, including the general public through Public Relations activities.

He/she is essentially a Project Manager.


  • Liaising on a daily basis with clients, stakeholders and the media;
  • Relationship building and networking with colleagues, clients and the media;
  • Monitoring the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs, for opportunities for clients;
  • Working as part of an account team to develop client proposals and implement the PR activity;
  • Preparing regular client reports and attending client meetings;
  • Coordinating/participating in researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media;
  • Promoting news stories and features to the media, known as ‘selling in’;
  • Collating, analyzing and evaluating media coverage;
  • Coordinating event management, including press conferences and promotional events;
  • Attending and promoting client events to the media and other stakeholders;
  • Assisting with the production of client publications, such as in-house magazines;
  • Coordinating studio or location photography;
  • Undertaking research for new business proposals and presenting to potential new clients;
  • Managing the PR aspect of a possible crisis situation
  • Pitching for new business.
  • Project Management roles:
    • Team Leader for Clients Projects
    • Prepare Project’s critical Path, and ensure implementation of project as per approved critical Path
    • Prepare regular Process reports,
    • Liaise and supervise Third Part Suppliers / contractors.
  • Public Relations roles:
    • Prepare Projects’ PR Plans and Stakeholder mapping.
    • Ensure implementation of PR Plan including securing the desired media coverage.
    • Respond to requests for information from the media on behalf of clients.
    • Plan and direct communication of informational programs to maintain favorable public and stakeholder perceptions.
    • Prepare clients’ publications (press releases, speeches, website copy, brochures, editorials) for their internal and external audiences in relationship to assigned projects.


  • Min. Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Sales & Marketing, Public Relations or related field.
  • 5+ years working at a public relation, events management, advertising company or in-house agency, with at least 3 years in an account management role.
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate, present and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organization, including executive and C-level
  • Proven ability to juggle multiple account management projects at a time, while maintaining sharp attention to detail
  • Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation abilities
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


Kindly visit: to register your career profile or submit your application to not later than Friday 18th November 2022.