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We are looking for an Account Manager to join WildKat PR in London!

Do you think you would be suitable for this position? Have a read through our job description below.

WildKat PR

WildKat PR is a game-changer in the classical music industry. We adamantly believe in changing the status quo of our industry, embracing creative values both on- and offline.

WildKat PR is the only classical music PR agency to spread worldwide, having established ourselves in London, Berlin and New York. We are deeply devoted to seeking out and using online platforms to reach and engage substantial new audiences, producing all-encompassing, bespoke, international PR campaigns that are data-driven.

 

Job Description

WildKat PR is offering an exceptional opportunity for a motivated, intelligent, creative individual to join our London team. Working with the Director, Head of Creative Strategy & Marketing, and fellow Account Managers on creative PR campaigns across the classical music and cultural industries, they will be expected to quickly establish and build strong working relationships with press to generate media coverage for our clients.

 

Key duties

As an Account Manager your role will be:

– To manage your set of clients and work with them to help achieve their PR goals. This includes: gaining press, attracting new audiences, helping to improve their brand, organising events

– To think creatively about how you (and your colleagues) approach campaigns. You will be asked to continually make new connections and approach your work in innovative ways. You will be expected to challenge how we, and the industry, are doing things

– To integrate digital media into campaigns. This means exploring new technology and developing ways to include it in client campaigns

– To take a leading role in the development and execution of unique, creative campaigns to promote your clients and the company

– To write copy in relation to your clients’ needs, including: fact sheets, bios, blogposts, newsletters, brochures

– To liaise with journalists to generate and secure media coverage for clients

– To organise client events, as needed. This includes: concerts, VIP receptions, industry networking events

– To attend all relevant artists’ events (which regularly occur outside of office hours) including meetings and performances

– To network within the industry to build your reputation and that of the company

– To oversee the work of others when required, and to be willing to grow into a more senior role 

Opportunities of working with WildKat PR:

– Friendly, open plan office

– Chance to do diverse things within the role and expand your skillset quickly

– Gain wider industry experience, not just PR

– Supportive colleagues and management welcoming your fresh ideas

– Personalised creative skills training and coaching

– Collaboration with mainstream brands and projects

– Opportunities for travel

– Sociable atmosphere

– Staff benefits, which include annual ski trip, Friday drinks, office yoga, opportunity for sabbatical and 6 hour working days 

Person Specification

Essential

– At least one year’s relevant experience in music PR

– Interest in classical music, culture and the arts

– Proven administrative and organisational skills

– Excellent verbal and written communication skills

– Ability to take initiative and responsibility when working alone

– Confidence and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

– Ability to work as part of a team

– Ability to remain calm when working under pressure and to manage conflicting deadlines

– High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

– A strong interest in online media

– Self-motivated

– Good standard of computer literacy (Word, Excel, WordPress)

Desirable

– 2-3 year’s experience in a music PR agency

– Fluency in another language

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to olivia@wildkatpr.com with the subject title ‘WildKat PR Account Manager application’ by 5pm on 17th March 2017

Salary: Competitive – dependent upon experience

(Written on March 6, 2017 )

 

We are looking for a driven, full-time Social Media & Content Manager to join the WildKat PR team in our Berlin office! Do you think you would be suitable for this position? Have a read through our job description below…

 

WildKat PR

WildKat PR is a game-changer in the classical music industry. We adamantly believe in changing the status quo of our industry, embracing creative values both on- and offline.

WildKat PR is the only classical music PR agency to spread worldwide, having established ourselves in London, Berlin and New York. We are deeply devoted to seeking out and using online platforms to reach and engage substantial new audiences, producing all-encompassing, bespoke, international PR campaigns that are data-driven.

 

Job Description

WildKat PR is offering an exceptional opportunity for an experienced individual to join our Berlin team to lead and advise on social media and digital strategy across the company.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a digital specialist to join one of the leading PR agencies at a time of continued rapid international growth, and to work creatively with an exciting roster of varied and high-profile artists and clients. This role requires an excellent knowledge and understanding of the digital landscape, but does not require experience within the cultural or arts sectors.

The Social Media and Content Manager will be based in the Berlin office, but will also work closely with the London team and must be fluent in English. This role is ideal for an English-speaker who would like to relocate to Berlin. Salary is competitive and dependent on experience.
Start date: August/September 2016

 

Key responsibilities include:

• Develop the strategy and execution of the social media and content platforms for WildKat PR’s clients. Platforms will include, but are not limited to, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube and Snapchat
• Determine measures of success and evaluate the work carried out
• Lead the planning, creation and distribution of engaging, timely and relevant content for WildKat PR’s clients, ensuring sensitivity to the individual personalities and priorities of each client
• Work closely with the Account Managers in London and Berlin to ensure that social media and digital campaigns are closely linked to the PR and publicity work that is taking place for each client
• Create social media overviews and progress reports to feed back to clients
• Lead the running of the WildKat PR social media channels, advising Account Managers on best practice and developing the audience and reach of each channel
• Encourage innovation and forward-thinking throughout WildKat PR’s social media and digital work, staying informed of new trends and platforms and feeling confident and inspired to try out new ideas

 

Person Specification:

• Minimum of two years’ experience working in social media and content creation
• In-depth understanding of best practice across all social channels and emerging platforms
• Awareness and understanding of evolving technology, alongside the ability to research and discover new and innovative opportunities and platforms
• Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment, and experience of managing multiple projects simultaneously
• Fluent English speaker, but with an extremely high level of proficiency in German
• A team player, with proven experience working in a busy office

Closing Date: 6pm 28th July 2016
Please send a copy of your CV, a cover letter, and an example of a social media campaign that you have worked on to Olivia Brown Olivia@wildkatpr.com.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

(Written on June 14, 2016 )

Wenn Du kreativ bist, Spaß an Musik hast und die Arbeit im PR-Bereich kennen lernen möchtest, dann bewirb Dich bei uns bis zum 15.02. als Praktikant/in.

Wir sind eine dynamisch und äußerst innovativ arbeitende PR-Agentur, die auf die Betreuung von Künstlern, Orchestern, Labels und Institutionen der klassischen und zeitgenössischen Musikszene spezialisiert ist. Unser Servicespektrum umfasst Full-Service-Leistungen wie PR-Betreuung, Öffentlichkeitsarbeit, Marketing, künstlerische Beratung und Event-Management. Wir sind ein junges, exzellent vernetztes und musikbegeistertes Team. Für unsere Kunden entwickeln wir individuelle Kampagnen und stehen für eine stets maßgeschneiderte und zukunftsorientierte PR-Betreuung. Mit Büros in London, Berlin und New York erlangen die Kampagnen von WildKat PR internationale Reichweite.

Wir suchen:

Ab dem 1. April 2016 suchen wir eine Praktikantin/einen Praktikanten zur Unterstützung der Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit mit Schwerpunkt Musik sowie der Konzertorganisation am Standort Berlin. In dieser Position assistierst Du den Account Managers bei der Entwicklung und Umsetzung kreativer PR-Kampagnen und reibungsloser Konzertabläufe für Kunden aus der klassischen wie zeitgenössischen Musik. Du solltest daher eine große Begeisterung für Kultur, klassische Musik und die darstellenden Künste mitbringen, Spaß an kreativen Herausforderungen haben und strukturiert arbeiten können. Eine Affinität zu Online-Medien ist ebenfalls wünschenswert.

Deine Aufgaben:

  • Assistenz der Account Manager bei der Umsetzung internationaler PR-Kampagnen
  • Assistenz der Account Manager bei der Organisation einer Konzertreihe in der Berliner Philharmonie
  • Pflege des Agentur-Blogs und der Social Media-Auftritte (u.a. Facebook und Twitter)
  • Übernahme von Rechercheaufgaben
  • Unterstützung bei der Erstellung von Pressetexten
  • Instandhaltung der Kontaktdatenbank
  • Unterstützung bei der effizienten Verbreitung von Pressematerialien
  • Recherche und Reporting neuer Entwicklungen und Trends in den Bereichen Musikindustrie und Kultur
  • Teilnahme an Kundenveranstaltungen während und außerhalb der Bürozeiten
  • Assistenz täglicher Agenturabläufe des Berliner Büros

Dein Profil:

  • Sehr gute Kenntnisse und Begeisterung für klassische Musik, Kunst, Kultur und PR
  • Erste praktische Erfahrungen im Bereich Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit und/oder Kulturmanagement
  • Sehr gute administrative und organisatorische Fähigkeiten
  • Hervorragende mündliche und schriftliche Kommunikationsfähigkeit (auf deutsch und englisch)
  • Hohe Teamfähigkeit
  • Sorgfältige Arbeitsweise
  • Affinität zu Online-Medien
  • Fähigkeit zu selbstmotiviertem Arbeiten
  • Sicheres und selbstbewusstes Auftreten
  • Stressresistentes Arbeiten
  • Sicherer Umgang mit gängigen Internet- und MS-Office-Anwendungen
  • Sehr gute Englischkenntnisse, weitere Fremdsprachenkenntnisse von Vorteil

Zeitraum: ab 1. April 2016 für 3 Monate, Vollzeit

Vergütung: 400€ monatlich

Bitte sende Deine Bewerbung mit Lebenslauf und einem aussagekräftigen Anschreiben bis zum 15. Februar 2016 mit dem Betreff „Praktikum” per E-Mail an Carolin Denz (carolin@wildkatpr.com).

(Written on February 3, 2016 )

We are looking for a new Account Manager to join the lovely WildKat PR London team….have a read below of our job description and if you feel it’s right for you then please send your CV and covering letter to fleur@wildkatpr.com – good luck!

WildKat PR

WildKat PR is a game-changer in the classical music industry. We adamantly believe in challenging the status quo of our industry, embracing creative values both on and offline.

WildKat PR is the only classical music PR agency to spread worldwide, having established ourselves in London, Berlin and New York. We are deeply devoted to seeking out and using online platforms to reach and engage substantial new audiences, producing all-encompassing, bespoke, international PR campaigns that are data-driven.

We are a young, enthusiastic, creative and music-loving company and our expertise and creativity allows us to devise innovative campaigns tailored to individual artists’ needs. With clients such as Daniel Hope, Lionel Bringuier, Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, David Finckel and Wu Han and International Wimbledon Music Festival, our reach extends internationally to offer professional PR support worldwide.

Job Description 

WildKat PR is looking for an experienced Account Manager to join our London team. The role will involve working with the Director, Office Manager and fellow Junior and Senior Account Managers on creative PR campaigns across the classical music and cultural industries. Ideally, the successful candidate will have 1-2 years’ experience working in the classical music industry. They will be expected to quickly establish and build strong working relationships with press to generate media coverage for our clients.

Key duties:

• Undertake an account manager role by looking after clients and projects, under initial supervision by senior staff

• Work alongside Director, Office Manager and fellow junior and senior account managers and taking a leading role in the development and execution of unique, creative campaigns to promote our artists and the company

• To liaise with press to generate and secure media coverage for clients

• To take a leading role in the development and execution of unique, creative campaigns to promote our artists and the company

• To write and distribute press releases

• To attend all relevant artists’ events (which regularly occur outside of office hours) including meetings and performances

• To attend potential client meetings where required, preparing proposals and presentations

• Updating, developing and working on social networking sites for WildKat PR and their clients

 

Person Specification

Essential

• 1-2 years’ relevant experience in either PR or the classical music industry

• Ability to remain calm when working under pressure and to manage conflicting deadlines

• Knowledge of classical music, the arts, culture and PR

• Proven administrative and organizational skills

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Ability to take initiative and responsibility when working alone

• Confidence and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

• Ability to work as part of a team

• High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

• A strong interest in online media

• Self-motivated

• Good standard of computer literacy (Word, Excel, WordPress)

 

Desirable

• Marketing experience

• Fluency in another language, preferably German or French

• Educated to degree level in an arts subject

 

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to fleur@wildkatpr.com with the subject title ‘WildKat PR Account Manager application’ by Friday 4th July 5pm

Salary: Competitive – dependent upon experience

(Written on June 13, 2014 )