PR & Social Media Account Manager
Folkestone, United Kingdom


We have a desirable opportunity for a PR & Social Media Account Manager to join our team at Realia. You will be working across a range of local, national and international clients in the not-for-profit, food, healthcare, insurance and construction industries. With responsibility for the day-to-day running of client accounts you can expect to:

  • Manage the PR and social media requirements of our existing clients, devising strategies for each client and fulfilling existing commitments
  • Write intelligent, high quality press releases, case studies, white papers, newsletter contributions, blog articles etc.
  • Develop compelling new angles and identify opportunities to gain exposure for existing clients
  • Prepare, create and schedule clients’ social media activity across all platforms on a monthly and ad hoc basis
  • Monitor and create reports, identifying areas for improvement based on client KPIs
  • Build and maintain relationships with key journalists, influencers, bloggers and clients of key media outlets in order to pitch articles (local, national and trade)
  • Research and build media and features lists
  • Manage own admin as required to support your role
  • Work with in-house account management, digital and design teams to ensure an integrated approach
  • Collaborate with the wider account team to develop pitch and proposal documentation and present PR and Social Media at pitches if required
  • Work with the wider account team to deliver email campaigns and manage content on clients’ websites as required
  • Actively promote Realia’s purpose, mission and values to existing and potential clients and incorporate The Realia Pledge into your role.

Qualifications, knowledge and experience:

  • 2-3 years’ PR and Social Media experience
  • PR or marketing related degree level qualification
  • Appreciation of the complete marketing mix and an integrated approach, working with small and large clients
  • Creative copywriting flair and the ability to write in different tones of voice/styles for a variety of audiences
  • A solid understanding and experience of social media and analytics with the ability to contribute to client strategy and think proactively
  • Proven track record of running and reporting on social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter on behalf of a client or business
  • Understanding and experience of SEO keyword content creation, MailChimp, WordPress and Google analytics an advantage.
  • Salary will be negotiated based on skills and experience.

Why Realia?

  • The kudos of working for an award-winning, London-quality agency while benefiting from a local commute and cost of living
  • Working with multiple local, national and international clients in a range of industries (with opportunities to travel)
  • Town centre office location with easy links to the M20 and rail network
  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Christmas break
  • Bonus and personal development plans
  • Company-funded car parking
  • Relaxed, positive and professional place of work.