Ubiquity Lab/12-Month Contract

Melbourne

Posted 13 Sep 2022

Closes 13 Oct 2022

TITLE:                           PR Account Director 

REPORTS TO:                Director – PR & Communications

LOCATION:                   Melbourne

 

Ubiquity Lab Pty Ltd ATF Ubiquity Lab Unit Trust T/AS Ubiquity Lab continues to experience monumental growth. We’re looking for a PR gun to work in unison with our Director of PR & Communications to drive meaningful relationships with clients and become an extension of their team. This role is perfect for a brilliant human that is inherently curious and wants to accelerate their career and expand their broader marketing skills.

 

A bit about ULab

 

  • We’ve been operating for three years, and we’re growing astronomically. Why? Because we have a very different mentality, value proposition and approach to most agencies.
  • We believe the best marketing is ubiquitous… By ubiquitous, we mean it seamlessly integrates data-led owned and earned activity with paid to improve the customer experience and ultimately, increase market share and profitability.
  • Combined with our client-centred culture and values, it’s why some of the most recognisable brands, both here and globally, choose to work with us.
  • We’ve come a long way in a short time, and there’s plenty more ground to cover. We need someone to help us take that journey.

 

The role in a nutshell

 

The PR Account Director is a full-time position.

 

  • This role is perfect for someone who wants to accelerate their PR career with an impressive list of clients across an integrated team.
  • You will work directly with the Director of PR, as well as ULab’s founder. Your career will progress in unison with the growth you drive.
  • You will be delivering exceptionally smooth management of key client accounts across the PR portfolio and will take ownership of day-to day account management including developing media strategies and integrating with the overall integrated plan.
  • You will become clients PR go-to, an indispensable asset and front and centre of client relationships
  • You will have the support, freedom and flexibility to make this role your own.
  • This role is critical to growing our clients’ businesses and us with them. It’s definitely not a role that is just a cog in a big agency model or within a slow-moving corporate environment. You will be involved in the day-to-day as well as strategic integrated planning.

 

If you’re the dream candidate, you‘ll tick most of these boxes:

 

We want to make sure we’re as good a fit for you, and you are for us, so we can thrive together.

 

You have a strong PR agency background, but you want to work in a fast-paced, start-up environment where you’re truly empowered and valued. You’re a right and left brain thinker – you seamlessly meld meticulous planning with creative problem solving. Additionally, you:

 

  • Have proven PR experience either in an agency or in-house role – minimum three years.
  • Have a relevant bachelor or higher qualification e.g. public relations, communications, advertising etc
  • Are extremely passionate about media relations, publicity and storytelling.
  • Already have good media contacts and a deep understanding of the media landscape, together with a desire to continue to build upon these relationships.
  • Are experienced in talent and influencer management.
  • Can manage reporting across media and social.
  • Are highly adept at writing across several formats e.g. pitches, press releases and social copy.

 

You also:

 

  • Excel in building value-based relationships with clients and media.
  • Are a team player but thrive working autonomously in our small, passionate team.
  • Will use all the professional development budget allocated to you – and potentially ask for more!
  • Will bring fun, prioritisation, and creativity to our daily work and culture.