Planning Lead (Account Manager)

Harris Hill
£28k - 33.5k per year
Closing date
28 May 2021
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Job Details

Harris Hill is delighted to be working with a fantastic social impact communications agency. The organisation's aim is to nurture a fairer world, faster, through creative storytelling, powerful brands, and strategic communications.

The agency is on the lookout for a candidate to fill the position of Planning Lead (Account Manager).I'm looking for an organised individual with a strategic mindset who enjoys working on long-term impactful projects. It will involve you managing and coordinating different stakeholders both nationally and globally.

Key responsibilities

  • Be the lead point of contact for all matters specific to your partnerships, ensuring the timely and successful delivery of high-quality assets and expertise according to our partners' needs and objectives.
  • You will engage with partners to understand their objectives and outcomes to design communication-based interventions
  • Build, maintain, and evolve strong, long-lasting partnerships, and where necessary, facilitate consultation workshops.
  • Manage your projects' production budget and input receipts/invoices on the accountancy platform Xero as required.
  • You may consult strategically with partners. Some tasks may include: creating key messaging for audiences, conducting SWOT analysis, and participating in consultation workshops.
  • Work closely with our internal team to identify additional skill sets and expertise that may need to be introduced to the partnership, including Strategy, Creative, Digital or others.
  • Lead on meetings with the partners, run the agendas, and present work when required.

Person specification

  • Experience of account management and communications planning with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A respectful and competent leader but also a fantastic collaborator with the utmost confidence to push our partners beyond their comfort zones, in a respectful way.
  • Comfortable working under tight timelines and in a high-pressure environment.
  • Very good organisational skills and understands how to balance multiple projects at once.
  • Experience of working with all GSuite packages (Drive, Gmail, Sheets, Slides, etc.)

If you would like to receive an Information pack for this role with details on how to apply, please contact Shweta Prabhakar at Harris Hill: | 020 7820 7320

Closing date for applications: 9am, 14th May 2021

We welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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