АКОS To Expand its Activity and Searches for Talent

The Russian Communications Consultancies Association (АКОS) is going to expand the activity of its executive management. At the АКОS spring 2010 session, an internal educational program for the Association was confirmed in order to develop a highly professional transparent and effective PR industry in Russia, promote high ethical standards of work in the field of public relations, develop the sphere of PR education, and represent PR industry interests.

Within the program, it is planned not only to continue pre-existing initiatives of АКОS (such as researching PR market volume in Russia and monitoring salaries of PR experts), but also to launch new initiatives. In addition, АКОS intends to continue its active cooperation with mass-media, development of its web-site, partnership with high schools as well as its supporting profile conferences and awards ceremonies. As such, the executive management of AKOS has begun actively looking for candidates for both the position of Head of Executive Management as well as Projects and Web-site Manager. A detailed description of the vacancies is available at HeadHunter.ru:

  • Head of executive management;
  • projects and web-site manager.

«АКОS has developed an extensive plan for its development over the next years, and to this end, we will need talented, keen experts. I am certain that with the right people, we will reach our aims and in so doing achieve our principal goal – the development of a highly professional, transparent, and ethical PR market in Russia», – Elena Nikolaevna Fadeeva, General Director of Fleishman-Hillard Vanguard, chairwoman of АКОS says.

The Russian Communications Consultancies Association (АКОS) was founded in 1999 as a fundamentally new type of union for the Russian public relations market and has united the most respected and reliable independent players in Russian PR. At the moment, AKOS consolidates 31 first-rate Russian PR consultancies, whose common market share exceeds 50%. Collectively, AKOS members employ more than 1500 PR specialists. www.akospr.ru