This is a first class opening for an aspiring PR professional to join an entrepreneurially led company which has a rich heritage of success and is highly respected within their given field of expertise. They are pioneers and innovators in the luxury property, leisure and lifestyle sectors, and their PR and marketing function is naturally a critical component of their success and their external PR is a well-developed and sophisticated activity.
You will work alongside the Head of PR to develop and implement successful and inventive PR campaigns that deliver relevant and timely coverage and support the PR strategy and commercial objectives of the Group and respective brands. They have achieved year on year growth over the past decade and as PR Executive, you will be able to enhance their profile on a national basis by virtue of tactical and sophisticated PR campaigns. You will align PR plans by collaborating with the wider marketing teams (social, paid and content) to ensure seamless integration, and create original and engaging content, to be delivered strategically across multiple social platforms and channels. They already have a very strong presence across the UK and overseas and you will be able to capitalise on their success. Their PR reaches B2B and consumer audiences so your role will be diverse and interesting. You will reach out to a diverse mix of media from the nationals to consumer press and business related so know-how of developing sound relationships in all these areas is important. You will also attend key events, set up and managing media interviews, and organise and oversee press trips with UK and overseas journalists.
What we’re looking for
Above all else, this is a fascinating and diverse PR role, and we are on the look-out for a talented and proactive storyteller, with a keen eye for detail and a passion for successful PR. Content creation for both corporate and consumer audiences, media relations and reporting will all be key focuses in this role. In reality, this will most likely suit an agency based Senior PR Account Executive or someone from a fast paced in-house business, with no less than two years’ experience who is looking to take on a PR role within a client side environment. It is absolutely essential that you will need solid experience of traditional PR, developing key relationships within national and professional media as well as solid exposure to social and digital media. It goes without saying, that you will have excellent writing skills and enjoy this aspect of the role coupled with the ability to work seamlessly with your colleagues and peers alike.
What’s on offer
The salary is up to £25,000 plus credible benefits, and the chance to work for a company which is non-hierarchical and not afraid to promote and develop from within; the majority of their senior marketers and directors started in junior roles which is also a testament to their success. The environment is innovative and they are quick to react to market changes and innovate and change at a very fast pace. To apply for this role, please send your CV via the link below or call Simon on 0161 425 7352 for an informal discussion.