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Senior PR Executive - City
c£40,000 + bens
World leading City firm seeks practised media handler to manage PR programmes for key business units.Working closely with colleagues in business development, marketing and with partners, you will identify and create PR opportunities and provide advice on reputational issues; draft press releases and articles; respond to media enquiries and source spokespeople; scan the news agenda for opportunities and build relations with leading national journalists as well as with trade.
With demonstrable PR experience gained either in-house or agency, ideally within the financial sector r a major corporate environment, you'll bring a keen news sense and a track record of working with leading journnalists. Strong copy writing and influencing skills are essential along with excellent interpersonal skills and a confident, professional manner. A keen interest in business issues and current affairs is a must.