PR Executive/Publicist - Major broadcaster, Television -£23-27k

London
£23000 - £27000 per annum + D.O.E
28 Oct 2013
25 Nov 2013
J8463
Eleanor Karadimitriadis
Full Time
Permanent
We have an extremely exciting opportunity for a PR Executive to join one of the biggest and most successful commercial TV Networks there is.



This role will suit someone who is passionate about television and who has a fantastic knowledge of the media landscape.



As PR Executive you will be responsible for supporting the communications team in driving campaigns across a variety of this broadcaster's channels and their offerings.





As an integral member of the communications team you will ideally have gained experience within TV, Music or Entertainment and be familiar with press junkets, event organisation, press release drafting and distribution, selling-in stories to the media, coordinating picture requests etc.



The workload here will be extremely varied and so you must possess a can-do attitude and be willing to get stuck in helping with all aspects of what your team require.



With the nature of entertainment coverage you will be able to spot a story and be able to think of innovative ways to secure coverage in the National Media as a result. You'll have your finger on the pulse with the entertainment industry and be aware of the key celebrities and talent within music, children's television and entertainment!!





Responsibilities:





- Experience of devising complex PR campaigns

- Ability to secure maximum positive coverage across all media

- Drafting newsworthy press releases

- Liaising with journalists and pitching in stories/ building features in the mainstream press

- Knowledge of organising Press Junkets, photo shoots, organising events/ Previews.

- Experience dealing with budgets optional.





If this role is not quite right for you send it onto a friend and you could be eligible for our referral scheme.



PLEASE NOTE: Due to the volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not heard from us within 7 days of sending your CV, unfortunately you have not been selected for the position.



For other PR positions we're currently recruiting for, please visit http://www.careermovesgroup.co.uk/jobs/pr-moves