PR Manager - Fashion Online Retailer - Maternity Cover

London - W1F
Upto £40k
03 Mar 2014
03 Apr 2014
VP4389
Full Time
Contract

Managing the leading online fashion retailer, this is an exciting and rare opportunity for a PR Manager to join on a temporary basis to cover a period of maternity leave. The role will be responsible for managing the PR office in London.  This is an exciting opportunity to manage external and internal PR events for the business and maintain and build direct relationships with key press, online media and blogger contacts. . 
The Person 
We are ideally looking for candidates who have a degree or equivalent in PR. You must have recent experience working within a similar role and it is essential you have PR experience within the fashion industry. Candidates must have experience managing PR events, look book experience, celebrity contacts, and experience managing a team and have strong journalist contacts at a senior level. 
"    Extensive knowledge of fashion industry and key players relevant to our target demographic.
"    Knowledge of impact of social media on PR activity.
"    Excellent written skills.
"    Ability to forge and maintain productive relationships.
"    Ability to influence and persuade at director level.
"    Ability to balance both short and long term projects and a variety of tasks.
"    Can motivate and manage a small team
"    To be an excellent communicator, with a motivational and positive approach.
Please send your CV to sarah@mediarecruitment.co.uk