Canon

PR Professional (B2B)

Recruiter
Location
Reigate, Surrey
Salary
£32,739 - £36,376 + 5% annual on target bonus
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
22 Apr 2017
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

You'll manage the implementation of local and Pan-European PR and social media activity for Canon UK's B2B offering including office solutions, professional print and 3D print services.

Working with the PR and Social Media Team Leader to plan, implement and measure PR and social campaigns aligning with the pan European strategy to directly support business objectives.

What we give

With Canon, you'll get the support and encouragement you need to grow, from people who share your ambition. We'll invest in your professional development to help you learn and progress in your role with us. You'll find leaders who give you the freedom to explore new things and a team where knowledge is shared openly.

You'll manage local agencies to develop and implement proactive plans for PR as well as developing Canon's UK B2B social media presence. You'll also directly liaise with the press,  forging and maintaining relationships with a selection of technology journalists. Your innovative thinking will give you the scope of developing interesting approaches for the benefit of PR.

You'll work with local spokespeople to generate messaging documents, press release and editorials, always ensuring that these are accurate, factual and delivered on time.

Using your analytical skills you'll evaluate coverage and results on a day to day basis with reporting and planning based on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). You'll track and monitor specific project budgets against objectives.
  
Your career is important at Canon and we encourage you to own your career with the support and guidance of your manager.

What we ask

We need people who can achieve the exceptional by working collaboratively, who have the courage to risk new ways of doing things and the ability to see the world the way their customers see it. We're looking for creative problem-solvers like you, someone who can ensure Canon stays ahead in an ever-changing world.You'll have the experience to support you in this role and will be a strong team player, possess an innovative approach to your work and will apply strategic thinking to generate impressive outcomes. 

Your interpersonal skills will be effective and you'll have excellent communication skills as well as a good command of the English Language. 
Your drive to succeed, in particular using your strong PR skills and the ability to manage agencies to support social media activity, will be evident, as you take this role to a new level and develop your career.
 

You will need

You'll have the experience to support you in this role and will be a strong team player, possess an innovative approach to your work and will apply strategic thinking to generate impressive outcomes. 

Your interpersonal skills will be effective and you'll have excellent communication skills as well as a good command of the English Language. 

Further Information

Closing Date – 22 April 2017 - please apply as soon as possible
Location – Reigate, Surrey
Salary - £32,739 - £36,376 + 5% annual on target bonus

Key Benefits

  • Basic 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (increasing to up to 27 with long service) 
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life Cover for those in the pension scheme 
  • Free private healthcare for all employees (tax on benefit payable by employee)
  • Long service awards 
  • Focus on learning and development and career progression 


 
No agencies please

Canon is enriching lives and businesses in incredible new ways. You can play a part in shaping the future of a company that’s strong, ambitious and considerate, where people do great things together. You can expect the exceptional and achieve the exceptional, with the world's best imaging company. 

Expect the Exceptional.