Press Officer, Wiltshire

Wiltshire, South West UK
£25k - £28k plus great benefits
11 Jan 2014
11 Feb 2014
Press Officer
Full Time
Contract Type

Working within a dynamic marketing team and reporting directly to the Marketing Director and Communications Team Leader.

You must be able to demonstrate a huge interest and passion for Public Relations and social networking and a knowledge of marketing.. You need to be able to work well under pressure to meet deadlines.

Experience of work within the private PR market is essential.

A real ability to chase down leads and be very proactive in promoting PR stories to press contacts through direct and regular contact with journalists will be looked for.

The role will involve liaising with relevant press and media, charities, celebrities and other staff as part of the overall PR marketing strategy.

The successful candidate must be willing to take on new tasks and responsibilities with opportunity to grow as the marketing department expands. Good communication skills internally and externally are critical with a fundamental understanding and application of the English language, verbally and in written communications. An natural ability to be forward thinking and outgoing to get results is key to the job.

Our client is a growing company within the financial services industry and the ethos is all about donating to animal welfare charities and having fun.

This is an opportunity for someone that is career driven, with experience in the PR field, a very good communicator and organised in their work with plenty of opportunities to develop their role.