Senior PR Manager

London (Greater)
£60,000 - £70,000 + excellent benefits
13 Oct 2016
13 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

The sharing economy has changed the world. This is a well reported fact and will come to a surprise to very few. Every day we are confronted with so much choice it is practically blinding; booking a holiday, which hotel do I choose? Booking a hotel; apartment, room or b'n'b? Getting home; flag a cab or use an app? Our client is at the cutting edge of this choice driven and shared economy landscape. A company that has successfully embraced the innovations of the best consumer tech brands but has seen through the difficult growing pains of a younger firm into being fully engaged with structure and an establishment. In it's sector it holds a significant and powerful punch. They are recruiting for a Senior PR Manager to join their award winning team.  

The company:

Based in central London within a spacious and well-facilitated open plan office, this company is the top player in their area within the consumer technology industry. The communications team is well-structured and is led by the Head of Communications who is incredibly nurturing and supportive. Shortlisted for PRCA and CIPR awards, this team certainly punches above its weight and has managed to continuously achieve excellent results year by year. With personalised training and development programme, employees are being well looked after with fantastic benefits across all levels.   

Key responsibilities for this London based Consumer PR Manager role:

  • Develop and implement PR strategy that delivers coverage results for the consumer technology division of the business (reporting directly into the Head of Communications)
  • Working closely with internal business partners to ensure campaigns are integrated
  • Take ownership of managing a budget and an external agency which focuses on news generation
  • Maintain and build relationships with all media to deliver the brand’s messages
  • Support the public affairs programme
  • Identify corporate key messages and deliver integrated campaigns

Skills, experience and competencies for this London based Consumer PR Manager role:

  • PR agency background would be ideal
  • Ideally a consumer PR generalist with experience and passion in consumer technology
  • Experience in the energy sector with a good knowledge of its complex sector challenges
  • Enjoy working in an autonomous, mature and self-motivated environment within a close-knit team
  • Must be a strategic thinker with proven track record for creating integrated consumer PR campaigns that deliver positive coverage
  • Must have outstanding writing skills

To apply for this role please forward your CV to Ellwood Atfield via the “Apply for this Role” button or get in touch with Renee Wo at Ellwood Atfield and quote reference RW-1610-4031