PR & Communications Executive

Location
York
Salary
£18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
14 Sep 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Ref
AXW/26666
Contact
Alec Wann
Sector
Education
Function
Press Officer
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Title: PR & Communications Executive

Location: York

Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 plus excellent benefits



Better Placed are proudly working with a leading Educational organisation that are looking for an accomplished PR & Communications Executive to join their team. You will produce content to support the marketing and communications plan. This is a great opportunity to join a growing marketing and communications team where there are plans for future expansion and prospects of career progression.



Key responsibilities:

* Research, plan and produce communications across press releases, news stories, blogs, emails and speeches.
* Work across multiple teams to produce engaging narrative for a variety of audiences.
* Manage media relations and provide support to colleagues in this area.
* Plan social media activity and respond to social media activity as it happens.



Key requirements:

* Minimum of 2 years communications experience.
* Ability to write for different audiences.
* A good understanding of media, with publications experience.
* Ability to communicate effectively and to operate as part of a team.
* Ability to forge effective business relationships with colleagues across a wide range of disciplines and levels of seniority.

Based in York, this role is commutable from Leeds, Harrogate, Wetherby and Hull.