PR Executive/Senior PR Executive

Location
Hampshire, commutable from areas such as Farnborough, Fleet, Aldershot and Camberley
Salary
Up to £30K DOE + Fantastic Benefits
Posted
18 Sep 2018
Closes
25 Oct 2018
Ref
VR/08639
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

An exciting new position has arisen within a well-established and forward thinking global travel brand.  They are going through an exciting time of change within the business and now require a talented and experienced PR Executive/Senior PR Executive to join their dynamic team.

The role:

  • Work with internal teams to be the responsible for the day to day PR activity for the organisation in line with the content and campaign calendar.
  • Respond to all incoming media enquiries in a reactive and informative way
  • Frequently prepare accurate press releases for a wide variety of media outlets
  • Researching popular culture and points of interest as well as reacting to the latest trends and trading routes.
  • Develop, build and maintain relationships with influencers and people key to the business as well as popular media outlets and key journalists
  • To assist and support in times of crisis by assisting in drafting media statements, monitoring and dissemination of information.
  • Develop and maintain or update the press centre as and when needed for internal or external outlets
  • Work closely with the marketing department to ensure features appear and are reaching the right target media. 
  • Seek out brand ambassadors, influencers and potential media partnerships as well build on existing relationships with industry partners 
  • Provide administrative support to the marketing department as and when required
  • Support with writing and producing content for all marketing channels

You will be the ideal candidate due to your:

  • Previous experience within a similar consumer focussed PR role
  • Excellent creative and persuasive copywriting skills
  • Be a strong team player with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Confident in your approach to the development of relationships with journalists and media partners
  • Understanding the digital and traditional media landscapes
  • Previous experience using website content management systems 
  • Be a bright creative thinker 
  • Organised approach to work with faultless prioritising skills

This is a wonderful opportunity to join a fantastic consumer brand at the top of their game as they propel themselves even higher. Please apply now if this sounds like the role for you!

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