PR & Communications Executive

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Croydon
Salary
£24000/annum
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Unless you have been under a rock for last 2 years you will know that coconut products are absolutely the trend everyone is using, whether you wear it, eat it or put it on your skin. We are looking for an A-Grade PR and Communications Manager to help our client spread the word about all their creative new products, activity and mission. Even if you're not too familiar with coconuts, if you have an entrepreneurial attitude and share our mission, then we want to hear from you!
The ideal person to this role will (other than no coconut allergies) ideally be degree qualified, bringing with them 2 years within PR and Comms, ideally within FMCG or consumer products
You will have brilliant interpersonal skills, with a real connection to people from all backgrounds, and at all levels, have an entrepreneurial spirit, be commercially astute and have the best communication skills, across all media
What you will get in return is a role in which you will be responsible for developing and implementing the business's communications and PR strategy;
* Leading written communications and campaigns across the business
* Managing press relationships and coverage
* Developing press materials and releases
* Working closely with the Marketing, Design and Business Development teams to ensure that the communications and PR strategy supports the overarching business plan
* Working with junior staff to create and proof written copy, including major campaigns, newsletters, presentations, product labels, press releases, website copy and more