PR Communications Director

Pure Recruitment
Bristol, Avon
11 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PR Communications Director


We’re looking for a strategic PR/Comms Communications Consultant to work in a fast paced environment in Bristol.

Our client will consider both client and agency backgrounds and previous experience in building, construction, infrastructure, environment or development sectors would be helpful, but just a genuine interest in these areas would be sufficient.


• Delivery of income and profitability against targets

• Leadership in client relationships, account and budget management

• Direction of projects and campaigns which are outcome-focused

• Business development and growth via existing/new clients and projects

• Management and mentoring of team members

• Industry participation and visibility at networking events, conferences, workshops, etc.

• Media and social media: knowledge of media and social media practices and techniques

• Public affairs: working knowledge of UK political structures (national, devolved and local) and political drivers

• Planning: knowledge of planning legislation and procedures - and/or construction industry (preferable)

• Business to business PR techniques (an advantage but not essential)

• Working knowledge of procurement processes and bidding techniques for private and public sector contracts.

• Stakeholder engagement and consultation strategy

• Media relations strategy and delivery (including social media): provide trusted strategic advice on media management (proactive and reactive); issues management; journalist relationship management; writing and overseeing media copy; selling in angles and news

• Public affairs strategy and delivery; provide trusted strategic advice and management of political issues and agendas relevant to clients, projects and campaigns