PR Executive

Recruiter
Reed Marketing & Creative
Location
City of London, Central London
Salary
19000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking to kick-start your career in PR? Do you have some PR internship experience but would like to find a permanent, good paying PR job which offers the room to progress?

This is an opportunity to join a leading, investor/financial public relations and marketing consultancy for growth companies based in the heart of London, the consultancy has an outstanding track-record of delivering intelligent and creative campaigns. Driven by a partnership of business-minded people with proven skills, its clients span a number of sectors including natural resources, renewable energy, agriculture, health & leisure and aerospace (to name a few).

The Role: 
• Implement proactive and effective PR campaigns, alongside a Partner, to increase awareness of clients, their products, industry sectors and issues affecting them on a daily basis
• Attend client meetings and build professional relationships with new and existing clients
• Write press releases, articles and other documentation which meet often tight deadlines and the requirements of the PR brief – the candidate must have strong writing skills
• Maintain and develop business relationships with journalists, analysts and investors
• Continued reading and learning around the sectors in which clients’ operate as well as the general market
• Keep abreast of best practice and corporate reporting and communication trends
• Proof-read clients’ and co-workers’ written work with 100% accuracy
• Work on annual reports (both print and online), website and other corporate communications projects
• Research and develop ideas in support of new business pitches

You will need
• A proactive and can-do attitude and strong organisational skills
• Excellent communication skills both within the office and when representing the Consultancy
• Resilience & Ambition, to be client services-focused with the ability to enhance existing client relationships and establish new ones
• Have experience of implementing social media strategies for corporate clients
• Some PR or Marketing experience and educated to degree level or equivalent 

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