External Communications Manager

Recruiter
Addison Lee Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£50,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Main Function of the Role To raise awareness and encourage consideration of Addison Lee as the premium ground transport provider in London and relevant global markets through delivery of high-quality creative communications campaigns, media relations and social interaction, resulting in regular messaged presence in relevant media. You will possess a proven track record of building an effective and engaged social presence for consumer brands. Main Duties - Identifying, building and curating positive relationships with key traditional and digital media stakeholders, including social. Involves assisting with the running of our busy press office. - Designing communications campaigns - which will range from solus public relations, to those on social media and in partnership with marketing - across a range of sectors and audiences, which result in regular, well-messaged presence in target earned media and thereby increase awareness and brand preference from our target markets. - Designing and implementing a content programme that consistently engages our target audience and helps with awareness and consideration to the extent that the content is regularly and extensively shared - Bringing creativity and relevance to our consumer communications, based on an affinity with our target audiences and an understanding of their likes and dislikes. - Ensuring that all activity sits against a plan with defined targets, is measurable and can be presented back to the business About You / Skills Required - 3-5 years' experience in public relations, ideally gained in agencies working with leading FMCG brands - Enjoys working in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment and deals well with ambiguity - Good relationships with relevant news and vertical media across corporate, consumer and B2B media. - Evidence of campaigns successfully delivered across a range of media - Passionate about social media with proven expertise in social media campaigns - Proof of content planning expertise - Flexible mind-set and able to turn their hand to any element of public relations About Addison Lee From humble beginnings to London's most trusted business-class car service in just over forty years, Addison Lee have grown with and for the times. And yet, so little has changed about us. We still believe that taxis and minicabs can be so much more than just a means to an end - our clients are right to expect extraordinary standards, and by allying the latest technologies with traditional customer service values, we can not only disrupt the industry, we can revolutionise it. Today, our iconic cars are responsible for getting over 10 million people where they need to go each year in London alone. And with our business expanding every day - across both the UK and worldwide - we will continue to deliver that same executive service consistently, no matter where we are.
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