PR Executive

Michael Page Marketing
United Kingdom
£35k - £45k pa
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The role of PR Executive is for a leading forex/FX company with a main base in central London. This is a great opportunity to be part of a growing London team with significant responsibilities. Client Details The client is an international provider of forex trading services with a main base in London. They have a growing marketing team and use content and PR as a key part in the acquisition and retention of both B2C and B2B customers. Description The role of PR Executive for this London based Financial Services company involves the following responsibilities: Manage press office, dealing with incoming media requests and working closely with external PR agency Aid with the creation and distribution of content Proactively approach publications and media contacts to increase coverage, utilising PR agency Manage agency deadlines and article flow Organise interviews and spokesperson events Manage freelancers in international locations, who localise content for relevant countries Ensure all media and PR activity is in line with industry regulations Profile The ideal candidate will possess the following: Have strong experience within a PR/External Communications role Ideally have worked in Financial Services (specifically forex), or other regulated environment (gambling, energy, telco etc.) Have exceptional written communication skills and strong attention to detail Able to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously Have experience of managing external PR/Marketing agencies Have a strong understanding of how PR campaigns link in with wider marketing activities to maximise reach and commercial value Job Offer The role will offer a competitive salary plus benefits and discretionary bonus
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