PR Manager

Recruiter
Mp Resourcing Ltd
Location
Abingdon
Salary
£30k to £35k
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client has been established since 1977, it is the only voluntary self-regulatory within its industry. The PR Manager will report into the Associations Head of Operations and will be critical to the strategic delivery of the Associations brand awareness.

Main Responsibilities

  • Planning and implementing PR strategies
  • Liaising with and answering enquiries from media, individuals and other organisations via telephone and email
  • Proactively identify opportunities to build business profile and media networks, including making recommendations on business subject to contribute to
  • Researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media
  • Collating and analysing media coverage
  • Writing and editing in-house publications, case studies, speeches and articles
  • Responsible for the Associations corporate messaging across all communication channels including their website
  • Identifying where appropriate, opportunities to raise profile and secure sponsorship or representational opportunities
  • Commissioning market research
  • Managing the PR aspect of a crisis situation
  • Line Management of PR Executive / Assistant

Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years experience working in a PR function
  • Experience of managing campaigns and working at a strategic level
  • Line management experience
  • Digital qualification / experience

Personal Characteristics

  • Highly organised with attention to detail
  • Proactive, motivated and able to work on own initiative
  • Able to manage and prioritise multiple requests, often simultaneously
  • Possess the confidence to build a good rapport with senior stakeholders & media

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 days you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this position, however we may contact you in the future to discuss other opportunities.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.


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