Part time PR manager

Recruiter
Popchips
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

popchips is looking for a talented and passionate PR professional to join our team as a PR manager to help continue the growth of popchips in the uk. the ideal candidate will have proven PR experience and understand both traditional and emerging media. reporting to the marketing manager and with administrative support from the office manager, they will be based out of the london office 2-3 days per week.

key responsibilities include:

  • coordination of all public relations activities- manage an annual plan to include trade, business and lifestyle outreach for print and online titles
  • devise and implement a blogger and influencer strategy, working with digital manager
  • media relations- keeping popchips front of mind for journalists
  • PR strategy for NPD
  • idea generation for PR stunts and engaging, innovative media mailers and blogger engagement programmes
  • crisis management as required
  • work alongside an agency for larger projects as required

must haves:

  • 5 years’ experience (minimum) or SAM level within an agency, ideally in food/drink and lifestyle PR
  • demonstrated success of working with bloggers and influencers
  • strong relationships with journalists and bloggers and a thorough knowledge of the current media landscape
  • a challenger mind-set and a proven ability to think creatively
  • excellent interpersonal and written/oral communication skills
  • bachelor’s degree (preferred) or equivalent work experience
  • a sense of humour, a passion for working hard toward a common goal, a thrill for building a brand, and, of course, a love for snacking