Senior PR Assistant

Recruiter
Jackson Rose
Location
London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a seasoned PR Coordinator for a very high end Jewellery brand based in Central London.

  • JOB TITLE:Senior PR Coordinator
    REPORTS TO:Global Head of Marketing / Communications

    JOB PURPOSE

    The main objective of this role is to promote and protect the company's image by delivering positive communications about the company through a variety of routes and channels.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Overseeing the press assistant and intern with the daily running of the press office
  • Responsible for actively building new relationships and developing existing relationships with UK Jewellery / Luxury press and digital influencers to secure positive and favourable coverage across target media
  • Communicating key news stories to target press and logging confirmed forthcoming coverage
  • PR database management with support of PR assistant
  • Writing and circulating press releases
  • Internal communication with teams social media, creative, buying and marketing
  • Monitoring and reporting of UK and international press coverage
  • Responsible for the hiring of the PR intern with support of PR assistant
  • Coordinating PR events with the support of the team

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Must have excellent writing skills
  • Must possess UK press contacts across jewellery, lifestyle and luxury titles
  • Excellent written & communication skills
  • 2 years PR experience either in-house or agency
  • Excellent media awareness and a genuine interest in all facets of media
  • Extremely organised and efficient with excellent time management skills