PR & Marketing Assistant

08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client who is extremely established in the travel industry are currently looking for a PR & Marketing Assistant to join a talented and creative team and its award-winning specialist travel brand. Working with the PR & Marketing Manager and the Agent Sales Manager, the role will involve a variety of tasks in order to help increase brand awareness and generate leads for three travel brands.
In return you will receive a salary of £20,200 to £23,200 plus a discretionary annual bonus, working the hours of Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm plus an excellent benefits package.
You will be working across a variety of media, both online and off-line, working with journalists and utilising a wide range of marketing methods to improve the visibility of the company, increase engagement with our existing and potential customers and the travel trade.
You will ideally be bursting with ideas and inspiration, as well as keen to muck in with some of the less challenging, yet essential tasks that the marketing team throw up.
This is a great opportunity to join a growing company and get a foot into the world of travel, PR and marketing.
Duties will include:
Creating travel itineraries, provide product information, organise trips and create travel documentation for press and agent FAM trips.
Pitch ideas to journalists and assist in creation and distribution of press releases.
Help plan and organise consumer and agent events and exhibitions.
Work with the content team to produce frequent topical copy on social media channels, blogs and email marketing.
Assist with the setting of goals and measuring the success of PR and marketing campaigns and projects.
Update website content and produce material for partner and agent websites too.
Excellent people skills and the ability to communicate well with press, agents, external agencies and with colleagues.
Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work to deadlines.
Good practical knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, Facebook etc.
Pride and enthusiasm for the brand and a keenness to learn.
A good eye for design

If you are interested in this role please click apply or send your CV to We will endeavour to be in touch as soon as possible.