PR Marketing and Events Manager

London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: PR, Marketing & Events Manager Reports to: Publishers The Chelsea Magazine Company is a leading independent publisher of 17 successful specialist titles produced in print and on multiple digital platforms. This role is based at the head office on the King’s Road, in the heart of Chelsea. You will take full responsibility for the marketing of our brands and the end-to-end management of awards and events. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years experience in marketing and events and will be able to hit the ground running. The Chelsea Magazine Company is a team of dynamic, hardworking individuals, where the right individual can make their mark. Responsibilities include: Marketing & PR - Ensuring that our magazines remain at the forefront of their respective markets. - Nurturing a tip-top list of press contacts. Having a good nose for a story and knowing where to place it. - Preparing press releases as directed by publishers - briefing the team assistant to write press releases; checking and sending. - Constantly promoting our editors, especially at key times of the year - flower shows, boat shows etc. Constantly pushing them to the media, making them available to give quotes etc - Banging the drum for our magazines and our business as a whole; networking and attending relevant events. End-to-end event planning - Responsibility for the successful and profitable delivery and execution of CMC’s award ceremonies and other associated events. - Working collaboratively with digital/publishers on concept, branding, microsites and digital comms. - Managing/controlling logistics andP&Ls. - Constantly developing and nurturing relationships with venues and suppliers. - Pro-actively promoting our awards/events and ensuring they remain relevant/talked about. - Keeping abreast of similar/new offerings from our competitors and ensuring that our events/awards have the edge. - Post-event analysis. Shows - Securing space at shows and taking full responsibility for stand design & build, staff, budget management, all logistics. Ensuring our magazines are represented in the best possible light at all times - Working collaboratively with the subscriptions teams to ensure maximum return on our investment in shows. - Analysing the success of our participation in shows and making recommendations for future participation. VIP lists - Working with publishers to keep these up to date and making sure our magazines are reaching the right people. - Knowing who the key media influencers are within each industry. Controlled Circulation - Working with publishers & heads of market to refresh and renew these lists on a quarterly basis. - Constantly looking at new areas for distribution. Partnerships - Working tirelessly to develop partnerships, from those that will generate revenue to those brands/shows/retailers that will leverage our brands to a new audience and benefit our sales teams. - Developing reader days/events for our key advertisers. If you are driven, self-motivated and passionate about marketing, this could be your best role yet! You will work across all the teams and develop strong relationships both inside and outside of the company and drive our marketing activities forward. If this sounds like you please get in touch as soon as possible sending your CV and covering letter to