PR & Communications Assistant - Tech

Career Moves Group
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PR & Communications Assistant - tech

£25k - £30k + bonus, stock options, extensive benefits

Based in Central London

12 month FTC (conversion to perm likely)

The most innovative tech brand in the world is searching for two PR & Communications Assistants to join the team for 12 months initially, but these will likely turn perm. These are extremely rare & unique opportunities to work for a seriously cool tech brand.

What you'll be doing:

? Providing administrative and analytics support to the team, ensuring that a broad
range of activity is coordinated efficiently and accurately
? Providing regular media monitoring and reporting for news relating to tech
? Coordinating a wide range of media opportunities and events including interviews and
press briefings
? Producing written collateral including briefing documents, responses to inbound media
requests, press releases and online content
? Working with content specialists to ensure a consistent level of quality for all written
? Utilising social media platforms for following narratives, identifying emerging news
stories and providing insight
? Acting as a main point of contact for external queries, managing the press inbox to
appropriately escalate requests to managers
? Assisting with the coordination of press tours, events and review programmes
? Developing, nurtures and maintains relationships with journalists, analysts and media
professionals on an ongoing basis

Skills / Personality sought:

? You are passionate about the media and have an ongoing and clear interest in current
affairs both inside and outside of the technology industry
? You have an ability to think on your feet, and focus quickly on the requirements of the
situation, while at the same time being able to relate these attributes to overall goals
? You are able to resolve problems under pressure, make rapid accurate assessments
and identify crucial issues
? You enjoy making an impact but are open to changes in approach to move things
forward, achieve and get better results
? You are familiar with, and enthusiastic about current and emerging digital media
platforms and channels
? You are comfortable with ambiguity and enjoy changeable environments where you can
implement creative and innovative ideas.
? You enjoy variety and have a hands-on mentality - no task is too big or too small. You
operate effectively and enthusiastically at both a strategic and a tactical level
? You have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a natural ability to build
relationships with people
? You are highly collaborative and enjoy working with others. You share information and
understand that succeed or fail, we do so as a team

PLEASE NOTE as much as we'd like to get back to all our candidates, due to high volume applications, if you haven't heard back from us within 7 days then you've been unsuccessful in this instance