PR Manager

Recruiter
Anderson Wright Consulting Ltd
Location
Leeds
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PR MANAGER – IT SERVICES – LEEDS – UP TO £28,000 BASIC SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS

Our client is one of the fastest growing and successful IT companies in the Yorkshire region offering innovative IT services and solutions to both small and major businesses.

Due to their continued growth and success they now require a PR Manager to work from their Leeds, West Yorkshire office.

The Role

  • Reporting to the Head of Digital Marketing, you will be responsible for creating, managing and executing digital PR strategies to deliver coverage for clients.
  • Strategies vary by client, depending on what solution fits the client best, meaning that the day to day role will vary. This gives a lot of variety to the role but also requires someone who is highly adaptable to a varied workload.
  • Building relationships with journalists
  • Selling in news stories to journalists
  • Taking a leading role in brainstorming possible PR campaigns
  • Creating press releases and sending these to journalists
  • Collaborating with the digital team to drive results
  • Contracted hours are 08:45 – 17:15, Monday to Friday, with 1 hour for lunch, however, you will be required to work hours as appropriate to ensure the satisfactory execution of your duties.
  • You will be working from Leeds office

You

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in similar role
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Being professional and flexible
  • The ideal candidate would have commercial experience in devising and implementing digital PR campaigns in a similar environment.
  • The desire to grow the business and develop as an individual is essential!
  • An understanding of digital marketing and SEO
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in building relationships with journalists
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Experience managing a small team would be beneficial
  • Live within a commutable distance to the Leeds office

Salary and Benefits

  • Up to £28,000 basic salary (Subject to experience)
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Flexible Working hours
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Private Pension
  • Staff Development Scheme
  • Corporate Gym Membership
  • Tastecard Restaurant discounts
  • Annual Bonus tied to company profits

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PR MANAGER – IT SERVICES – LEEDS – UP TO £28,000 BASIC SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS