Graduate PR Trainee

Recruiter
Adecco
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Graduate Trainee Public Relations Account Executive required for a busy and involving role. There is great scope for progression in this highly professional and successful agency. You must have a 2:1 or first class degree in any discipline and be able to demonstrate clearly why you are genuinely focused on a career with PR. A keen interest in current affairs and politics is essential. You will be very hardworking and keen to climb the career ladder. Excellent writing skills and a flair for communication is essential.

Specific duties include:

* Liaise with clients and other stakeholders across a range of industries
* Write press features and press releases to an extremely high standard
* Liaise with the media, organise meetings and help to develop positive relationships
* Carry out research and get involved in political engagement
*Use your persuasive skills to "sell in" press releases to the media
* Handle telephone enquiries
*Deal with administrative tasks
*Assist in organising press events and attend exhibitions
*Design communications for a range of consultations including web based and social media activity
*Liaison on a national and international basis

Salary: 17,000 - 18,000 depending upon experience. For any graduates who can offer previous PR experience then the salary would go up to 21,000 or 22,000. Additional benefits are offered on top of the basic salary.

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.30pm with some occasional need to work beyond this depending upon workload.

Adecco is an employment agency and an equal opportunities employer. Due to the high volume of responses to our advertising we are unable to respond to all candidates directly. If you have not heard from us within 4 working days then please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.