PR & Communications Executive

Lucy Walker Recruitment Ltd
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PR & Communications Executive

Location: Wakefield

Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum

Ref: 916741

I am currently working with a forward thinking and rapidly growing Charity in Wakefield who are seeking a PR and Communications Executive to join their exciting Marketing team.As a PR and Communications Executive you will provide creative, flexible and measurable communications to meet the overall aim of the not for profit organisation. You will develop these through a range of channels to strengthen the profile of the Charity with key stakeholders, funding bodies, supporters and within the Third Sector in general. You will be liaising with national media outlets including the BBC, the charities commission and other government bodies.

As a PR and Communications Officer you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks, including but not limited to:

  • Meeting deadlines set by media partners and management
  • Establish and execute PR strategy
  • Identify, build and maintain key relationships, creating a database of contacts
  • Facilitate all executive profiles, interview requests, speaker opportunities and moreThe ideal candidate for this position will have proven experience in building relationships, internally and externally, and also working with senior individuals or partners. You will also be able to discuss with me how you have excelled in the following:
  • Proven experience within PR & Communications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge of all MS Office packages
  • Ability to manage a complicated workload

Please apply for this position if you feel your experience matches that highlighted above. I look forward to receiving your application and I will get in touch to invite you to meet with me for a registration interview where I can give you more information about the role and the company.

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