PR Executive

14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client based in Northumberland is looking for an experienced PR Executive to join there expanding team.

Job Description

The PR Executive will report directly to the Managing Director and will be an active member of the Marketing Department. Some key aspects of the role include:

- Planning, developing and implementing PR strategies
- Liaising with colleagues and key spokespeople
- Liaising with and answering enquiries from media, individuals and other organisations
- Researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media
- Collating and analysing media coverage
- Writing and Editing in-house newsletters, case studies, speeches & articles
- Preparing and supervising the production of publicity brochures, hand-outs, direct mail, leaflets, promotional videos, photographs, films & multimedia programmes
- Devising and coordinating photo opportunities
- Organising events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press tours
- Maintaining and updating information on the organisations website
- Sourcing and managing speaking and sponsorship opportunities

Persons Specifications

- The ability to work closely with a sales & marketing team
- The ability to build good relationships with the media
- A "go get them attitude"
- Excellent copy writing skills
- Good communicator, internally and externally
- Some national travel will be required within the role

This is a great opportunity for someone to join a progressive/growing company so if you are interested please apply now!!

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