Media Relations Manager

Recruiter
Flair 4 Recruitment
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
20 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to new leadership, this marketing department has gone through significant transformation and as such, are looking for talented individuals to join their growing team. By joining this firm, you will get the opportunity to become part of one of the largest accountancy and investment firms in the UK. They deliver imaginative yet pragmatic solutions to their clients and have collected numerous awards for their work.

The main purpose of your role will be to assist in the development and delivery of the firm-wide media relations strategy, whilst forging strong relationships with journalists, PR agencies and key industry influencers.

You will:

* Oversee a strong distribution and media strategy, developing new formats and partnerships

* Work with colleagues to coordinate output themes or specific topics

* Ensure senior stakeholders are aligned with strategy and planned activity

* Write press releases

* Draft and edit articles on behalf of Directors

* Create and edit content that is meaningful and engaging

* Act as a media spokesperson

* Ensure the firm’s other spokespeople are thoroughly briefed, trained and approved prior to any media interviews

* Liaise with the press to ensure the firm is included in relevant listings and identify topics which Directors can comment on

* Follow and monitor media coverage

* Any other ad-hoc media relations tasks

Your skills and qualities:

* You will be a natural communicator with extensive experience in media relations

* Ideally have experience working in financial services or investments

* You’ll be confident handling multiple projects

* You will have a calm and organised nature, able to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders

This is a full time, permanent position, offering a starting salary of up to £55,000 DOE, based in central London.

If this sounds like the type of role you could be interested in, then please apply today

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