PR & Comms Executive

£22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
03 October 2018
31 October 2018
Jessica Preece
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time
PR, Commutations, Marketing

Your new company

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a PR & Communications Executive in the Marketing & PR Division of a company that provides IT software solutions to financial institutions.

Your new role

Daily duties

* Ownership of the PR strategy to include its continued development and implementation

* Press and PR coordination through the update of media contacts, building relationships and liaising on a regular basis with the media

* Researching, subscribing and managing Company-relevant publications

* Monitoring media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newsletters, blogs and websites, social media sites, etc., for opportunities

* Liaising with regional sales teams and researching topics specific to their region, reading industry specific news and using this combined knowledge to write blogs for the Company website

* Ownership of the social media strategy to include its development and day-to-day implementation

* Management of all social networks, to include the company profiles; and their upkeep, the continuous publishing of news and events and actively increasing the follower base.

* Working on Marketing and PR projects as part of the team, including assisting with website related tasks

* Competitor SWOTs and other research projects.

What you'll need to succeed

* Minimum of 2 years' experience in a PR environment
* Educated to degree level
* Proven B2B PR and social media experience
* Good general knowledge of marketing and PR
* Stakeholder management skills to include interaction with the press
* Outstanding organisation skills with excellent attention to detail
* An interest in technology and/or software
* Problem solving skills
* Works well under pressure and to tight deadlines
* Excellent written and spoken English
* A positive and flexible outlook

What you'll get in return

You will be working for a progressive organisation that offers support and career progression. You will be on a generous salary and benefits, not to mention working within a vibrant marketing team.

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