PR Executive

£30000 to £35000 per annum
04 Apr 2013
02 May 2013
Jamie Miller
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
B2B, Finance
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is an exciting online brand who have seen exceptional growth in the last three years and is a household name in the UK with big plans internationally. A high profile brand that specialises in personal finance, now has an opportunity for a Corporate Senior Level Executive to join their growing PR team in the corporate division, to run the busy corporate press office, deal with corporate media and handle the brands crisis communications.

Key Attributes:
- Brilliant communicator - great written skills, articulate, persuasive and credible
- Fast paced with a can do attitude and the ability to work autonomously
- Media relations experience - corporate media
- Proven experience in dealing with crisis communications
- Experience within an online brand would be ideal
- Experience within or for a controversial brand
- Social media experience would be a bonus
- Experience running a press office - everything from being first point of contact for incoming enquiries to producing up-to-date fact sheets
- Drafting press releases, materials and helping sell-in corporate stories
- Proactive media relations with corporate journalists
- Some agency management and co-ordination
- Liaison with internal and external stakeholders
- Consultative - ability to make recommendations to senior team on corporate PR decisions, strategies and actions.

This will be a fast-paced role with a lot of responsibility and would suit someone who is a strong agency Account Manager or Senior Account Manager.

In return you will get to work with an award winning, close knit team, for a high profile brand. You will be paid higher than average and there are plenty of soft and hard benefits and career progression.

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