PR & Communications Executive

Full Time Permanent

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2831 – PR & Communications Executive – Based in Ascot (hybrid – 2 days in the office once fully trained) – Perm – £32-35K

This is a new exciting opportunity for an experienced PR & Communications Executive to join a global lifestyle brand.

Main Responsibilities:

* Be the main point of contact and representative for PR communication for the UK business

* Manage external PR Agencies for press announcements

* Attend weekly calls and monthly meetings to understand requirements

* Create and provide reports on PR tasks

* Project lead any PR events or product launch events, ensuring the correct support is drawn from other team members following approval

* To look after PR budget with support from Customer Marketing Manager

* Project and forecast plans for the strategy plan

* Prepare, create, and finalise any newsletter content ready to be sent to customers

* Maintain relations with existing influencers and PR Agencies whilst reaching out to new influencers and Agencies

* Complete contracts and negotiations with influencers and PR Agencies

Social Media

* Develop content and calendar for Customer Social Media channels

* Manage Social Media agency day to day

* Provide the Social Media agency with all information, materials and content that is needed to support the Marketing calendar

* Raise brand awareness, sales and recruitment through the main channels, Facebook, Instagram & Twitter whilst supporting Customer Marketing Manager with their strategy

* Work towards opening channels of Pinterest & Linkedin supporting the correct channels

* Work towards a library of content assets for the following: Product, recipes, campaign’s, recruitment, promotions, retail

Know-How, Technical Skills and Experience

* Managing and coordinating campaigns and projects

* Experience writing effective press releases

* Agency management experience

* Background and experience in contract negotiations

* Experience in managing a budget

* Previous experience in copywriting

* Community, social media, and project management experience

* Ideally proficient in Adobe Creative suite, including but not limited to InDesign, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro

Behavioral Competencies

* Knowledge and history of creative content creation

* Strategy alignment for boosting company profile within the UK

* A full understanding of relevant trends

* Have a hands-on approach to events, photography etc.

Associated Typical Profile

* 2 + years experience within PR or Comms

* Experience in working in a corporate environment