PR and Content Manager

35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
13 Jan 2021
10 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
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Bibby Financial Services have an exciting opportunity available for a PR and Content Manager to join us based in Banbury. You will join us on a full time, fixed term contract (maternity cover) and in return, you will receive a competitive salary of GBP35,000 - GBP40,000 per annum.

We've supported small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) since 1982 and today we support more than 12,000 businesses worldwide. We are proud to help businesses, both big and small to grow and thrive in domestic and international markets.

Why us?

We're in the business of relationships. We know real value lies in real people, and it takes a motivated mindset and can-do attitude to belong here. It can be fast-paced and full on but we can handle it. We're a collective of 'got your back', we collaborate together, take ownership and deliver for our clients every time. That way, everybody wins. In return, we're all empowered to get the job done because we're trusted to get it right. It's why we were hired in the first place. We want you to make the choices you believe in - we'll believe in them too.

As our PR and Content Manager, we will reward you and your hard work with:

- Private healthcare for you and your family

- Company pension scheme

- Wide range of flexible benefits, such as gym membership, technology or health assessments

- Access to an online wellbeing centre

- Range of discounts from many businesses

- 25 days holiday which increases with service and options to buy or sell more.

Every day brings a new challenge as we interact with a variety of colleagues and clients, making sure their needs are met. We are sociable and support each other on the ups and downs of the working day.

As our PR and Content Manager, you will work within the Corporate Communications team and will be responsible for the management and delivery of corporate messages across earned, shared and owned channels to protect and enhance BFS's corporate reputation amongst key stakeholders.

Your key duties as our PR and Content Manager will include:

- Managing BFS UK's external content strategy, ensuring the availability of ongoing, relevant and timely content for PR, social media and digital channels

- Supporting the Head of External Communications in executing BFS's insight-content strategy

- Day-to-day management of BFS's external PR agency and media relations strategy to generate favourable national, regional and trade media coverage for BFS

- Publishing all relevant content on BFS's owned and shared digital channels

- Supporting BFS's social media strategy, ensuring relevant and timely content publication through corporate social profiles

- Supporting BFS's public review strategy, monitoring and responding to online reviews, ensuring alignment with acquisition and in-life activity, and managing the ongoing collection of client reviews

- Ongoing monitoring of BFS UK brand mentions, dividing appropriate reactive messaging where appropriate

- Managing external agency/vendor performance in line with KPI's to ensure excellent output and performance

- Engaging with internal stakeholders and communicating business messages internally to contribute to employee engagement

- Supporting the Head of External Communications by monitoring, evaluating and reporting BFS UK's PR and social media performance on an ongoing basis

- Keeping up-to-date with external trends, insight and media to proactively spot and propose creative new opportunities to enhance BFS's reputation through communications

What we are looking for in our ideal PR and Content Manager:

- Experience of public relations and social media management in either agency or in-house roles

- Experience of developing, coordinating and publishing content across multiple digital platforms

- Proven and demonstrable copywriting skills and a high level of written English

- Excellent interpersonal communication skills

- Commitment, eagerness to learn and determination to succeed

- The ability to interpret primary and secondary data to develop newsworthy stories for media

There's no place quite like BFS and we're proud of that. And it's all down to you - you make us the people with which every ambitious business loves to work.

If you would like to join a Times Top 100 Best Companies to work for employer, please click 'apply' today to be considered as our PR and Content Manager - we would love to hear from you!

We're absolutely committed to being a truly inclusive place to work, where everyone has an equal opportunity to reach their true potential. Let us know if you need adjustments to support you through any stage of the Recruitment process