PR Executive

3 days left

Cobham, Surrey
Up to £35,000 Plus Benefits
24 Jul 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

PR Executive – Growing Global Business
Cobham, Surrey (with travel to London as required) 

Are you enthusiastic, eager to develop your career and looking for an exciting new challenge? Do you have experience of creating press releases and a talent for communicating and engaging with others? 

If so, this is an incredible opportunity to make a lasting impact within a high growth, tech-led business as a PR Executive. Everyone works hard here, and has fun at the same time – is this an environment you’re likely to excel in?

Who will we be working for?  

Delivering end-to-end solutions, our client is an international AV/IT sales agency representing vendors that make collaborative technology solutions to create flexible workplaces. 

They’re now looking for an experienced and driven PR Executive with great creative writing and media skills to join their team in Cobham, supporting colleagues throughout the EMEA region. 

Are there any perks?  

- Salary of up to £35,000 
- DiS benefits 
- Pension 
- Healthcare scheme 
- The chance to travel and see more of the world as your work 
- Plenty of opportunities to increase your skill-set and diversify your portfolio 
- The autonomy to make a real difference as part of the Marketing Team

This is a brilliant opportunity to join a fast-paced business at an exciting point in their evolution and shape the public image of a variety of highly-regarded brands. 

You’ll join a friendly, talented team who like to work hard and be the best in what they do.  You’ll have plenty of chances to get to know your colleagues and will be well-rewarded for your hard work. 

What’s more, as you’ll join a global business with offices in Europe, Russia, the Middle East and South Africa, there will be opportunities to progress professionally, travel and get stuck into a range of exciting projects.

What will my day-to-day look like?  

As a PR Executive, you’ll deliver a high-quality PR service for the business and build positive relationships with the media and stakeholders. 

PR is the face of the organisation, and you’ll be playing a vital role in how the company is perceived. You’ll influence content, build positive relationships with the media and build relationships with key stakeholders. 

You’ll take ownership of informing the media, influencers, prospective customers, partners, vendors, end users and employees about announcements or changes to the company. 

Supporting the Director of PR and Marketing, you will also: 

- Draft and distribute press releases, case studies and newsletters 
- Draft and create social media posts 
- Monitor press coverage 
- Produce PR reports 
- Support EMEA press events 
- Liaise with journalists and influencers 
- Help put together industry awards 

Sounds great! What do I need? 

To be considered as a PR Executive, you will need: 

- A real passion for PR
- Experience of writing press releases and case studies 
- Confidence in dealing with social media from a professional standpoint 
- A can-do attitude 
- Exceptional organisational and writing skills 

Previous PR experience would be highly beneficial. A solid background within the tech sector, audio visual, automation or similar would also be an advantage, as would the ability to speak a second language (preferably Spanish), in addition to English. 

Other organisations may call this role Public Relations Executive, Media Relations Executive, Public Relations Officer, PR Co-ordinator, PR & Outreach Officer, Digital Marketing Executive or Social Media Executive. 

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