PR Content Executive

Pure Recruitment
From £27,000 to £31,000 per annum
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
PR Content Executive Swindon £27-31k We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced PR content professional with a passion for writing to join a busy press office; ideal for someone who can inspire and deliver to help drive the success and growth of the business. The role will certainly grow in content meaning you won’t have time to get bored This is an ideal time to join such a busy and expanding Company. The role – PR Content Executive Reporting to the PR Manager and supporting the press office in all its activities, the PR Content Executive will have a particular focus on producing and curating content for a variety of projects and campaigns, helping to build the company’s reputation. Principal responsibilities •Provide support across all PR activities. •Write press and product releases and blogs. •Research, develop and write a range of content, including (but not limited to) editorial, thought leadership features, press office materials and online content. •Take responsibility for the content plan, and the producing and curating of content, including copy, images, video, infographics, in line with wider business objectives. •Form relationships with journalists and the media and in-depth knowledge of key publications. •Work with the online team to help monitor and measure campaign performance against objectives and compile reports in order to demonstrate effectiveness. •Respond quickly and effectively to day-to-day media opportunities and enquiries. Attributes for the role •Experience of working in a press office, PR and/or a publishing environment – agency or clientside. •Excellent and versatile writing skills – be able to demonstrate these skills with impressive work examples/portfolio. •Broad and deep understanding of social media platforms, channels and content opportunities •A good knowledge of the principles of SEO •Strong organisational and planning skills •The ability to multi-task and prioritise workloads in a deadline driven environment •High levels of attention to detail and accuracy, even when under pressure •Able to build strong working relationships with colleagues and stakeholders •Familiar with MS Office programs, especially Word, PowerPoint & Excel This job was originally posted as