PR Manager

DRD Recruitment
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Reporting to: Head of Digital Marketing Salary £30-35K Based near Leeds Car is essential due to location The Role Reporting to the Head of Digital Marketing, you will be responsible for creating, managing and executing digital PR strategies to deliver coverage for clients. Strategies will vary by client, depending on what solution fits the client best, meaning that the day to day role will vary. To apply for this role you will need to be highly adaptable to a varied workload. Role & Responsibilities: · Building relationships with journalists · Selling in news stories to journalists · Taking a leading role in brainstorming possible PR campaigns · Creating press releases and sending these to journalists · Collaborating with the digital team to drive results Mandatory Requirements: · Minimum of 5 years’ experience in similar role · Good oral and written communication skills · Being professional and flexible · The ideal candidate would have commercial experience in devising and implementing digital PR campaigns in a similar environment. The desire to grow the business and develop as an individual is essential Personal Skills: · An understanding of digital marketing and SEO · Excellent communication skills · Experience in building relationships with journalists · Excellent written and spoken English · Experience managing a small team would be beneficial This job description is intended as a guideline only and the contents are therefore not exhaustive. Due to the volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from the managing consultant within 1 week please assume you have not been short listed. DRD Recruitment is committed to a policy of equal opportunities in relation to job applications. DRD Recruitment is acting in the capacity of an Employment Agency for permanent appointments. This job was originally posted as