PR & Social Media Specialist

Location
England,London,City of London
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
09 Apr 2013
Closes
23 Apr 2013
Ref
1785620-4-BB
Contact
Rory Sheen
Job Discipline
Communications, PR & Media
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading pan European IT Services provider is seeking to add a confident and talented PR & Social Media Specialist to its distinguished Communications team.

As PR & Social Media Specialist, you will report into the Head of External Communications and take full responsibility for the company's PR and Analyst Relations activity in the UK & Ireland. Key responsibilities will include:

-utilising a variety of different channels including press releases, events and social media to enhance the company's brand and leverage sales

-managing relationships with external PR and Analyst Relations agencies in the UK & Ireland

-cultivating relationships with journalists in the technology trade press and the business press which will help to increase the company's brand presence in relevant media

-distributing important news stories internally as well as dealing with crisis communications as and when appropriate

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in public relations within the B2B technology sphere; either in-house or agency. A strong network of contacts within the UK technology media world would be advantageous. A background in organising events is also highly desirable.

Our client is a technology businee with an excellent reputation in IT services, network services and data centre services. This is a superb opportunity which will have a substantial positive impact on your career.

If you would like to apply for the role of PR & Social Media Specialist or find out more, please apply online or contact Rory Sheen at Robert Walters on rory.sheen@robertwalters.com or call +44(0) 207509 8115 quoting the reference 1785620.