PR Executive

Location
England,West Yorkshire
Salary
£21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
19 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Ref
13827339/001
Contact
Freddie Stroud
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Executive
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
This is a temporary role to cover sickness within the team. Provides the opportunity for someone to experience delivering PR at a global level, working alongside the Head of PR and global agency.


Client Details

The client is a B2B organisation based in West Yorkshire.


Description

Will be assisting the Head of PR in delivering PR and external communications activity that supports the business at a global and regional level - we are looking for someone who can roll up their sleeves and get stuck in, highly organised with strong attention to detail, able to work methodically due to global demands, self-starter - able to crack on once shown the ropes and deliver.



Proactive PR activity

* Drafting regional press releases for review by Head of PR/stakeholders
* Co-ordinate the translation and sign off of language versions of press releases and articles with regional marketing managers
* Co-ordinating with the creative team to develop required imagery for PR activity/newsroom
* Proof-reading collateral/press releases
* Setting up regional versions of press releases for global distribution
* Setting up distribution of press releases through Cision system
* Posting press releases onto the company newsroom and sharing via social media



PR reporting

* Tracking and tagging coverage received on a daily basis through Meltwater
* Pulling reports for coverage against specific press releases as required
* Pulling reports for coverage by region for monthly reporting



Project work

Undertaking various project work to support the Head of PR and External Communications

* Newsroom development
* Corporate website
* Transaction site updates


Profile

We are looking for someone who can roll up their sleeves and get stuck in, highly organised with strong attention to detail, able to work methodically due to global demands, self-starter - able to crack on once shown the ropes and deliver. Excellent writing skills and proof reading is a must.


Job Offer

2-3 month contract with scope of the role to become permanent.