PR Manager

Location
England,West Sussex,Gatwick
Salary
£27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Ref
13834728/001
Contact
Hanisha Sofat
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client who are based in Gatwick are looking for a PR Manager to come in and join their fun and vibrant team! The successful candidate will currently be a PR Executive/ PR Office looking to take on more accountability and responsibility and also have a strong passion for sports - particularly cycling!


Client Details

My client, who are now based in Gatwick hold a great amount of heritage to their brand. The business goes back as far as the 1800's and over the years has phenomenally grown to be where they are today!

The role of the PR Manager will be based from the UK Head Office in Gatwick. My clients are leaders in the market for the products they supply and are valued in the retail world.


Description

Key Responsibilities of this PR Manager role based in Gatwick are but will not be limited to:

* Working with the buying team to identify priority products for coverage.
* Managing the forward planning cycle for all product placements
* Building strong relationships with key press contacts to become the first port of call
for PR requests.
* Managing the preparation and movement of samples and PR stock to and from
journalists.
* Making the most of our PR coverage by communicating internally and externally -
this will involve working with other members of the marketing team

And much more! This is a great time to join the business!


Profile

The successful applicant will be:

* Be a cycling expert
* Have excellent communication skills
* Be highly organised
* Be able to work to deadlines
* Be proactive and able to use your own initiative
* Currently be a PR Officer / PR Executive looking to take that next level up as a PR Manager


Job Offer

In return my client are offering a great salary plus company benefits as well as an exciting change for this person to come in and really make their mark!