Communications/PR Executive

Location
Manchester
Salary
£20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
15 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Ref
13897862/001
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Tier one staff-orientated international law firm with a large variety of different specialisms.

Description

  • Developing and executing plans of communications in close collaboration with stakeholders
  • Spotting stories and keeping up-to-date with the new and relevant topics
  • Drafting press releases, social media posts, articles of an internal nature, and issuing such pieces
  • Arranging meetings with the media and producing briefing documents
  • Finding forward features, stories to sell in, and securing coverage
  • Aid the media team by maintaining PR procedures
  • Assist the development of new channels
  • Contribution to the inter-firm magazine
  • General administrative duties

Profile

  • Experience in PR, Comms or a journalism role
  • Experience in media relations
  • Professional services knowledge an advantage
  • Ability to tell a story
  • Awareness of how to repackage communications for differing audiences
  • Understanding of PR and Comms practices
  • History of working with digital/social media channels
  • Organisations skills and strong time management
  • Inquisitive and with a liking for the news

Job Offer

Competitive basic salary, plus benefits, as well as exciting career opportunities in an international company