Communications and PR Executive BLUC52848
Our client is the world’s largest automotive service organisation, providing solutions to their clients at every stage of the vehicle lifecycle. Through their unique insight, based on data spanning the wholesale, retail and consumer sectors, they help dealers, manufacturers, fleet and leasing companies to boost the value of their assets from cradle to grave, improving performance and profitability at every stage.
In the UK, Cox Automotive provides inventory, financial, media and retail solutions to its clients throughout the automotive ecosystem. Cox Automotive brands in the UK include Manheim, Dealer Auction, Movex, NextGear Capital, Motors.co.uk, Modix, CloseIt, Xtime, WeWantAnyCar and Money4yourmotors. The group employs more than 2,300 team members in the UK and works with thousands of clients, including every one of the top 20 franchise dealers, more than 90 percent of independent dealers, all of the top seven car supermarkets, every major vehicle manufacturer, and eight of the top 10 UK leasing companies.
About the Role
The marketing function is a connected team serving the Cox Automotive Group – we use our specialist functional expertise across the business. We aim to have a clear position in the market place as thought leaders, and be truly customer-led through increasing and utilising our customer insight effectively.
As Communications and PR Executive, you will partner with the business to devise marketing communications, PR campaigns, marketing copywriting and social media campaigns. Working with our in-house Video Designer, you will write scripts for a range of internal and external videos.
As the custodian of the Cox Automotive tone of voice you will edit written content to make it fit for purpose and appropriate to the audience, you will be accountable for proof reading copy to check spelling and grammar.
It will be your responsibility to conduct media reporting and forward plan against marketing plans and strategic priorities.
If you have prior experience of working as a Journalist or as a PR or Communications expert within an agency or in-house, then we would love to hear from you. You will maintain an up to date knowledge of communications best practice and media law and have the ability to adapt a flex style to work with a variety of brand guidelines and tone of voice.
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