PR & Events Manager - Fast Track Award-Winning Sports Nutrition Brand
Central London (Moorgate) with occasional travel to Colchester
£30,000 + Company Bonus Scheme (up to 15% of salary) + Benefits & Perks
++ We are officially one of the UK’s fastest growing companies. Not only did we rank number 34 in the recent Sunday Times Fast Track league table, but we also placed as the 6th fastest growing online retailer and 4th fastest growing food brand in the UK ++
Despite such success, we are just at the start of our journey. With 13 European websites and counting, plus imminent expansion into the USA, China and beyond; we have ambitions to become the number 1 online sports nutrition brand in Europe – and ultimately the world. We need your help to do this…
We are looking for an ambitious PR & Events Manager to join our fast growing marketing team. We have had some fantastic recent growth and want to ensure that we continue to drive strong PR coverage and deliver engaging plans/activations at major events.
What does the PR & Events Manager role involve?
+ Working with the Head of Brand and selected agencies to deliver outstanding PR & Events plans that will help further drive the brand in 2018
+ Creating a full year PR & Events calendar, including planning, briefing plans, aligning on concepts, activations, and delivering projects within budget and on time
+ Creating, optimising and implementing the brands PR strategy to drive long term consumer engagement, awareness and trust
+ Taking ownership of existing press office
+ Day to day ownership of existing relationship with PR agency, ensuring we deliver strong ongoing coverage for leading athletes and product launches, track measurable KPIs on a weekly basis, and optimise on an ongoing basis
+ Working to further develop PR stories and campaigns, and utilising creativity/flair to ensure journalists write about our brand
+ Along with our PR agency, building relationships with key press contacts at nationals and weeklies, ensuring we are top of mind within the category and attain the best coverage
+ Leading planning and implementation of key events throughout the year (major Sports & Fitness events) including UK, Europe and potentially other markets. This will also involve working with the agreed event agency and some of our leading athletes/ambassadors in different markets
+ Reviewing all activity, providing summary reports and future recommendations
+ Working collaboratively with Country Managers & different markets to ensure plans are executed to the highest standard
+ Along with the support of the Head of Brand, providing valuable recommendations to senior leadership which are quickly aligned
What are we looking for?
+ Degree or Master Degree in a relevant field
+ Energy and passion for PR & Events
+ Strong project management skills
+ Experience in PR & Events and knows how to build relationships
+ Experience of working on a fast growing, ambitious brand
+ Interest in sports and understands the Sports Nutrition/Sportswear category
+ A fantastic team player
+ Annual Company Bonus Scheme – up to 15%
+ Salary progression with experience and training
+ Company discount scheme
+ Perk Box subscription with reduced price gym memberships, cinema tickets and free mobile phone insurance
+ Casual dress code
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