Are you an experienced PR Manager or PR Executive looking for a challenging new role?
Do you have Consumer PR experience either in-house or within an agency?
Do you want to work for one of the largest Travel companies in the world?
Are you immediately available for a 12-month contract?
Then this could be an exceptional opportunity for you!
We're working on behalf of one of the largest Travel companies in the UK. Looking to add a PR Manager to their Consumer Marketing function for a 12-month contract to play a key role in creating story ideas and campaigns which will gain positive coverage for the brand, as well as creative views and raising the profile of the business and its spokespeople.
This role reports to the Head of Consumer Communications and is part of a well-established team. You will take the lead on all PR activities for the business and be the go-to person for all PR related enquires for the Consumer facing business, this role requires a hands-on Public Relations individual who has an established and proven relationships with existing national and consumer media and the tenacity and determination to build new relationships and significantly increase the company's media coverage
The role is responsible for:
You will need to a strong stakeholder manager who understands how a complex business works and drive the best possible performance from them, alongside that you will need a strong commercial brain and be able to sift through the data present the results you have achieved.
You must be an experienced PR Professional with broad experience across PR & Communications and have in-depth knowledge of the Consumer PR and have a passion to achieve and drive a function forward. This is a great role for someone who is looking to build on solid experience and take on a challenging role.
The candidate should have an awareness of financial services regulations and compliance needs with regards to Consumer Investments.
Title: PR Manager - Travel
Salary: £30k - £40k
- Journalism or PR experience, preferably in consumer PR
− Knowledge of the issues that impact on direct customers in the UK relating to Travel
− Experience of developing and managing PR campaigns and evidence of coverage achieved in the national press
− Excellent writing skills
− The ability to transform existing content into an interesting, digestible format suited to a consumer audience, as well as develop your own material for press releases, comments etc.
− Established relationships with national and trade media plus a desire to identify and pursue opportunities where the business can improve its media relationships
− Ability and confidence to guide and advise spokespeople where necessary
− Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks
− An understanding of Social Media
− Energy, enthusiasm and the ability to work closely and effectively with other team members as required in a fast-paced and demanding work environment
- Resourceful, a quick learner who demonstrates initiative.
- Motivated team player, a desire to succeed and a 'can-do' attitude.
** Must have the necessary visas to live and work in the EU**
Blue Pelican Marketing