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Location: PIMLICO, LONDON Salary: 32500 - 32500 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Marketing & Creative Job Type: Contract
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 1
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3080370
Are you looking to work in a busy PR team?

My client is a leading player in the savings and investment market. With over 25 millions customers, and more than £135 billions invested they are one of the largest savings organisations in the UK.

They are currently looking for a PR Officer for a 12month FTC to proactively identify opportunities for positive media coverage and develop the PR plan. 

You will:
• Develop proactive media stories for brand and product-related PR
• Take an active role in the media service, responding to media inquiries and identifying opportunities to engage key journalists
• Work with colleagues across the business, including Customer Experience and Brand to keep them informed of media activity, and horizon scan for issues that may affect the media team
• Support the media team to manage reputational issues. Draft lines to take as agreed and attend relevant meetings as required
• Ensure that content for digital channels supports or compliments PR activity, generating content where appropriate.
• Assist in developing customer case studies for use across the business
• Copy-write for social media platforms and websites

You will have:
• A degree in a related field or equivalent experience
• Experience of working in a busy PR team, agency or within another communications function
• Good working experience of social media content creation, monitoring and media relations
• Good knowledge of UK consumer media outlets, social media platforms and media database tools
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to master technical, financial and business information and communicate it simply and effectively to external audiences
• Ability to deal confidently and develop good working relationships with journalists from a variety of media
• Knowledge of evaluation methods and systems - including social media/Google Analytics

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