Role details

PR & Content Manager

Staines   •   £30,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Specialist Mortgage business in Surrey
  • Great opportunity for a Marketer with Journalism and FS experience

About Our Client

My client is a specialist mortgage lender who distribute its products exclusively via intermediaries. Their aim is to build a successful, sustainable and responsible lending business by understanding, respecting and responding to the needs of their stakeholders, helping customers by providing well-researched and well-designed products and services to meet their needs. Continuously exploring various market opportunities, looking to build a proposition that challenges the status quo.

Job Description

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Leading the definition and delivery of the PR and written content strategy and roadmap, working with key stakeholders in Product and Sales to ensure alignment
  • Championing PR and written content throughout the business
  • Monitoring all written communications to external parties for tone of voice, spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • Measuring and reporting performance of all PR related activity and assess against agreed goals
  • Making recommendations for activity and budgets
  • Owning the written brand style guide, establishing tone of voice and language guidelines for clear, consistent communications
  • Owning the written content of all external communications, ensuring clear, timely and compliant messaging
  • Owning any PR or copywriting agency relationships
  • Managing all day-to-day mortgage trade media journalist relationships
  • Monitoring competitor commentary
  • Owning the day-to-day management of the PR budget
  • Assist the HR team in the creation of internal communications via intranet etc.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a broad skill set across written content creation, including press releases, blogs/articles, marketing material, emails, letters and scripts for conference speeches, sales presentations and videos
  • Be able to create compelling messages that attract the attention
  • Have several years' experience of writing for a mortgage intermediary audience
  • Have some experience of managing press relationships
  • Have knowledge of the various marketing tools used across digital and print channels
  • Have influencing and negotiating skills
  • Hold a CIM Diploma or equivalent and ideally have a relevant degree

My client will also be very interested to look at candidates from a journalism background with experience writing for a financial services title.

What's on Offer

Up to £35,000

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