PR Manager

Leeds Permanent £30,000 - £40,000
  • Join an exciting and evolving global company driving the modern economy
  • Deliver exciting marketing PR across a wide range of sectors

About Our Client

My client is a global financial services organisation with a focus on employee welbeing. They are a market leader with offices based in London and Leeds, supporting organisations across a wide variety of sectors including finance, government, retail, utilities, and insurance. They pride themselves in offering specialist services and innovative products to help customers make more informed decisions throughout the customer life-cycle. They continue to drive the modern economy by investing in solutions that bring UK and international businesses and consumers closer together.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities of the PR Manager:

  • Being the primary contact for the client's B2B PR agency
  • Supervising media lists and building relationships with key trade and local media
  • Creating engaging content for press-releases and commentary to drive increased awareness of the client's brand
  • Responding to media enquiries
  • Liaising with key stakeholders and ensuring deadlines are met
  • Working closely with the social media manager in sharing new stories on social media
  • Working with the UK marketing team on campaigns and social media updates
  • Overseeing input of PR content and monthly PR reports
  • Providing metrics for UK, international and global reporting

The Successful Applicant

The successful PR Manager will:

  • Have proven PR and comms experience
  • Have B2B PR expertise, particularly with technology and financial services
  • Be an organised self-starter, capable of managing multiple tasks
  • Be confident in communicating with media both proactively and re-actively
  • Be able to influence key stakeholders, both internal and external
  • Have excellent time management skills while ensuring deadlines are met
  • Be creative and innovative
  • Have knowledge of PR metrics and be able to evaluate PR campaigns
  • Have an awareness of wider market disciplines
  • Have worked with PR distribution and monitoring software such as Cision

What's on Offer

Up to £40,000 starting salary. A generous bonus scheme that recognises both individual and company performance.

Remote working, with only sporadic meetings in office.

An opportunity to work for an employer that prioritises employee welfare, with benefits including:

- Free Yoga

- Company days off

- Flexible Fridays

- Paid volunteering days

Contact
Chris Winterton
Quote job ref
JN-072021-2942727
Phone number
+44 161 829 0445

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Consultant name
Chris Winterton
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0445
Job reference
JN-072021-2942727