PR Executive

Location Truro
Discipline: Sales & Marketing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Contact name: Danielle Hubbard
Contact email: danielle@smithandreed.co.uk
Job ref: DH 40210
Published: 25 days ago

​​Are you an experienced PR Executive, looking for an exciting new career?

My client, a bespoke and expanding engineering business, is looking to build their team. This is a full-time job opportunity, paying £25,000 - £30,000 depending on experience. The successful candidate will be welcomed into a culture of knowledgeable, inspiring, supportive and passionate people, dedicated to facilitating new business plans and strategies driving the organisation forward.

This is an exciting time to join the brand and provides an incredible opportunity for the right person to showcase their excellent PR, communication, and creative skills. This role will be based in Truro, Cornwall or Exeter office as well as offering the potential for homeworking.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, monitor and evaluate all media communications

  • Organise and manage all aspects of PR activities

  • Identify, build and maintain relationships with journalists, influencers, bloggers and politicians

  • identify and monitor industry news

  • Draft releases and presentations

  • Liaise and work alongside marketing and communication teams

  • Stay up to date with industry trends and respond promptly to media requests

Essential experience & qualifications:

  • 3+ years’ experience in a PR role

  • Demonstrable successful PR campaign delivery and management across various channels

  • Existing relationships with key media beneficial

  • Exceptional copywriting skills

  • Experience of PR tools, media databases and distribution networks

Whats in it for you?

  • Fantastic, competitive salary

  • Private health insurance after 1 year

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays (which increases to 30 after 5 years)

  • Company pension scheme

  • Flexible and supportive working environment

  • Health & well-being perks

  • Regular staff & family social events

  • Excellent development opportunities

If you are looking for a great new opportunity, within a rapidly expanding and reputable business, then don’t hesitate to get in touch.

To apply, email a CV to danielle@smithandreed.co.uk to find out more and review the full job spec and company details.