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PR Manager

Job Title: PR Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90712
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.37891.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 09, 2012 11:01

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced PR Manager, to join this well known global retailer on its International team. This role will initially be covering maternity leave and will be required for 12 months. As the PR Manager, you responsibilities will include: * Driving the strategic agenda for PR within the international market, ensuring that world class PR campaigns are delivered * Establishing and maintaining relationships with all relevant trade press and media, ensuring that the brand achieves maximum coverage while adhering to the overall brand strategy * Keeping up to date with the latest marketing trends, working to explore new approaches and ensure that you are one of the first in the industry to utilise these * Working with external agencies, creating a PR calendar of regular meetings and communication with key industry contacts * Overseeing and managing the advertising budget, ensuring your work is cost effective and falls within the outlined financial budget To be successful, you will: * Be educated to degree level or equivalent * Be experienced at developing relationships within the industry and already have a strong array of contacts across press/media * Have a proven track record of working on successful PR campaigns for a brand. * Have excellent verbal and written communication skills. * Be able to demonstrate flair and imagination * Have a passion for retail and consumer PR This is a fantastic opportunity to take on a rewarding role, which will allow you to build upon your existing knowledge of PR and develop further in your career.