Media Relations Officer

Location
England, Surrey, Croydon
Salary
£30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted
02 Jan 2018
Closes
30 Jan 2018
Ref
JO0000000462
Marketing Disciplines
Media Relations
Industry Sector
Engineering / Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Marketing

My client is a prestigious Global Engineering B2B consultancy with a great opportunity for an imaginative communicator with creative flair who can engage audiences across social and media channels. Following a recent re-brand this is an exciting time to use your imagination to find new ways to promote the great work the business is doing globally. Great central location. Someone who has experience of developing strong media relationships, and produced thought provoking news items will do well in this role, is this you!!
Duties will include
·Be the first point of call for enquiries from a range of sources including trade journalists both regional and international and nurture theses into long term relationships.
·Provide, manage and follow up engaging content and thought leadership pieces for social media campaigns from within the Business.
·Being responsible for creating, editing and distributing news items from research and collaboration with internal stakeholders both internally and externally.
Skills and experience
·Degree educated with a high attention to detail.
·Experience of working in a busy PR role within a B2B environment.
·Experience of writing articles for Social media, and trade publications and evidence of relationship building with journalists from a variety of media sources.
·Great organisational skills and can prioritise a busy workload.
·Has an enthusiastic and positive outlook.
·Be able to produce evidence of experience
Armstrong Lloyd is a marketing specialist recruitment services provider. Due to the high volume of applications received, we are not able to respond to each individual applicant, regrettably only those selected will be contacted. We will, however, keep your CV and information on file for consideration against upcoming positions. If you do not wish us to keep your CV and information on file please state on your application