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In-House Press Officer & Publicist – Fast Paced Company – National, Consumer, TV & Radio Campaigns

Location London
Salary £Excellent + Overtime + Benefits
Job Type Permanent

Seeking a fast paced in-house Publicist role with a highly entrepreneurial & sector leading company? Awesome opportunity for a highly motivated PR professional to drive publicity and content for national, international, social and broadcast campaigns.

This iconic sector leading company has been a real industry pioneer.  It is led by a highly entrepreneurial and influential CEO, who is a prominent voice in the UK economy and a staunch supporter of various business initiatives to keep the UK as a real thought leader.

This exciting and varied opportunity will work with the Communications Director and partner CEO directly devising and implementing innovative media campaigns for national press, television and radio to promote the CEO and subsequently the company.  You will be an integral team member working in a very flat structure offering input at every stage of multi-platform campaigns.

Projects and responsibilities will include:

  • Building company brand awareness.
  • Supporting co-ordinated strategic initiatives to promote the public profile and activities of MD as a business, media and political pundit to industry, charities and Government.
  • Driving public relations campaigns.
  • Maximising National Press coverage.
  • Working with television production companies and broadcasters to identify public engagement opportunities and maximise mutual benefits for all stakeholders involved.
  • Working with radio companies to ensure regular spots.
  • Helping to engage with government communications teams.
  • Engaging with industries, communities and stakeholders & the third sectors
  • Ghost writing regular columns.
  • Support social media and a daily blog to cover business and politics, and enhance visibility of the business and its managing director.
  • Writing public statements, speeches and profiles.

This role will suit a bright and confident PR professional who is seeking a fast paced and varied in-house role working with real entrepreneurs.  Candidates should be professional, outgoing and assured with the ability to partner, advise and challenge senior management, as well as credibly representing the brand with influential stakeholders.  Candidates will need first class interpersonal skills and a passion for media relations to drive coverage in national, consumer, business and lifestyle press as well as securing regular broadcast opportunities.  Strong content creation and writing skills will also be essential to draft engaging social media, broadcast and traditional content, as well as excellent project management and organisational skills to balance various projects.  If you feel you have the skills for the role, please send your CV for consideration.

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Job Title: In-House Press Officer / Publicist
Reference: SP 171219

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