JOB TITLE: PR Assistant


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : South Yorkshire
Job Reference : 8190AH Job Category : Advertising and PR
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 21/02/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : £18000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit a PR Assistant to implement and deliver PR strategy for one of our well-known national clients. This fun and vibrant organisation is looking to increase its brand awareness and raise its profile, both through social media and more traditional means in television and the national press. A successful applicant will be responsible for proposing new PR opportunities, managing all social media, writing copy and developing an online blog.


Job Description

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit a PR Assistant to implement and deliver PR strategy for one of our well-known national clients. This fun and vibrant organisation is looking to increase its brand awareness and raise its profile, both through social media and more traditional means in television and the national press.
A successful applicant will be responsible for proposing new PR opportunities, managing all social media, writing copy and developing an online blog.

Main duties include:
*Researching events that can promote the company to the target audience
*Respond to all PR requests
*Build relationships with magazine editors to increase product coverage
*Manage social media communication and implement new channels
*Develop an online blog
*Report on competitor activity
*Run trend research reports
*Update the internal intranet and write copy
*Manage the internal e-comms platform
*Feed in any trend research to product development

A successful PR Assistant applicant must be able to demonstrate at least 1 years marketing experience and/or a marketing qualification, excellent communication and organisational skills and a creative flair.
An in depth knowledge and regard for social media is also required in addition to good research skills, proficiency in Microsoft packages and an eye for detail.

As this role is split between 2 sites a full, valid UK driving licence is essential.


Job Keywords

PR fashion textiles marketing Leeds Doncaster Barnsley



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Advertising and PR recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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