Agency PR Manager

Job Title: Agency PR Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-21 00:00:00
Reference: 176102085
Contact Name: Patricia D`Arcy
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 21, 2019 15:46

Job Description

We are recruiting for a skilled PR Manager to join a long established and highly respected organisation based in the heart of London. This is six month fixed term contract paying £28,000- £35,000 per annum.
The PR Manager will manage and execute PR campaigns for publishing titles as well as general brand awareness.

Key responsibilities include planning, brainstorming, PR project management, media relations, writing press materials, identifying media opportunities, selling-in and relationship building both internally and externally.
Core duties of PR Manager:
  • Under the direction and guidance of Head of PR drive and achieve high-level coverage across international markets with the main emphasis on the UK market
  • Identify and execute brand building activity with media partners, influencers and suitable events
  • Day to day management of PR teams working in close liaison with Publishing Rights & Export Manager and Marketing Manager
  • Work closely with the Marketing and wider team to deliver a joined up, cohesive campaign to targeted audiences as well as the publishing trade
  • Present plans and results to wider team
  • Line Management of PR Assistant including workload and priority management
  • Assist the PR team and help deliver departmental objectives throughout the year on internal projects as well as consumer facing campaign touch points

The PR Manager will most likely have:
  • Content led PR experience
  • Strong project management - from inception to completion
  • Experience in publishing, entertainment and / or media background is preferable
  • Ability to communicate well externally as well as with internal stakeholders
  • Team player
  • Ability to work cross functionally across the PR department, managing different deadlines
  • Budget management
  • Proficient with MS Office
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and ensure deadlines are met