Media Relations Manager - Public Relations

  • Job Reference: 423603471-2
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2021
  • Recruiter: McGregor Boyall
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Media, Public Relations, Social Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

JR559 - Media Relations Manager - Financial Services - London/Edinburgh/Halifax (based out of one of these offices with hybrid working) - Permanent - £50k - £65k + Bonus/Benefits

Our client is a large financial services organisation who are looking for a talented Media Relations Manager to join the team. You will work closely with the Director of Media Relations to execute the communications strategy.

The post holder will have a strong media relations experience from either Agency or Inhouse environment. You will support key stakeholders across the business, be influential and provide advice and counsel whilst delivering consistent messaging and media relations management. You will deliver communications across multiple channels and have experience driving effective social media engagement and ESG Communications.

You will work closely and manage PR agencies and develop strong key media contacts and relationships.

To be considered:

  • At least 4 years experience in Media Relations
  • Recent experience working with/within financial services space, but outside of this will be considered.
  • Execution of the Media Strategy
  • Social Media
  • Managed PR agencies or understand how to partner with agencies
  • Able to build strong rapport with key internal and external contacts
  • Provides solid advice and counsel to senior leaders
  • Media Training

This role is being managed by James Reeves at McGregor Boyall.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.