PR & Outreach Executive – Marketing Agency – Manchester Centre

  • Job Reference: 587857225-2
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Manchester Staff Ltd
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Hybrid Working & Bi Annual Bonus
  • Sector: Creative, Digital, Marketing, Public Relations, Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Manchester Staff are currently searching for a for a talented and confident PR and Outreach Executive to join our client's team in the centre of Manchester. This is a full-time permanent position.

Our client is an industry leading, multi award winning Digital Marketing Agency with an array of leading eCommerce brands in fashion and sport, who you will of either bought from or heard of.

If you have a creative brain, lots of ideas and love the idea of getting coverage on top news publications, this is the perfect role for you. Whether you are a graduate looking for your first job in the industry or have a little bit of experience in PR, we would love to hear from you.

We are looking for a candidate with a keen interest in journalism and the drive to learn new skills.

Responsibilities

* Pitching new PR campaigns and studies to journalists on behalf of their clients

* Developing key relationships with journalists at top publications

* Supporting the outreach team in developing new ideas for client campaigns

* Monitoring press coverage daily

* Researching key news stories daily and feeding back to the team

* Monitoring and reporting on key successes for campaigns

* Supporting the outreach team in sufficiently reaching targets each month by building quality links in the press.

* Consistently researching new strategies to improve the SEO of clients

* Using a range of tools and techniques to monitor, analyse and evaluate competitor link profiles.

Skills and Experience Required

* Keen interest in journalism and content writing

* Creative brain who is always looking for the next trend in the news.

* A proactive attitude to get stuck into new clients and campaigns

* Some (but not essential) experience in PR, SEO or outreach.

* Great organisational skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines to deliver results for clients.

* The drive and ambition to learn new skills and techniques within outreach/digital PR

The Package:

* 25k - 28k Salary (Dependant on Experience).

* Flexible working hours.

* Company Bonus twice a year.

* Employee share scheme.

* Option to work remotely for 3 days a week.

* Regular team nights out, lunches and activities.

* Wellness and fitness programmes.

* 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays' and long service holiday bonuses.

* Personal development budget.

Please send your CV for immediate consideration either by clicking apply now or sending directly. This is an immediate requirement with interviews taking place over the next week.

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About Manchester Staff:

Manchester Staff are a specialist recruitment business focused on delivering highly experienced and reputable permanent staff to local businesses.

We can offer:

- Free support and advice to help you with your job search.

- Full interview support including a pre-interview call with a specialist consultant and coaching on interview tips and techniques.

- After placement support