PR & COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST

Location: Remote

Our international client is looking for a creative, passionate, and driven PR & Communications Specialist to join their international marketing team. This position will be remote-based.

The PR & Communications Specialist will contribute to the tone of voice of a leading brand, oversee the communication strategy, and develop both internal and external content, across multiple platforms and formats.

A fast-paced and dynamic role with a variety of tasks which includes: writing press releases, developing content strategies, newsletters, campaign content, product descriptions, media monitoring, writing, editing and proofing publications in print and online. He/she will also be responsible for developing all internal communications, and contributing to web content with strong, SEO-friendly copy.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Monitoring global news, regional and local news sites.
  • Ensuring all content is on-brand, consistent in terms of style, quality, and tone of voice, and optimised for search and user experience for all channels of content.
  • Mapping out a content strategy that supports and extends marketing initiatives, both short and long-term, determining which methods work for the brand and why.
  • Content strategy and creation for all channels.
  • Plan and coordinate all public relations activities.
  • Pitch and write original copy daily¬†for multiple brands.
  • Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within the global media industry.
  • Manage media inquiries and requests.
  • Build relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness.
  • Monitor, analyse and communicate PR results.
  • Google news ranking and SEO.

 

Requirements:

 

  • A degree in Marketing, Public Relations, and Corporate Communication. A post graduate qualification would be advantageous.
  • Excellent interpersonal as well as written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask, cope with pressure and demonstrate analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Business acumen and knowledge of current affairs.
  • Previous experience with international public relations is crucial.A good understanding of the political and financial industry

 

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for an interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.