Student job: Graduate PR Assistant

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Graduate PR Assistant
Public Relations (PR) & Advertising >>
Location: London
Start date: Not specified
End date: Not specified
Posted: 31 Mar 2018
Type: Permanent Job
Duration: Unknown
Payment: Paid
Pay: £22K / Year

Job description:

This digital marketing agency start-up has grown incredibly quickly in a short space of time. With a highly sociable and supportive culture, they offer graduates excellent training and opportunities to progress quickly.

This is a unique opportunity to support the PR Manager as the first graduate on the team. With brand awareness being an important part of the digital marketing mix, you'll assist in creating and delivering PR strategies for varied clients.

Key responsibilities include;
-Understanding clients: businesses, market positions and aims
-Building and maintaining relations with industry contacts such as journalists and bloggers
-Researching and pitching written content ideas
-Producing relevant press releases and featured articles
-Creating and updating client media lists
-Monitoring and reporting on client media coverage
-Responding to media requests via phone and email
-Keeping clients informed throughout the campaign process
-Working collaboratively with broader business

Starting off support based, as you progress you'll take on increased ownership of tasks and relations. With this role being the first graduate position, you'll also play a part in helping to grow the PR team further.

-Excellent written and verbal communication
-Creative and strategic thinking
-Highly organised
-Strong research skills
-Digitally inquisitive, particularly around content
-Eager to learn