PR Executive - Yorkshire
A service led and well established, stable business is currently recruiting for a PR Executive to join the business on a permanent basis. The position will work closely with the marketing team and be responsible for all aspects of media relations, proactive press generation, management media guidance and PR through social media. The role will suit either an Account Manager from within an agency environment or an experienced in-house PR / media relations assistant.
* Develop and maintain a strong network of relationships with regional, national and trade media and press contacts.
* Prepare and distribute press releases and case studies and offer comment to relevant news to proactively media exposure.
* Carry out copywriting, proof-reading and photography for PR as well as take responsibility for the broadcast camera.
* Monitor and report on coverage across all channels.
* Engage with media through Social channels.
* Experienced PR professional with experience in-house or at AM level in an agency.
* Confident acting independently and proactively targeting media to distribute press releases and gain coverage.
* Excellent writing skills able to write press releases and create case studies to interest relevant media.
* Strong relationship management skills to engage with regional, national and trade press contacts.
* Utilised Social Media as a PR tool.
This PR Executive job is commutable from Leeds, Bradford, Harrogate and York with good public transport links.
MET Marketing are acting as an employment agency in relation to this PR job.
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