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Reference: 74950

Date Added: 13 March 2020
Closing Date: 6 April 2020

Job Title: Communications Consultant - PR and Social Media

Working For: Whitehouse Communications

Location: London

Salary: £26,000-£35,000pa

Job Details

This is an exciting opportunity to work within a talented team across a range of UK accounts, support the strategic direction of accounts and the implementation of the day-to-day PR projects. This is a wide-ranging and busy role, working with a small team responsible for media relations, campaigns, digital communications, internal communications, publications and events.

Responsibilities:

  • Building and maintaining a network of influential journalists and increasing breadth and depth of contacts with influencers and industry commentators relevant to the company’s sectors.
  • Planning, managing and implementing social media strategies for the company and its clients, which will include but not be limited to:
    - Growing an engaged community of followers across all company and clients’ social media channels
    - Creating content calendars with optimised timings and diverse content to be scheduled across all major social channels, ensuring a steady rhythm of content that gets positive engagement
    -Experimenting with paid advertising campaigns to boost traffic to websites
    -Reporting on results in order to effectively demonstrate and present actions and recommendations
    -Having the passion and drive to find and test new tools/ways to spice up social media strategies
  • Managing, planning, marketing and attending events representing the company and its clients

Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant subject.
  • Demonstrable experience in public relations, media relations, corporate communications, social media in agency or in-house
  • Demonstrable experience in devising and implementing successful multi-media communications campaigns for organisations from the public, private and voluntary sectors.
  • Excellent writing skills and experience in writing articles, blogs, press releases, reports and presentations
  • The ability to work and thrive as part of a small and dedicated team as well as without supervision.

Benefits

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Bi-annual reviews focusing on personal development
  • Investment in personal growth: hands-on internal training from public relations and public affairs colleagues and opportunities for external training
  • A sociable team – regular team social and outings, with drinks provided from 4pm every Friday
  • Open to flexible working where needed

Closing Date: 6 April 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Please email a CV and covering letter to recruitment@whitehouseconsulting.co.uk outlining why you would like this role and your relevant experience.

Website: https://www.whitehouseconsulting.co.uk/

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