We’re on the hunt for a new Nathan Rous PR team member…

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Do you want to come and work for the best PR agency in Shropshire? Ok, we may be slightly biased, however, we have an incredible list of clients and we get amazing results. Oh, and we’re all really lovely.

If you’re looking for an account executive role within a PR agency we’d love to hear from you.

Responsibilities

  • Write press releases, news stories, articles, case studies and product pieces
  • Pitch press releases and feature ideas by phone or email to national, regional and trade journalists, across print, broadcast and online, to interest them in covering their clients’ stories
  • Respond to phone calls and emails from journalists
  • Arrange interviews and editorial meetings with key journalists for clients’ spokespeople – in person or over the phone – and facilitate these meetings where appropriate
  • Monitor media coverage and report results to the wider team and clients
  • Attend client events
  • Deliver reports on media coverage and associated figures
  • Brainstorm fresh ideas for PR campaigns
  • Oversees client social media accounts
  • Develops engaging, creative, innovative content for regularly scheduled posts, which enlighten audiences and promote brand-focused messages
  • Daily engagement with followers
  • Coordinates social media messaging with advertising departments, brand managers, and quarterly or seasonal company goals
  • Analyses social media campaigns with tracking systems to gather visitor data and determine efficacy and areas for social media campaign improvement
  • Works with clients to develop social media timelines coinciding with new product releases, ad campaigns, or other brand messages
  • Monthly reporting on all client social media accounts

Skills and experience needed

  • Interpersonal skills, good presentation skills and confidence
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Flexibility, determination, enthusiasm and the ability to cope well under pressure
  • Good teamwork and negotiation skills
  • The ability to think strategically and good analytical skills
  • Business awareness and a good knowledge of current affairs
  • Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to work on more than one project at a time
  • Creativity and imagination
  • Initiative
  • Knowledge of main social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Hootsuite
  • A good working knowledge of the major analytics programs – specifically Google Analytics

If you fit the bill, or know someone who might, email your CV to Lily.

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