Senior PR Executive

Posted 30 January by Ballyhoo PR
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We are looking for a talented and passionate SeniorPR Executive to join our team.

The ideal candidate will have 3 - 5 years of PR experience in either a PR agency or on the other side as a journalist. They will be able to hit the ground running, writing press releases, blogs and articles from day one and be able to create and manage PR and social media campaigns.

Ballyhoo PR is a growing, award-winning PR agency with many valued clients who cover a wide range of industries between them, including retail, construction, healthcare, travel and business to business services.

The Senior PR Executive will be expected work from our Corby office on the Earlstrees Industrial Estate and carry out the following duties:

  • Writing copy including press releases, website copy, blogs, and other marketing literature such as leaflets and brochures.
  • Liaise with the media on behalf of our clients, building relationships, pitching editorial ideas and seeking media opportunities.
  • Input into PR and social media strategy documents for both Ballyhoo PR and its clients.
  • Attend client meetings, award evenings and networking events.
  • Work with the team to arrange events, photo shoots and radio and TV interviews.

Successful applicants must:

  • Be able to manage multiple clients and projects at the same time.
  • Be an experienced copywriter.
  • Have proofreading experience.
  • Have had consistent success in pitching to the press and a proven track record of securing PR coverage.
  • Have knowledge of PR industry trends.
  • Have exceptional attention to detail.
  • Be able to produce a high standard of copy from written or verbal briefs.

Experience of Canva, Wordpress, writing SEO copy and collating award entries would be an advantage.

Benefits include:

- Birthdays off

- Flexible working

- Access to a 24/7 helpline

- On site parking

- Pension

Required skills

  • Copywriting
  • PR
  • Press Releases
  • Public Relations
  • Pitching Stories

Reference: 39846194

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