We're recruiting for an experienced PR & outreach specialist!
You’ll help us to plan and deliver digital PR & outreach campaigns for a wide range of clients, working alongside our content, SEO and design teams to secure coverage for our clients online.
You’ll be expected to support the ideation, creation, distribution, placement, and amplification of the content we create for our clients and will contribute to the overall success of our integrated digital marketing campaigns. You will also have standalone PR and Digital PR campaigns to own.
This is an exciting leadership role working for a range of international and UK-based clients.
We are looking for a highly-motivated and commercially-minded individual who brings proven experience in running PR campaigns and communications programmes. If you have ideas... we want them!
You will have at least five years’ communications experience ideally gained within an agency. You will have a track record of implementing strategies to get content in front of the right audience, with a demonstrable focus on trade media outlets, bloggers and influencers to amplify content.
Key responsibilities of this role include:
Acting as the lead PR contact on a wide variety of client accounts.
Leading PR strategies, maintaining PR activities within workspaces, delivering monthly PR performance reports.
Contributing to the growth of PR as a service at Hallam.
Have appropriate professional qualifications suited to your experience and expertise. Relevant degree desired.
You will also be given the chance to progress and influence the growth of Hallam’s PR services.
Delivering regular coverage for our clients from authoritative media outlets, bloggers and other relevant source.
Growing and developing influencer relationships to provide future opportunities for our clients.
Offering pre-sales support where necessary to help grow our client base. You will have proven commercial experience.
Have robust project and team management skills and be able to demonstrate personal experience leading projects and teams, ideally internationally.
Have strong personal and presentation skills, and a proven ability to develop and sustain high-level relationships.
Recognised as an expert both internally and externally.
Please note: As this is a senior role you will be providing support and guidance for junior members of staff.
Extra points if you are highly regarded in the digital community, and your expertise published and recognised as an expert.
Why should you join Hallam?
In addition to a competitive salary, we at Hallam are also proud to provide a relaxed yet professional working environment that includes:
Award-winning in-house professional development and training, tailored to your specific career plans and needs.
PLZ ( Protected Learning Zone) to enable you to stay on top of the latest industry updates and developments.
Fast track career development.
Freedom to take responsibility and manage your own client work under our principle of “supported autonomy”.
Flexi-time working and working from home.
The opportunity to attend industry-leading conferences and seminars.
Regular one-to-ones and support from our team to aid your development.
Contribution matched pension.
33 days holiday per year, including bank holidays.
All the usual agency perks like free fruit in the office, a pool table, and dogs at work.
Free company lunches, dinners out and other activities, organised by our Ministry of Fun.
Salary: Competitive, but dependent on experience.
Contract: Permanent, full-time contract subject to three-month probation.
Deadline for applications: 24th January 2020
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