Digital PR Manager - Bicester, Oxford

Job Title: Digital PR Manager - Bicester, Oxford
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bicester
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Benefits & Perks + Flexi-Working
Reference: 13559
Contact Name: Team RR
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 06, 2020 21:51

Job Description

We are currently looking for an experienced Digital PR Manager to join our growing SEO team working in Oxfordshire.

Role Info:

Digital PR Manager | Oxfordshire’s Leading Specialist SEO Agency
Bicester, Oxford | £35,000 - £45,000 + Benefits & Perks + Flexi-Working

The Digital PR Manager role requires you to have at least 2-3+ years previous PR/Digital PR experience in either an agency or in-house role and would suit someone looking for their next career challenge in the Digital PR space. The role is fast-paced, client-facing and requires an ability to multi-task and manage multiple client campaigns.

The successful candidate will take ownership of our SEO-focused Digital PR offering. In this role you’ll be responsible for owning, managing and developing our Digital PR service to ensure its success.

You’ll also be responsible for managing our agencies own Digital PR activities to ensure our continued success and increasing brand awareness.

We’re looking for an ambitious, proactive and super-organised individual, who can work to tight deadlines and be a natural at building relationships with clients, journalists and our in-house team.

You’ll need to be forward-thinking, able to push boundaries and have SEO at the forefront of your mind with all of the Digital PR campaigns that you produce.

In time, you will have 1-2 direct reports to manage and be responsible for the entire Digital PR offering within our agency.

Our Digital PR Manager will:

+ Have experience of working with, delivering and gaining coverage from journalists, specifically from tier one, regional, trade and business press
+ Have experience using media databases
+ Have experience line managing/mentoring junior members of the team
+ Have experience of creating and delivering detailed content plans (working alongside our content marketing team)
+ Be highly creative, taking the lead with content and story ideation
+ Have experience of creating a content calendar
+ Possess experience and advanced working knowledge of all major social media platforms
+ Knowledge of search marketing and a good understanding of major marketing channels, specifically SEO
+ Be customer-oriented, with excellent communication skills
+ Be able to multi-task and good organisational skills, allowing you to manage your own time and workload – as well as those of the Exec’s in the team
+ Be proactive and innovative on behalf of our agency, always looking for angles, hooks and ideas

Who we are:

We are Oxfordshire’s leading specialist SEO agency with a passion for helping businesses grow online using our unique blend of technical SEO analysis, expert content marketing, promotion & digital PR.

We work with dozens of businesses throughout Oxfordshire, the Thames Valley into London and have an International portfolio of SMEs. Variety Guaranteed!
About You:

The right person for this role will have the following essential key attributes/skills:

+ A PR background with proven track record (a must)
+ Working knowledge of Google Analytics & Search Console
+ Experience, detailed knowledge of using media databases
+ Experience and understanding of how to communicate, pitch to and build/nurture relationships with journalists
+ Experience of building content calendars
+ Experience in researching and building creative campaign ideas (leading the team)
+ Comfortable pitching to and explaining your PR vision directly to clients
+ Experience and confidence in managing junior members of the team
+ Self-motivated, comfortable working independently or as part of a team

Perks include:

+ Pension
+ Own parking space
+ Flexi-Working
+ Socials
+ Coffee-Wednesday’s (mid-week coffee treat)
+ Friday afternoon drinks from 4pm
+ Personal Development
+ 20 days + 8 bank holidays

If you are ready to ‘hit the ground running’ for a wide variety of client SEO campaigns we’d love to hear from you.

Your Background / Previous Roles May Include:
PR Executive, Digital PR Expert, PR Specialist, PR Account Manager, Digital PR Executive, PR Manager.

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.