PR & Marketing Assistant

Job Title: PR & Marketing Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Reference: 15620092
Job Published: September 25, 2017 01:00

Job Description

Exclusive role to Blue Skies, this National Sports and Leisure Company expect commitment and hard work which is rewarded with flexible working when needed and excellent employee development and training opportunities. A friendly and warm culture where everyone collaborates in order to be successful.

The Role: This is a phenomenal opportunity for a PR & Marketing Assistant to work within a growing PR team and as part of a large marketing department. Supporting a large number of sites across the UK from the head office, you will work with the PR team to deliver exceptional PR support as well as managing an exciting scheme supporting young and upcoming athletes.

Key responsibilities:

  • Handling media enquiries
  • Researching and writing press releases
  • Input into social media and web content
  • Tracking media coverage and reporting monthly to management team
  • Assist with organising events such as community days or new site launches
  • Develop relationships with all stakeholders across the business

The Candidate: You must have a degree or equivalent qualification in PR and/or Marketing and ideally have some PR experience either as a placement year or internship within agency or in-house. With strong written skills and excellent verbal communication skills, you will be comfortable liaising with stakeholders of all levels. With a highly organised and flexible approach, you will thrive in a busy working environment and be happy to travel occasionally to meet with site and regional managers. An interest in sport and athletics would be advantageous.

As well as the salary of £20000 - £22000, the benefits which accompany the role are as follows; 20 days holiday + BH, free gym membership, pension, retail discount.

This PR & Marketing Assistant role is commutable from Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire


PR & Marketing Assistant, Leicestershire, £20000 - £22000