We are partnering with highly successful, market leading engineering business based in Warrington, who are looking to recruit an experienced and strategic PR Manager, who will take the proactive lead on all public relations and CSR activities, achieving maximum exposure for the business. The role will play a key part in supporting the company's network of sites and will include management and co-ordination of all crisis communication, working alongside the Marketing Director.
PR Manager (CSR) Key Deliverables
*To devise and implement a programme for engaging the local communities around the company's multiple sites and building a positive image for the business.
*To develop a CSR strategy for the wider business focusing sustainability issues that will enhance the company's profile with corporate customers
*To deliver an effective PR programme, using printed and online media.
*To manage all crises, in conjunction with the Marketing and Communications Director and to ensure that the Crisis Communications Plan is always up to date
*To generate effective content for inclusion in PR and other marketing activities, using a network of specialists throughout the business
*To consider and respond to all enquiries for sponsorship and support.
*Manage relationships with third party organisations who can support the company's PR and CSR activities
*Seek out relevant national and regional stories from within the company to generate exposure.
*To support the marketing campaigns delivered by the wider marketing team, ensuring that all PR and sustainability angles have been considered.
*To establish links with the relevant trade bodies to generate appropriate levels of industry PR
*To ensure that the appropriate contacts within the business have been media trained.
*Be a business advocate on all matters relating to PR and CSR.
PR Manager (CSR) Key Deliverables
*Educated to degree level and have a related PR/Comms qualification.
*Experience of delivering PR and Communications strategies, campaigns and tactics.
*Experience of having worked in a CSR role, preferably in a multi-site organisation.
*Strong project management skills to ensure that activity is delivered on time and to a high level.
*Experience of dealing with and building strong relationships with local media.
*Must be able to evidence delivery of effective PR campaigns using a wide variety of techniques and communication channels.
*Experience of writing and preparing press releases and of representing the business across all forms of media.
*Build effective working relationships with third party agencies.
*Prepare and deliver strategic corporate plans.
*Justify PR activity to senior stakeholders in an environment where awareness of the benefits of marketing activity is limited.
*Experience of working in B2C and B2B environments, preferably within a related sector.
*Develop a deep understanding of the Group and the wider industry.
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + attractive corporate benefits
This newly created role provides the ideal platform to grow your career faster than you ever thought possible. By using your highly developed skills and experience, there is significant opportunity to drive the business forward and lead into a new generation.
If you feel you have the necessary gravitas to make an immediate impact to a maturing business, please apply and forward your details to Luke Spilsbury at We are Adam.
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