PR & Communications Manager


Salary:
£35,000 - £39,000 (Based on Experience)

Location: Welwyn Garden City, Herts

Job Type: Full Time
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am to 5.30pm

 

We are a delighted to be working with a successful technology and gaming company based in Welwyn Garden City. An opportunity has arisen to join their team in a PR & Communications role.

 

We are currently seeking a proactive and motivated individual with a high level of attention to detail. No 2 days are the same, and the successful candidate will be able to meet the exciting challenges each day brings, which offers guaranteed job satisfaction within the computer games and movie industry.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Implement the social media strategy, controlling the content on a daily basis for Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Youtube.
  • Draft and distribute press releases to global media follow up with journalists to ensure coverage.
  • Cultivate and foster on-going relationships with key publications, influencers and community managers at all of our partners.
  • Outreach to influencers to gain coverage on our key brands (Tubbz, Quarter Arcades and Numskull Designs).
  • Become an advocate of the brand in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate.
  • Identify and organize PR events at consumer shows such as Comic Con, EGX and Gamescom.
  • Ability to manage staff and also be part of a wider team.

 

Requirements:

  • 2 years’ experience in PR (Preferred)
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms and their respective participants (Facebook, YouTube, Twitter etc)
  • Exceptional communication and organizational skills.
  • Team player, with the confidence to take the lead and guide if necessary.
  • Strong Gaming and/or Movie knowledge essential.
  • A desire to work in the industry.
  • Passion, Integrity and Energy.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

Benefits:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Discounted/free food
  • Work from home opportunities
  • Casual dress
  • Company events & social hours
  • On-site parking