PR Manager Job at InfraStrata plc – London
Department: Marketing & Communications
Reports To: Head of Marketing & Communications
Direct Reports: none
Location: 100% based in our London office with regular travel
What we’re looking for
This is an ideal role for someone looking to progress from a Press Officer role to PR Manager.
The successful candidate will be a self-starter and be skilled at creating and delivering proactive, positive media coverage with a proven track record of handling all Press Office functions and of managing UK and international media relations.
You will have a strong understanding of media channels and experience of building strong relationships with journalists. You will be skilled at managing relationships with business stakeholders, influencers and third parties and possess excellent influencing, writing and interpersonal skills.
Storytelling skills and an understanding of how to craft impactful narratives
Previous experience with PR software tools such as Vuelio or Agility. (We use Vuelio).
Both in-house and agency media relations experience is desirable, but not essential.
Excellent written and verbal in English
Knowledge of the media landscape and the defence/energy landscape in the UK is desirable
Political experience (UKIE etc.) is a plus
This is a start-up environment so ability to step outside of your comfort zone and roll up your sleeves to support the wider business is essential.
It’s not a job for the faint hearted but we can promise you life at InfraStrata is never boring!
What will you do?
Take full responsibility for the Group’s Press Office function from distribution lists to responding to media inquiries about the Group.
Provide support in communicating the corporate image through researching, writing and editing, high quality press releases, media responses, Q&A’s, briefings, white papers, speeches, internal communications, online communications and other materials as required
Media monitoring, scanning the daily news agenda to identify proactive opportunities and potential issues, delivering the daily headlines and preparing coverage reports and general media admin.
Creating/requesting content and assets for ongoing brand communications (messaging/FAQs for events or campaigns, press releases, media alerts, interviews, and keynote presentations)
Work closely with the C-Suite and senior leadership team to support our various spokespeople with briefings, prepping and coaching. You are their first line of defence.
Develop and execute local, regional, national and international corporate PR strategies (including communication plans, goals, and tactics), fitting to our various audiences.
Develop a media relations strategy, securing high-level placement across all media
Dive into new market segments and enlarge our reach
Consult internal units on communication aspects for all current and future projects and programmes
Work closely with colleagues to ensure that news and announcements are reflected appropriately across our digital channels (website and social media platforms).
Support the delivery of press events including logistics, media engagement and spokesperson preparation
Provide PR reports to the Head of Marketing & Communications
Regular travel to our various sites
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £38,000.00-£42,000.00 per year
Our business is operating in a COVID-compliant way.
- Public Relations: 4 years (required)
About the Company
Company: InfraStrata plc –
Company Location: London