PR and Media Manager, OggaDoon

Function: PR Manager

Role categories: PR and Communications, Publishing / Press / Media, Editorial, Marketing

  • Rate/Salary: £26,000
  • Location: Bristol
  • Starting date: ASAP
  • Expires: 04/06/2018

Job description

Do you love developing a story and seeing it in the press? Does creative writing float your boat? And do you have a passion for brands especially tech ones?

If you hanker for flexible working, leading on projects, and developing client relationships then look at our opportunity here at OggaDoon.

We're after that particular someone who is happy creating and delivering media opportunities, selling in features, developing relationships and also outstanding at putting pen to paper in developing creative, direct published content. We work with fabulous brands across the tech, environmental, lifestyle and activity sectors who have a passion and a purpose.

This role asks that you are adaptable across sectors, able to manage multiple projects, lead on delivery at times, and curate that all import client relationship. Specifically:

  • Keep track and maintain relationships with key publishers, journalists and editors (online, published and broadcast both UK, US and Global)
  • Source press opportunities both planned, reactive and ad hoc
  • Sell in press releases and features
  • Pitch in key people as experts
  • Create PR and content strategies and campaigns aligned to project business objectives and brand positioning
  • Write and create content that works for SEO, engagement, and reach according to target and channel
  • Able to maintain media lists
  • Bring your ideas and thoughts everyday
  • Enthusiasm for your craft

How do you apply?

We would like the following:

  • Either a short video bio or animated slide show telling us about your self and your achievements
  • Examples of your work including the results from the client brief
  • A short explanation of how you manage and approach the media.

Please send to Emily Perkins at emily@oggadoon.co.uk before June 4th, which is our closing date. 

Person specification

What you need is:

A proven track record of delivery

Qualifications with respect to the trade

Who does this suit?

If you like to:

  • Be told what to do each day and every day
  • Sit at the same desk all the time
  • Get instructed on how to be creative
  • Be absorbed into a big team where your actions don't have an impact
  • Working on one thing and one time

Then this role isn't for you and we wish you luck.

If on the other hand you want to see your work count, have responsibility, get your creative juices going, you are hugely self motivated, and you can work on your own and in a team and most of all you are passionate for your craft and are client focused, we want to hear from you.

Benefits

What do you get being part of OggaDoon?

  • Work from a city centre location 3-5 days per week
  • Flexible working (location and hours)
  • Initially 20 days holiday plus your birthday off as well as bank holidays
  • Monthly team lunches out in Bristol
  • Starting remuneration at £26,000 (which will increase with delivery and responsibility)
  • Bonus based on performance
  • Bonus based on new clients secured for the business
  • Time off in lieu of networking