Media Relations Manager
Consultant Gina Hedges
Date posted 17 October 2016
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Media Relations Manager to join the award winning team at a city of London based challenger bank.
About the role
The Media Relations Manager will report directly into the Head of Media Relations joining the busy press team. This is an extremely fast paced and rewarding opportunity.
Your job will be to protect and promote the positive reputation of the brand through integrated media campaigns as well as supporting the development and management of the PR strategy for our product ranges and branch network. There will also be opportunity to work on products and campaigns for the exciting awards partnership which has been agreed.
You’ll have the ability to provide expert counsel to internal stakeholders whilst providing a full PR service including developing and delivering PR campaigns and preparing proactive communications materials such as news releases and social activity. You’ll need to be able to juggle this alongside daily press office needs being able to react quickly to capably manage complex enquiries and potential issues at pace. You will need to act as a spokesperson for the bank including on an out of hours basis as well as deputising for the Senior Manager when applicable.
This challenger bank is looking for a talented Media Relations Manager who will be:
- hands on
- a go-getter
- ideally have a strong background in personal finance PR and products
- expected to demonstrate your ability to build successful relationships in your industry both internally and externally
- a strong writer
- a team player
- a top class communicator as the role will require a lot of senior stakeholder management
About the organisation
The Bank are a leading UK financial institution who specialise in both retail and corporate banking. The bank are a highly respected banking brand who rated highly amongst their employees and offer a collaborative working environment.
If you are interested in this position please contact email@example.com or apply below