PR Account Manager - Cycling

Sponge Marketing I London I Competitive Salary I Date Published Friday 2nd February 2018
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Job Summary

Sponge Marketing is seeking a Public Relations Manager to look after our cycling clients. The ideal candidate will have worked at an SAE level with similar clients or will have a real passion for the cycling industry having extensive knowledge of all the new and exciting products, brands and influencers. We are looking for a self-starter who is ready to hit the ground running with ideas and is happy to work on developing the team.

If you are interested in the role and would like to discuss the opportunity further please get in touch with Karla at 0207 644 9988

Responsibilities and Duties

· Create content for press releases, byline articles and keynote presentations

· Monitor, analyze and communicate PR results on a monthly basis

· Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising on an on-going basis.

· Build relationships with media contacts and maintain/update media contact database

· Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them

· Manage media inquiries and interview requests

· Develop media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast and online media

· Coordinate all public relations activities

Qualifications and Skills

· Bachelors degree

· 2-3 years PR experience at SAE or AM level

· Knowledge of cycling world

· Media contacts in both specialist cycling press and general lifestyle press as well as broadcasting

· Exceptional writing and editing skills

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

To apply for this role then please send your CV and covering letter to karla@spongemarketing.com

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