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PR Manager EMEA

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £40000 per annum + + Bens

  • Contact:

    Kevin Afolabi

  • Job ref:

    PR/199644_1626798383

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-19

PR MANAGER EMEA- FINTECH

UP TO £40,000 + BENS

LONDON BASED

We are presenting an outstanding opportunity to work with a rapidly growing fintech who specialises in international money transfer and payments in over 150 countries worldwide. Our client is looking for a talented PR Manager EMEA to join and be part of their London/ EMEA PR team.

Our client is looking for a dynamic PR Manager to help take their EMEA media relations and content strategy to the next level. This position is a very hands-on fintech public relations role in a busy in-house press office. The role offers the opportunity to work with the press - trade, national and international - and to establish a media network for a leading digital cross-border payments business, as well as assisting the digital communications strategy for the organisation.

RESPONSIBILTIES

  • Develop media strategies for campaigns, products and announcements;
  • Help strengthen company's position and visibility in UK, Europe and Africa markets;
  • Build consumer-facing, and consumer-relevant press relations activities working autonomously, as well as closely with relevant agencies, as required;
  • Exploring proactive and reactive earned media coverage opportunities for the company;
  • Manage PR agencies in the region and work closely with marketing leads and country directors to attain PR results;
  • Link PR campaigns between key markets and marketing/products for timely promotions and media activities;
  • Dealing with media requests from trade, diaspora and international press in a timely fashion;
  • Building and maintaining relationships with media outlets and journalists in the trade and mainstream sectors, both in the UK and internationally;

REQUIREMENTS

  • 4+ years of experience in a previous media relations role, in-house or agency;
  • Strong digital communications skills including e-sentiment monitoring and SEO-conscious writing for digital PR activities;
  • Familiarity with media databases, forward features and press request tools such as ResponseSource, Cision, Gorkana, etc.;
  • Ability to build good relationships with key influencers, industry voices, media outlets and journalists;
  • Skilled in using PR to drive business results;
  • Efficiency in copywriting, editing and proofreading;

Please send your CV to Kevin Afolabi via the link provided

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