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The Role
As PR Executive you will be responsible for creating engaging content for press releases, articles, blogs, thought leadership and social media content. You will manage the social media content and channels for your company focused on the content creation and engagement side, adjusting tone of voice to suit different platforms. You will be the main point of contact with the press, selling in your press releases to the media to gain maximum coverage for your company. You will also be involved in event management, arranging press days and assisting your manager with crisis communications. Ultimately you will be responsible for the reputation of your company and their brand. You will work really closely with the PR Manager in implementing the overall PR strategy.
A PR Executive will either sit within the PR and communications team, reporting into a PR Manager, or in smaller companies, they will sit within the marketing team.
To be a successful PR Executive you will love to write! You will enjoy creating content that is engaging and you will be able to adjust your tone of voice. You will be a people person and thrive in an environment that focuses on relationships. You will enjoy meeting and building relationships with the media and be able to build trust.
As PR Executive you will have the following responsibilities:
  • Devise creative public relations strategies that fit company profile
  • Develop effective PR plans using appropriate strategies and tactics
  • Use a variety of channels (TV, press, internet etc.) to maximize company exposure
  • Liaise with marketing professionals to ensure consistency in promoting corporate image
  • Arrange for interviews or public speaking events and construct press releases
  • Advise company on handling sensitive public issues to preserve reputation
  • Assess opportunities for sponsorship and other partnerships and manage relations
About Oxford
Oxford the world over is famous for its University and if the oldest university in the English-speaking world. It is believed that teaching started in some form in 1096. Oxford University is now recognised as a world-leading centre of learning, teaching and research. It is known for its distinctive collegiate structure with a total of 38 Oxford colleges, a selection of which were used as a filming location for the Harry Potter films.
Oxford is an architectural delight and the city is famed for its beautiful buildings including, Christ Church college, The Bridge of Sighs and probably one of the most well-known and photographed building the Radcliffe Camera.
Oxford is one of the UK’s major tourism centres with over 9 million visitors each year for all over the world. As well as a wide selection of museums visitors can explore the wide streets of the city and some retail therapy in either the new Westgate shopping centre or the historic Covered Market with its many boutique and independent shops.

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