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The Role
As PR Manager you will be responsible for managing the PR strategy for your company, running integrated campaign across traditional, digital and social platforms as well as creating content and creative ideas. You will develop a strategy and implement this with the help of your team. You will be strategic and will often work with the PR Director or Head of PR. You will be hands on in creating content across press releases, articles, blogs and thought leadership, managing social media platforms for your company and selling into the media. You will also be responsible for planning and delivering events both internally and externally and managing press days. You will be responsible for crisis communications for your brand and be ready to respond in the very best way, ensuing the right communications at the right time.
As PR Manager you will either sit within the PR and communications team, or in a small organisation you might sit within the Marketing team, working closely together.
As PR Manager you will likely report into a PR Director of Head of PR and may also have some direct reports at PR Executive or Senior PR Executive level. You will be responsible for coaching and mentoring your junior team and overseeing the content they are creating.
As PR Manager you will have the following responsibilities:
  • Ensure in-depth knowledge of the current media landscape and relevance for company brands and campaigns
  • Draft, gain approval for and issue press releases and feature information for all key launches and initiatives
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of how media ideas can be translated across digital and social media channels
  • Align relevant platform knowledge to campaign strategies to meet objectives
  • Regularly review coverage to spot potential gaps in media support and address accordingly
  • Meet regularly with key media in order to build relationships, maintain an in-depth knowledge of their brand and to talk through potential new opportunities
  • Managing budgets and reporting back
About Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes is a relativity ‘new town’ and was created in the 1960’s as part of a Government initiative for the generation of new town in the South East of England to relieve population and housing congestion in London.
Milton Keynes was the biggest of the new towns to be created and is now home to a population of 230,000 people and has one of the more successful economies in the UK.
Culturally and historically, Milton Keynes is a vibrant and diverse city with theatres, museums, art, sculpture and architecture all within the city centre.
Milton Keynes Theatre is the most successful theatre outside London's West End with world famous musicals to fantastic opera production and family friendly pantomime.
There is also a great selection of Museums including Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes Museum, National Badminton Museum, The National Museum of Computing and The Cowper & Newton Museum.

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