Senior PR and Communications Manager

Job title : Senior PR and Communications Manager
Location : Birmingham, Birmingham, England
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : up to £36,000 + £300 montly allowance
Contact : Michelle Mumford
Reference : MM-6083

I am incredibly excited to be working with a leading events and exhibitions company based in the West Midlands as they are looking for a Senior PR and Communications Manager to join their team. You may be working in an agency but looking to make the move in-house to focus on 2 core brands, or you may be working in-house and looking for a new challenge. You will have experience in all aspects of PR and Communications from developing strategies, writing lots of content and key messaging, to media relations, building relationships with regional and national press. Relationships will be super important to you, and you will get a buzz out of securing great coverage. You will have brilliant attention to detail and enjoy writing content for blogs, articles, social media and PR. You will be working with this company's biggest brand and so confidence is key.

This role is permanent and full-time with a starting salary of up to £36,000 pa + £300 monthly allowance. The role will be a mix of home and office work with 3 days a week onsite.

The Company

A leading events and exhibitions company (in-house) operating across the UK with their HQ in Birmingham. They work with a range of businesses and consumers and have some iconic key brands within their group that you will get to work with. Despite the difficult year the events space has faced, they are going strong and are busier than ever!

The Role

As Senior PR and Communications Manager, you will be managing strategies and hands-on implementation for the company. You will be working closely with the Head of PR and Communications and taking ownership of your projects. You will be involved in PR, communications, content and social media. Not only is this company a well-known and highly regarded brand, but they know how to look after their people with a monthly allowance, lots of benefits, free parking and hybrid working. Not to mention an incredibly buzzy culture.

About You

You will be coming from an in-house OR agency background and you will be incredibly passionate about communications.

  • Strong experience in content creation for press releases, articles, social media, key messaging

  • Some experience in crisis communications

  • You will be strategic minded and will assist with the overall PR and Communications strategy for your brands

  • You will have built brilliant relationships with the media (including trade) and will love nurturing these relationships

  • You will enjoy all sides to communications and enjoy building on your skillset

  • An interest in the events space is key

  • Proven experience in working in a senior level PR role and brilliant with clients and stakeholders

  • Confident and passionate

  • Love working in a hybrid way

  • A team player but also able to manage your own workload

This role is based in Birmingham and will be office-based 3 days a week, offering loads of flexibility. This role would suit a PR and Communications Manager looking to step up, or maybe you are a PR Account Manager/Director looking to move in-house.

Lots more to tell you, so please send your CV over to me as soon as you can!