Operational Communication/PR/Marketing Executive

Our client is a major hosting provider in Europe and worldwide. They are a global reference for customers seeking the best of the Internet today.

We are currently recruiting an Operational Communication/PR/Marketing Executive to join their team.

The Job

As part of the communication team, you will be in charge of the implementation and follow up of all online/offline communication and PR.

You will set out an action plan by working with our internal teams and suppliers (communication/press agencies) to ensure that projects are high quality and delivered within deadlines, while keeping costs within the communication budget.

Responsibilities

  • Lead, adapt and coordinate all communication activities related to the group’s strategy on a local level
  • Develop and implement offline communication campaigns
  • Create and execute PR campaigns, collaborating with internal teams and external PR agencies
  • Build brand awareness as a leading cloud/IAAS provider locally
  • Develop and build partnerships with influencers and opinion
    leaders, to promote the company as a thought leader (schools, universities, start-ups, business clubs, websites/blogs)
  • Maintain an up-to-date database of journalists, press partners and influencers locally
  • Assist in the organisation and delivery of events locally
  • Identify meaningful local events to ensure increased presence and brand awareness locally

Your Experience

You must hold a regular work permit for the UK. In addition, we require:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience, ideally in B2B marketing in the IT sector
  • Experience executing a communication strategy
  • Rich network of journalists and influencers in the IT industry
  • Ability to engage with key stake holders
  • A real self-starter, able to work independently and as a team
  • Negotiation and influencing skills
  • Editorial and digital content writing skills
  • English A-level or higher

Attributes

  •    Excellent communicator
  •    Rich professional network
  •    Excellent interpersonal skills
  •    Interest in information technology and innovation

What we offer

  • Work in a growing, forward thinking company
  • A technical environment that encourages learning and welcomes ideas
  • 25 days holidays per year
  • 50% Tube travel contribution
  • Lunch voucher scheme
  • Free barista coffee and soft drinks
  • Free fresh fruit
  • Great company pension scheme
  • Private Health Care (BUPA)
  • Free annual eye tests and more

 

 

If this position appeals to you and you wish to apply for this role, we look forward to receiving your CV and covering letter in English at: recruit@firehead.net