Job description / Role
Our client is looking for a PR Executive who is proactive, hardworking and creative individual with the ability to build solid relationships both internally and externally, as well as having outstanding communication, negotiation and organisational skills.
You will be:
• Proactive story pitching on behalf of client accounts, working to meet agreed objectives.
• Keep track of current and future editorial opportunities for all clients, including but not limited to features, op-ed, comment opportunities, events and awards.
• Identify and flag up when campaign implementation is not effective and make recommendations for an alternative approach to account team and client where possible.
• Build and maintain relationships with media and influencer contacts, tracking movements across relevant publications and news beats, to support implementation of client campaigns and share knowledge with the wider team where relevant.
• Track and flag industry news developments for all clients to demonstrate relevant knowledge and understanding of your account portfolio and associated sectors - both internally and externally.
• Ensure client reports and additional account administration is completed in a timely manner, allowing time for internal reviews and edits without missing client deadlines.
• Establish yourself as a trusted contact for clients to discuss day-to-day tactics and account administration.
You will have:
• 6 months -1.5 year PR experience
• The job requires excellent written and communication skills in Arabic and English
• Excellent copy writing skills to produce engaging, accurate content for diverse audiences
• Effective team player
• Good media contacts and the confidence to build new ones
• Creativity in approach and understanding of impactful PR opportunities
About the Company
HR Source Consulting is a premier Human Resources Consultancy that provide clients across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) with expert human resources planning and solutions. By inference, we have the expertise to attract high calibre candidates that fill specialist roles in the key industry sectors with focus in:
- IT (Information Technology)
- Media & Communications
- FMCG and many others
We deliver to a multitude of client organisations across the MENA region from leading multi-nationals (MNC's) to SMEs and boutique businesses. We are your "Regional HR partner with Global Reach".
We adopt tailor made services and solutions to ensure that our clients need is fully met .
We provide a multi-step consultancy approach to sourcing the ideal candidate, to ensure that your requirement is fully fulfilled and delivered to. Furthermore we offer tailor made HR Services and Solutions in the additional following areas:
- Permanent Recruitment Solutions
- Interim & Contract Recruitment Solutions
- Managed Services
- Salary Surveys
- Outplacement Services
- Relocation and Company setup advice
In short, HR Source Consulting is dedicated to delivering human resources solutions at every level (from Junior, Mid to Senior and C-Level Executives). This includes successful placements for every type and size of client organisation by sourcing candidates at all levels of seniority. We like to go the extra mile and serve our clients every need of HR and provide additional solutions and services from salary surveys, market intelligence, outplacements services and relocation and company set up advice.