PR Officer, Hinckley

Posted on June 3, 2019
Ref: 429

Role: PR Executive

Location: Leicestershire, East Midlands

Salary: £compet

Type: Permanent

Specialism: Leisure/Travel

Talk to

Lara Lee

Call: 01789 201458

email Lara


The Company: National Leisure Company who expect commitment and hard work which is rewarded with flexible working when needed and excellent employee development and training opportunities.

The Role: Due to continued growth, one of my favourite clients is looking for two PR Officers to join the PR team.  Responsible for managing the reputation of the organisation through the planning and development of PR strategies and delivering a positive and impactful PR plan.  These are regional roles that support a number of sites within each region.  Based at the head office in Hinckley, the roles do require travel into the regions when needed and so all applicants MUST have their own transport.

Key responsibilities:

  • Handling media enquiries

  • Researching and writing press releases, case studies, speeches

  • Selling stories to media contacts both nationally and locally

  • Manage any crisis communications

  • Assist with organising events such as community days or new site launches; ensure all relevant press contacts are in attendance

  • Develop relationships with all stakeholders across the business

  • Monitoring press coverage

  • Research and draft entries for industry awards


The Candidate: You will have previous experience within a PR role, either agency side or in-house.   With very strong written skills and excellent verbal communication skills, you will be comfortable liaising with stakeholders of all levels and have experience of developing relationships with media contacts.  With a highly organised and flexible approach, you will thrive in a busy working environment and be happy to travel into your region occasionally to meet with site and regional managers.

As well as the salary, the benefits which accompany the role are as follows; 20 days holiday + BH, free gym membership, pension, retail discount.

This PR Officer role is commutable from Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire


PR Officer, Leicestershire, £compet



Related Jobs

PR Executive

Warwickshire, West Midlands
£20,000 - £25,000

My client is a well-known retailer and distributor of healthcare products and services and is looking for a Corporate PR Assistant to join the growing communications team.  A Fortune 500...

Read more

PPC Specialist

West Midlands, West Midlands
£25,000 - £30,000

The Company: B2C business with exciting growth plans The Role: My client is an exciting B2C business that is currently in growth mode and looking to continue to acquire new...

Read more

Work for us

To be the best recruitment consultants around, we need the best recruitment consultants around.

Read More


Our thoughts and insights on the world we live in.

Read More
>back to the top