PR Manager - Transport ( Aviation, Rail, Highways)

Salary Salary DOE, twice yearly bonus, superb benefits and remote working!
Location London
Reference ER889051
Edwina Goldman

You’ll play a key role in helping shape and execute corporate communications campaigns that cut across the brands market facing portfolios such as Energy, Water and Resources; Cities, Planning and Design; Climate and Sustainability Services.

In this role, you will build relationships with senior-level stakeholders and press offices in other regions within the firm and ideally have strong national and trade media contacts across various vertical sectors including engineering, design, transport and energy. As a PR Manager, you’ll be a key part of the press office.

Responsibilities include:

• Taking a central role in shaping and delivering PR and media relations activity across the UKIMEA Region

• Positioning the business as a consultant of choice in local geographies

• Playing a key role in supporting the delivery of integrated campaigns with earned media at the heart. This should include influencing planning, execution, and measurement of success

• Instrumental in maintaining a positive external reputation for the brand through proactive and reactive press coverage and other media relations activity

• Providing media relations advice and support for the UKIMEA region

• Where appropriate, provide counsel and/or line manage junior member/s of the Press office team, supporting their career and wellbeing.

• Provide advice and support on media relations for spokespeople.

• Collaborate with press office colleagues to provide PR & Campaigns Lead with regular function updates for relevant Board reports (Group and Region)

• Being a visible and collaborative connector to ensure press office activities are amplified in a timely fashion with internal communications, social media and marketing colleagues

The successful candidate:

Good experience in public relations and issues management. Ideally, within a professional services, advisory or knowledge economy context.

• A good understanding/ experience of/ interest in the built environment and the transport sector

• Strong relationships with media (national and trade) across multiple sectors including, engineering and transport – relationships with media across water; infrastructure; planning; energy are a bonus

• Strong management skills and experience

• Skills and experience in the use of media monitoring tools

• Ability to build relationships with a broad range of stakeholders

• Ability to prioritise, assess and manage PR and media relations activity across diverse business and service offering

• Excellent PR writing skills

• Excellent oral communication skills

• A reliable and flexible working approach

We offer a competitive salary at all levels, and one of the best benefits packages in our sector.

Core benefits include cover under the UK Healthcare Plan (private medical insurance), Life Assurance, Accident Insurance, and Income Protection (long term disability) cover. Core benefits are funded by us and made available to all permanent staff to support and safeguard your financial, physical, and mental wellbeing. You will also have access to Choice Benefits to help with your work/life balance and financial security.

In addition, all permanent employees are eligible for the Global Profit Share scheme. Subject to scheme rules employees can receive two Profit Share payments per year, which are dependent on the firm’s financial performance.

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PR Manager - Transport ( Aviation, Rail, Highways)


Salary DOE, twice yearly bonus, superb benefits and remote working!