PR & Communications Manager

  • Location
    Ashington, Northumberland
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 40000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Advertising and PR
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Marketing & Advertising - Marketing Communications

Adecco Northumberland are delighted to represent our client in their search for a PR & Communications Manager to join their team.


Our business has a reputation for its customer focused and innovative can-do approach to handling services, covering several sectors including offshore energy, project cargo, containers, dry bulks, and break-bulks.

The Role

The PR & Communications Manager will play an important role in providing proactive coordination of internal and external communications across the business and its subsidiaries. Reporting to the Chief Executive, core duties will include:

  • Planning and implementing effective strategies for communications, marketing and PR across the group

  • Ownership of group brand and design across digital and print mediums

  • Hands on management of all channels - media releases, website, social media and internal communications.

  • Supporting Directors/senior management with commercial opportunities (pitches, presentations, materials etc)

  • Event/exhibition planning and delivery

  • Leading on our stakeholder engagement programme, including media, public sector and community audiences

  • Leading on all communications/reputation management issues

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate:

  • Active experience within a PR & Communications environment

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong IT skills especially relating to website management and social media

  • A pro-active, enthusiastic and professional approach

In return, we are offering:

  • £30k to £40k per year (depending on experience) for 37.5 hours per week

  • Private medical scheme

  • Generous pension

  • 25 days holiday + statutory days

  • Attractive annual bonus scheme

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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