Public Relations Officer

We are recruiting for a Public Relations Officer who will play a vital role in the growth of the company.

This is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing and sociable team in a well established business.

Established in 2000, ExtraMile Communications is a digital marketing agency that specialises in multilingual and single language bespoke website design and also offers email marketing, graphic design, branding and SEO. Our team of 19, mixes a broad range of ages.

Core competencies:

  • Build strong relationships with local and national media
  • Write engaging content for press releases
  • Promote ExtraMile and its clients on joint projects
  • Develop ExtraMile into a nationally recognised brand

Summary and key responsibilities of position:

  • Create a PR yearplan for ExtraMile
  • Promote ExtraMile’s London presence
  • Promote our company culture and its multi-lingual differentiator
  • Write press releases for ExtraMile and joint projects with our clients
  • Produce client and employee case studies for use in a variety of media
  • Organise promotional events for us or in partnership with our clients
  • Generate content on any new products or services we create
  • Publish news items on our website
  • Develop and submit awards submissions on the company’s behalf, working with all stakeholders in the company
  • Work closely with the Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and the Marketing teams to coordinate press releases and social media campaigns
  • Establish and maintain PR connections both locally and nationally
  • Handle media enquiries from the public, the press or our clients
  • Analyse our media coverage both on and offline
  • Produce weekly PR reports for the directors and other stakeholders
  • Keep up to date with Public Relations best practice
  • Carry out market research to support the PR strategy
  • Work with the design team to write a variety of media for publicity

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Build media relationships
  • Promote ExtraMile by emphasising its longevity, credibility, creativity and expertise
  • Promote our clients showcasing the work we have carried out for them
  • Build the PR department to become an equal product offering for ExtraMile to rival our web development, multi-lingual email marketing and SEM departments

Benefits of working at ExtraMile Communications

  • We're committed to staff development, with regular internal training and opportunities to attend external training/conferences
  • Bonus scheme based on individual and business performance
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression within the organisation and regular reviews to discuss your work, development and progression
  • Support from entire management team with a 'door is always open' policy

If you feel you have the skills to become part of our successful team then please click here to view the full job description and apply