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PR & Events Manager


£30,000 to £35,000





Date added

20th June 2019

Job Description

PR & Events Manager (UK & International)

Have you got previous experience in the gaming industry? Are you driven to implement effective PR campaigns? Our client is seeking a creative PR and Events Manager with a passion for the videogame industry.

Working closely with the Senior PR Manager and Brand team, you will create and execute PR campaigns alongside raising the client’s profile in the industry, both in the UK and Internationally, via an effective corporate communications strategy. The role also involves planning, designing and running the events plans in the UK and Internationally.

Key responsibilities include: Building and fostering strong relationships with UK and International gaming medias, including mainstream and trade outlets; Working on creative pitches to sell-in to media outlets, ensuring messages match brand pillars; Distributing press releases and media alerts in-line with global direction; deliver concise and informative reporting on press activities and opportunities; Report on the success of all key activities to the senior management team; Develop an understanding of the products and attend consumer and media events in the UK and overseas.

Required skills include: A passion and good understanding of the videogame industry; A track record in delivering first class communication campaigns for videogames; Two years’ experience at Communications Manager level (or equivalent); Experience in strategic messaging and positioning; Organisational and time management skills; The ability to work to deadlines and accommodate changes; Track feedback on progress across all tasks.

What will our client give in return? A full range of employee benefits including Medical Insurance, a discounted gym membership, annual bonus and employee share scheme and lots of fun social activities! They are also offering flexible start and finish times or a possibility to work remotely. What more could you want?!

If you have experience in PR and communications and have worked in the videogames industry, then get in touch! This is an opportunity you won’t want to miss.

Commutable from in and around Nottingham, Leicester and Derby.