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Media + Influencer Manager - H+K Strategies

London, U.K.

Consumer Packaged Goods

THE TEAM/ROLE
Our Consumer Packaged Goods team is seeking a media + influencer manager with genuine interest in the grooming sector to work on new product launches and brand building campaigns. This role provides an opportunity to shape and deliver stories across platforms and channels that will make a genuine impact on the client’s business.   

The ideal candidate will have strong lifestyle PR experience (male grooming/male lifestyle highly desirable) with excellent media and influencer contacts.  We are looking for a natural publicist with a passion for building relationships with press and digital influencers; a real coverage driver who is capable of running a busy press office with an instinct for news and an eye for visual storytelling. 

As well as running the day-to-day press office, the Media + Influencer Manager will be responsible for shaping and executing launch events, driving content creation opportunities and working with local and global ambassadors.

The successful candidate will have strong written and verbal skills, and be well organised with impeccable attention to detail. They will be confident in supporting the account leads to plan and implement news-generating and brand-building campaigns, in addition to other account management skills such as reporting and budget management.

Having an entrepreneurial attitude teamed with the enthusiasm to network, collaborate and play a part in helping to shape brand strategy for our clients is crucial to the standards we uphold as an agency.

RESPONSIBILITIES + ATTRIBUTES

  • Confident self-starter with experience on high profile lifestyle brands
  • Proven coverage driver with solid press office credentials and strong contacts across the male grooming and lifestyle media
  • Digitally savvy, with experience in content creation and influencer management
  • Solid events experience with exceptional attention to detail for planning and logistics
  • Desire to network and build new relationships with journalists and influencers
  • Best in class client service mentality with the ability to come up with creative solutions to client challenges
  • Superb writer with excellent attention to detail, creative flair and the ability to craft compelling narratives for different channels
  • Ambitious team player with a collaborative working style and positive approach

WHAT THE ROLE CAN OFFER YOU?

  • A rewarding opportunity to make a real impact on client’s business through coverage that converts to sales
  • Chance to lead a fast paced press office that shapes and delivers content across digital and traditional media platforms
  • A collaborative, supportive and fun team culture
  • Being part of a top rated London agency that is changing the shape of communications 

AGENCY CULTURE
H+K is a public relations and integrated communications agency with 90 offices around the globe.  H+K London is the first and only large agency to structure itself around sectors to deliver deep industry knowledge, supported by specialist areas of ideas and strategy, content creation and publishing. A recently launched Global Centre of Creative Strategy places change, innovation and creativity at the heart of everything we do. 

Through strategic counsel, creative thinking and effective activation, our deep sector expertise enables us to truly understand our clients’ perspective and transform our clients’ challenges into effective and award-winning solutions. Our purpose is to inspire more open, creative and curious conversations to help build a better agency and world. Our communications are driven by our clients’ desire to communicate their purpose and create a legacy in the world. We create ideas to believe in.

TRAINING + DEVELOPMENT
Personal growth is at the heart of our culture. The Hub, our internal training academy, provides a range of required and bespoke training opportunities that enable our people to have more ownership of their career development.

As well as our locally-developed modules we also deliver training from the H+K University, our global training and development platform. The University curriculum combines best practice from around our network in core consultancy and communications skills.

KEY H+K BENEFITS

  • 28 days annual leave
  • Comprehensive health insurance (Bupa)
  • SMART pension scheme
  • Heavily subsidised on-site bar
  • WPP employee discount scheme
  • Group life assurance scheme
  • Enhanced maternity + paternity scheme
  • Vouchers + extra day’s holiday for key milestone anniversaries

Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to: Gemma Buckley-Higgins, Talent Acquisition Executive at [email protected]

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31/01/2017

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