“Three month placement – three days per week. Flexible hours can be agreed for the right candidate.
We are looking for an organised, enthusiastic and efficient graduate with strong communication, IT and writing skills looking for experience in PR and social media. Successful applicants will have a passion for sports and fitness and be keen to join us for an initial period of three months. Valuable additions to the team will have the possibility of a permanent paid position.
You will get hands on experience in all aspects of PR from responding to journalist enquiries and helping to organise press events to writing press releases and dealing with clients. You’ll need to be hardworking and efficient to stay up to date with industry news, manage media lists and help us out with media monitoring. We’ll also ask you to work on some of our social media accounts, giving you the chance to hone your blogging and social media content sourcing skills while helping to monitor and update client Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr sites.
In return we offer a structured intern training programme, with years of industry experience on hand to help give you the skills you will need to succeed in the competitive world of PR. After the first month with us we can start to tailor your work experience to include the areas you are most keen to explore. In addition we will cover your expenses and take you to industry events where you’ll have the chance to meet influential people and test out all the latest and greatest kit the fitness industry has to offer.
This role would be ideally suited to a recent PR / media / marketing graduate or someone with a background in fitness or sport who is interested in moving into the PR field.”