We Are Hiring: PR Manager


21 Feb 19

The Company

Boxpark is an award-winning retail development company fusing the concepts of modern street food, leisure and independent retailers to create a unique shopping and dining destination. We have 3 current sites in Shoreditch, East Croydon and Wembley. We are looking for a PR Manager to generate media coverage and leverage exposure of the company across print, digital and broadcast media

The Role of PR Manager

The ideal candidate should have at least 3+ years’ previous PR experience, be ambitious and dynamic to coordinate all PR activity for this food, drink and event-led operation. The role reports to the Marketing Team.

Responsibilities of the PR Manager

  • Plan, coordinate and execute all PR activity within the company
  • Maintain and enhance a positive image of Boxpark through all media communication
  • Establish, build and maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders, media and public
  • Bring in new business opportunities
  • Manage communications budgets
  • Come up with PR strategies and oversee social media PR strategies
  • Write press releases and reports on media coverage data
  • Research, plan and implement weekly, monthly and seasonal PR campaigns
  • Liaise with tenants about PR activities and opportunities
  • Monitor, analyse and present PR results on a monthly and yearly basis ensuring activities are maintaining positive ROI

The Ideal Candidate for the PR Manager Role

We are looking for an ambitious, highly-focused individual with a proven track record in food & drink, events, venue or music PR.

  • Well-trained in PR or with a PR qualification
  • Experience in the food & drink, events, venue or music sectors
  • Experience working with social influencers
  • Media contacts within relevant sectors
  • Confident and articulate
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Dynamic with a hands-on, can-do attitude
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to all kinds of situations
  • Highly-motivated
  • A high level of professional integrity
  • Able to work successfully in a pressurised environment
  • Honest, reliable and hard-working
  • Strong people skills
  • Organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Passionate and proactive

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced PR Manager who thrives as part of a busy team, takes a hands-on approach to their work and possesses the drive to exceed all targets and expectations.