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HEAD OF EMEA PR - World Leading Smartphone Provider

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Recruiter
Success Digital
Posted
16 January 2014
Closes
30 January 2014
Ref
JB-40245
Contact
Jennifer Brown
Location
Berkshire
Job Function
Sector
Contract
Salary
£75k pa

Further information


HEAD OF EMEA PR - World Leading Smartphone Provider

£High Competitive Salary

Berkshire

If you are looking for a role that empowers you to drive the regional communications strategy for leading Smartphone challenger brand. Head of EMEA PR for this brand may be the role for you!

You will be a Senior PR person, with strong EMEA skills across mobile, you will be define and develop and execute the overall PR for the region. The Head of PR will be a key information source for all key influencers and will manage the development, implementation and coordination of internal and external public relations strategies, with the goal of driving though leadership.

Tasks

Serving as the PR lead in EMEA including planning, executing, measuring and reporting of results.

Working with the global corporate lead and respective team to help develop the company's corporate influencer strategy. This includes the creation, coordination and support of key business initiatives, announcements and briefings, industry events and other perception changing initiatives.

Working with Global Consumer,Product PR director and Social media team to help shape EMEA campaigns

Acting as key member of the central marketing team in EMEA and as key member of the global communications team.

Working with internal communications team to ensure that all communications, both internal and external are aligned

Working with the EMEA hub agency to develop creative EMEA programmers and campaigns that align with global and regional business, product and marketing priorities

Developing media materials and industry speeches for key executives

Effective management of the lead regional PR agency in addition to working with local marketing managers to manage and negotiate agencies in each market

Skills

Excel in complex team and work environments that include internal and external stakeholders

Tangible experience of building a brand and taking it to different audiences

Have strong persuasive writing and presentation skills

Demonstrated analytical and conceptual problem-solving ability

Able to develop product and corporate messaging and positioning

Desire to manage and motivate internal employees and pr agencies

Experience

BA degree in communications, journalism, PR

Considerable professional experience leading public relations for a mobile or consumer-focused brand. A combination of Agency and In house is experience is preferred.

3 years managing a PR agency

Proven experience of working with multiple EMEA markets

Significant experience in influencer (consumer, business and technology)

Demonstrated experience developing creative and compelling PR campaigns, drafting press materials and proactive pitches aimed at multiple audiences for corporate positioning, product launches and partner programmes.

Strong understanding and experience of working in the social media space

Prior experience managing sensitive negotiations and crisis and issues communications including litigation and CSR

An intimate and historic understanding of the mobile industry and complexities that surround it

If you have the relevant experience for this role, please click the apply button to send your CV to Jennifer Brown, remembering to state your current salary and package.

Job Ref JB-40245

We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.

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