Senior PR Executive

Job Description & Application Form

Indigo Herbs is a well-established and fast-growing manufacturer and online retailer of natural health & nutrition products. We currently sell both nationally and internationally to retail and trade customers. All products are manufactured on site under our own brands with over 500 different product lines.  Indigo Herbs is an expanding business in the fast-growing health foods sector. We are looking for a permanent Senior PR Executive to help us achieve our ambitious growth plan.

Previous experience in PR & digital marketing is essential whether this be in an agency or client-side. The role requires somebody with excellent media management skills, who can manage a diverse workflow and has stacks of confidence to liaise with the media, key influencers and represent the brand. You will need to thrive in a fast-paced environment and respond well to short deadlines. This is a great opportunity for the successful candidates to become a key member of our dynamic team and develop their career in an interesting fast-growing business.

Job Details:

Contract Type: Permanent subject to probationary period

Application Closing Date: Midnight March 11th 2018

Interviews begin March 12th onwards

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: £20,357 – £23,851 per annum depending on experience

 

Location: Glastonbury

The Role

Indigo Herbs are looking for a senior PR executive to join the Media & Marketing department and taking on an exciting and important role as brand ambassador, working closely with the team to ensure objectives are met, and all activity is delivered on time and within budget. You will be working under the Head of PR & Marketing. As an e-commerce company much of our PR & marketing activities are digitally focused so you will be fully involved with growing our on-line communications and brand awareness. You will need a sound understanding of digital PR and our target market and the ability to develop first class relationships with customers, influencers and journalists in order to achieve your goals.

The role will involve identifying PR opportunities for Indigo Herbs and pursuing digital and print coverage.  This could include expert comments in the press, placing of magazine articles, recipe features, product placement, blogger PR and other activities to promote brand awareness. The role includes managing indigo herbs email campaigns and playing a key role in brand to customer communications.

Developing our online presence is key to this role – we are pleased to see our MOZ ranking Domain Authority at 40 this month, Last month’s page views at 209,000 and our social media community at 33,620 and growing.

The Successful Candidate: 

Have a real understanding of brand to customer relationships
Have great communication and relationship building skills
Have a sound understanding of digital PR
Have excellent PR copywriting skills
Have excellent digital image creation skills (Adobe photoshop)
Have a good understanding of customer data & email software
Must belong in the health and wellness industry
Have initiative, ideas and create flair
Be professional with a strong ability to manage time and meet deadlines and targets.
Be a strong team player, communicating clearly with creative insight.
Be good at working from a PR/Marketing strategy & calendar
Be interested in career progression and growing in this role
Be committed to continued professional development 
Have an aptitude to learn and adapt quickly to ever changing digital requirements

 

Whats on offer?

A great opportunity to work with a stellar team in an innovative business and align your personal career development with this.
Salary is dependent on experience but will start at £20,000 per annum and include a perks package and annual bonus.

To Apply:

If this is you then we'd love to hear from you - to apply, please fill out this application form.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by email and those selected for interview will be invited to meet us at our Glastonbury headquarters.  We regret we cannot respond to all applications.

Thankyou for your application and best wishes

 



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