PR & Communications Apprentice (Sharp Relations)

  • Company: PRCA
  • Location: Ashford, Surrey
  • Closing Date: 24-04-2023


Sharp Relations is a fast-growing, multi-award-winning PR and communications agency specialising in food and drink. Ideally, you’ll be a foodie, tech savvy, super organised, excellent communicator and eager to learn. Get involved in regular food tastings, events, collating coverage, supporting client campaigns, researching and drafting press releases, crafting content, liaising with key media, pitching to journalists and influencers.

What will you be doing?
PR activities:

– Writing: Writing for business communications, communicating effectively with PR clients, writing for the media (including articles, news releases, blogs, and case studies)
– Social media: Understanding when and which social media channel is appropriate and how it can be incorporated into a PR campaign. Using social media in a strategic and effective way for companies and brands
– Media liaison: Understanding how the media operates, dealing with day-to-day inquiries from the media, pitching stories and/or products to the media, building relationships with the media (i.e., journalists), creating media lists, monitoring press clippings, and sending/receiving press selection products
– Deliver PR campaigns: Supporting the team in creating new campaigns
– Evaluate PR campaigns: Monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness and impact of PR campaigns
– Research & data analysis: Conducting and reporting research for the team and/or clients
– Presentation: Planning and delivering presentations internally & externally
– Events: Supporting with planning, organising and co-coordinating events
– Budgets: mentoring on the delivery and costing of PR campaigns

Benefits offered: 22 days annual leave + Bank Holidays, Extra day of leave for your birthday, Flexible Schedule, On-site Parking, Casual Dress, Company Events, Company Pension

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