08 November 2016

Head of Digital PR and Earned Media

Location: Manchester
Type: Permanent
Sector: Digital
Consultant email:info@thecandidate.co.uk
Consultant telephone:+44 161 833 1044

Are you a Digital PR and SEO master? We're looking for a Head of Digital PR and Earned Media to manage a talented team of digital PR experts and be a commercial leader of the department!

Our client is well established, fast paced and prides itself on pushing boundaries and being a benchmark for competitors. They have strong relationships within their teams which have a great impact on their successful digital campaigns. This role requires someone with a strong character that has previously led successful teams and will be focused on driving the company's social growth to gain reach and exposure.

Reporting to the Digital Director and the Board, the Head of Digital PR and Earned Media will own client strategies, performance, and relationships, where the successful candidate must build great relationships with bloggers, journalists, and industry bloggers. This is an exciting chance to have a great influence on a successful and growing business.


  • Generating Digital PR strategies for all clients
  • Supervising content team
  • Network with bloggers, influencers and journalists and form relationships with clients and taking charge of client strategy
  • Create content campaigns to assist the SEO & Content divisions
  • Provide insight into the marketing of the website
  • Organise training programmes for staff


  • Excellent time management and communication skills including excellent phone manner
  • Knowledge of research and evaluation
  • Excellent copywriting skills for online audiences
  • Excellent at networking and developing skills
  • Experience with managing people and internal communication
  • Confident and articulate when presenting to clients
  • A can-do attitude and keen to learn about new trends within the field

Do you want a change in your PR career and join a growing business? Apply online today, or email us at info@thecandidate.co.uk or call one of our helpful team on 0161 8331044


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