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January 2016

Editorial Assistant

Full-time.  Working from home.  Start date: Feb 2017.  Apply ASAP to Gemma@barkerpr.com

A boutique, specialist PR firm, delivering award-winning campaigns in dentistry, is looking for an editorial assistant to join its growing team.

Reporting to the Editorial Manager and with a direct line to the Managing Director, this role will suit a new graduate in PR, communications or journalism looking for a hands-on role and who is keen to learn from experienced colleagues.

Jobs undertaken will include writing press releases, conducting interviews with key industry stakeholders, having input on feature articles, editing and proofing, and creating strategies for PR campaigns, as well as social media initiation. The role also involves travelling to key industry events to conduct interviews and report back for client features.

Our new recruit will be extremely personable and well-presented, keen to please clients, have a can-do attitude, and be eager to learn.

They will be a self-starter, happy to work from home in the main, as well as happy to travel (last minute at times) for client stories/ campaigns.

Experience in PR is preferable but not essential. A journalism/ English/ communications/ PR degree or equivalent is a must.

Salary: Competitive (available on application).

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