Public Relations Manager VAC-19052C
Our client, a CYSEC Regulated German Investment Firm located in Limassol, is looking to hire a Public Relations Manager.
The group is one of Europe’s leading financial institutions specialising in Forex/CFDs trading.
Create, implement and manage a proactive PR strategy to include multiple stakeholders, media relations, crisis management, strategic planning and content delivery.
Pitch/write/edit/commission/oversee a wide range of content for publication in relevant media (national, regional, international, trade and mainstream press), from macroeconomics and technical commentary to opinion pieces, speeches, independent research, and interview talking points for management. Responsible for all media relations globally as well as regionally. This requires the need to coordinate content translation in multiple languages (as well as to ensure it’s proof-read correctly in those languages), to ensure content is tailored according to the needs and interests of different markets and language opportunities, to liaise with regional media editors, and to keep regional analysts and teams informed of media opportunities in their markets.
Advise senior management and Department Heads on reputational issues and develop plans to raise our leadership profile, as well as to increase the quality and reach of our coverage via our analysts located in several markets.
Work closely with Marketing and senior management to ensure the latest news, announcements and developments are done professionally and promptly, tailored according to each communications channel. Be committed to integrity in everything and to ensure that best practice approaches are applied to third-party providers and communications in general. This includes the need to review and manage all PR and social media communications channels, monitoring and distribution tools.
End-to-end management of pitching for reputable award opportunities; likewise, for speaking opportunities at major conferences on behalf of senior management.
Produce regular reports for the CMO, senior management and our Internal Communications Manager that highlight PR’s success in building the company’s profile and reputation.
Ensure all content is measurable and be able to evaluate it using the appropriate tools and analytics. Ensure all content is compliant and meets the relevant regulatory requirements for each jurisdiction and company entity.
Review and manage a PR budget, itemising all costs for tools, apps and other resources/services.
Ensure effective processes and mechanisms are in place for crisis communications and to relay urgent news.
Excellent English language skills (written and spoken).
Minimum of three years’ full-time PR experience in financial services.
Impressive professional writing and editing skills (writing examples are required, and a test will be given to shortlisted candidates).
Track record in creating, managing, delivering and monitoring effective PR strategies, campaigns and media relations based on insight and evidence-based research.
Strategic thinker and content planner, adept in managing deadlines and producing measurable outcomes. Able to develop rapport, trust and great working relationships with all stakeholders.
Proficient in Microsoft and Google applications, as well as PR channels and tools.
Experience of working in fast-growing, multinational environments and adept in managing organisational change.
Salary Range: 2.7-3.5 k gross per month -based on candidate’s experience and skill
Discretionary performance based bonus
Participation in the Company’s Group Medical Scheme
Participation in the Company’s Discount Scheme
Sponsorship on work related training and professional examinations.
Internal Cafeteria for fresh snacks, lunch and beverages
To apply for this vacancy please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject: Public Relations Manager VAC-19052C