Public Relations Analyst - Bloemfontein
Duties (not limited to):
Respond to requests for information release or press conference from the media
Write press releases and other media communications
Maintain favourable public and stockholder views of the company's agenda and accomplishments.
Build public relations strategies
Prepare and edit the company's publications, including employee newsletters or stockholders' reports, for internal and external audiences.
Update and maintain Web content.
Required Skills and Qualifications :
4 + years experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to pitch to media.
Knowledge of consumer marketing.
An ability to work on strategy plans as well as day-to-day tasks.
Ability to think both creatively and strategically.
Ability to run PR campaigns that deliver measurable results and meet objectives.
Deadline-oriented, creative with great follow-up and reporting skills.
Creativity in securing coverage and buzz with traditional outlets.
Understanding of social media and solid experience working with bloggers.
Project and budget management skills.
Ability to respond well under pressure with strict time limit.
Positive, energetic and enthusiastic