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PR & Marketing Manager - Art

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

An amazing opportunity has just become available for an experienced PR & Marketing Manager to join a tight knit London arts organisation, and gallery, in a standalone role providing lots of opportunity for growth and expansion.

Based on site at the Central London gallery 5 days a week, this role requires someone with strong connections within the arts press and media.

  • Manage press and marketing strategy to increase awareness, footfall and increase gallery's brand

  • Write and distribute press releases and pitch to journalists for features, interviews, comment pieces and reviews, pro-actively seeking and responding to coverage opportunities.

  • Develop and nurture positive working relationships with a wide range of journalists as well as artists, partners and other collaborators.

  • Run press events and launches and coordinate media production across all media.

  • Driving PR coverage across the art press and beyond in existing / new publications

  • Researching, organizing, attending and running networking events in London and abroad.

  • Write, publish newsletters, update website and post across all social media channels with clear strategy.

The ideal candidate

  • Must have strong contacts within the art world and art press and know influential journalists, editors and figures!

  • At least 5 years' experience in PR and Marketing

  • Passion and knowledge of visual arts

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.