Head of PR and Social Engagement

Job Title: Head of PR and Social Engagement
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/05/2017
Reference: BBBH57137
Contact Name: Becca Ballin
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 10, 2017 16:00

Job Description

Handle has partnered up with a leading entertainment company in search for a Head of PR and Social Engagement.

The Head of PR and Social Engagement will manage a newly created team focusing on creative, social PR and planning.

Key responsibilities:

  • Deliver impactful social PR campaigns
  • Oversee Consumer PR's social media engagement as part of the delivery team's campaigns
  • Stakeholder management across - social media teams sitting in Entertainment and marketing
  • Define objectives, KPIs and principles for best practice
  • Provide relevant and insightful social media data analysis
  • Evolve Consumer Communications media strategy and day to day execution

Essential skills & experience

  • Significant experience delivering publicity-generating campaigns that have landed at scale with measurable results using a mix of social and PR
  • Exceptional understanding of social and PR
  • Senior level experience either in house or agency
  • Line management experience - managing people with a mix of social, PR, digital, and creative experience
  • Track record of integrating marketing, PR and social teams and tactics to deliver against shared objectives - with a broad range of social/evaluation tools

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.