• PR & Communications Executive County Dublin
  • Guaranteed Irish in County Dublin, , Ireland
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

Do you understand all the elements and benefits that PR and storytelling can bring to a company? Are you a skilled communicator with a flair for crafting compelling content? Do like building relationships with stakeholders? Are you good at project management? Would you like to work for a national brand which represents leading companies in Ireland? We are looking for a PR & Communications Executive to join the Guaranteed Irish team. If you're ready to contribute your expertise to elevate our marketing strategies, we invite you to explore this exciting opportunity.

Guaranteed Irish, is the national symbol of Trust. We believe in our own ability to affect positive change in our communities. We also believe that enterprise is at the heart of thriving communities. Our members, homegrown and international, are based in Ireland and are committed to quality jobs, supporting their communities and Irish provenance in a sustainable manner. Our values include Trust, Empowerment, Enterprise... Fairness, Respect and Fun. We are seeking individuals who live by these values and take pride in the work they do.

You will work with our Communications & Marketing and Membership teams at our office in Dublin 2. The role is set within a demanding, performance-driven environment where having a growth mindset is essential. Your goal will be to help us raise brand awareness for the company; improve our presence on radio, national and regional press; support the growth of our membership network and promote our current members.

This position will suit a marketing or communications graduate with 3-5 years’ work experience, good writing skills and strong digital marketing knowledge, looking to gain experience with a national brand.

If this sounds like the type of role you would be interested in, send us your CV and a strong cover letter to [email protected]. Only CVs sent to this email address will be considered.

Reporting to our Head of Communications, PR & Marketing, the role will cover the following responsibilities:
• Carry out our integrated marketing campaigns from project planning, design, execution and reporting.
• Key marketing campaigns include but are not limited to the promotion of our monthly themes and events, the Guaranteed Irish Business Awards, Brand Activation Champion, and other media partnerships.
• Support the Marketing, Business Development, Membership and Sustainability Teams with their communications and marketing needs.
• Support and collaborate with our Digital Marketing Executive as they roll-out our campaigns on our social media channels, newsletters and website.
• Write and send researched and impactful Press Releases to national and regional media.
• Use our PR platform to send, follow up and create relationships with key media.
• Amplify the reach of all coverage (own or from our members) on our platforms.
• Work with the production team of The Guaranteed Irish Business Podcast. Schedule and research interviews with Guaranteed Irish Members. Execute the marketing plan to promote the podcast across all streaming platforms and social media.
• Responsible for reporting on the effectiveness of our communication campaigns on a monthly and quarterly basis.
• Attend and assist at ad-hoc Guaranteed Irish and industry events.
• Carry out any additional duties that may be assigned to you by the Organisation from time to time.

Required skills and experience:

1. Professional Experience:
• 3-5 years' experience in a PR, advertising, or communications role, or a similar position is desirable.
• Previous experience working in a fast-paced commercial environment or agency where projects are executed swiftly and within allocated time.

2. Education & Interests:
• Diploma or higher degree in PR, marketing, digital marketing or business.
• Knowledge of the business landscape in Ireland.

3. Digital skills:
• Tech Savvy and Resourceful – Mastering basic computer skills such as Outlook, Teams, Microsoft Office, and other online tools.
• Competent in social media marketing, particularly on platforms such as LinkedIn, Instagram, and TikTok.
• Previous experience working with platforms such as WordPress, Google Analytics, Podcast platforms, HubSpot, or similar is highly desirable.

4. Communications skills:
• Proficient in English with excellent copywriting and communications skills.
• Proof-reading experience.

5. Project Management skills:
• Strong organisational and project management skills.
• Fast learner with strong attention to detail.
• Comfortable operating to multiple deadlines and handling many projects at once.

6. Personal Traits:
• Creative, dependable, and a team player.
• Strong work ethic and a positive "can-do" attitude are a must.
• Sense of humour.

• Salary: €35K-40K depending on previous experience.
• 20 days annual leave + Good Friday and Christmas Eve.
• Company Pension Scheme.
• Wellbeing programme.
• Training and development programme investment with career path.
• 6 monthly performance reviews and continuous professional development.
• Nice and centrally located office in Dublin 2.
• Flexitime policy: 37.5 hours per week between 8am-6:30pm.
• Work from home policy: 1day/week on Fridays.
• Bike to work and tax saver transport scheme.
• Laptop and phone provided, expenses covered.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: €35,000.00-€40,000.00 per year

• Bike to work scheme
• Company events
• Company pension
• Sick pay
• Wellness program
• Work from home

• Monday to Friday

Application question(s):
• Please note that only applications with a CV and a Cover Letter sent to [email protected] will be considered. No screening will be done through Indeed.

• Advanced/Higher Certificate (preferred)

• PR: 3 years (preferred)
• Communication skills: 3 years (preferred)

Work Location: In person

Expected start date: 24/06/2024
County Dublin Ireland


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