Pr Officer | Johannesburg | High End Fashion Retail Group

Pr Officer | Johannesburg | High End Fashion Retail Group






Pr Officer | Johannesburg | High End Fashion Retail Group

Details of the offer

PR Officer position available with well-known International, established South African fashion retail group which is seeking an experienced, well connected PR Officer to join their team in Houghton, Joburg. We are seeking a Public Relations Officer who would have an understanding of PR within the social media world as well as its traditional roles. The PR Officer needs to have the necessary contacts within the fashion industry in order to be able to manage PR functionality within the company and all the brands.
Minimum Requirements:
MUST have matric
A University Degree (or equivalent) in Public Relations / Marketing Manager / Journalism / Communications would be an added advantage.
At least 3 years’ experience working in Public Relations, preferably in the retail fashion / apparel industry
Experience in managing media relations (online, broadcast and print)
Excellent communication skills
Excellent writing skills
Must have own transport
Must be a self-starter and have the ability to use own initiative
Able to work under pressure
Ability to handle multiple tasks at once
High attention to detail
Willing to work overtime when needed
Creativity and problem solving aptitude
Duties and Responsibilities to include but not limited to:
Planning and developing PR campaigns, publicity strategies and campaigns
Writing, producing and distributing presentations and press releases
Collaborate with internal teams (marketing & digital) and maintain open communication with senior management
Organising and attending promotional events such as press conferences, open days, exhibitions, tours and visits
Speaking publicly and representing the company and brand at press conferences and presentations
Analysing media coverage and present findings and opportunities to senior management
Doing market research, specifically focussing on fashion trends, locally and international
Working and managing social media by editing and updating promotional material and publications
Building relationships in the fashion industry
Seek opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising
Address inquiries from the media and other parties
Prepare and submit PR reports
Manage PR issues
Salary Negotiable depending on experience
Start: September 2019
To apply for the PR Officer, Joburg, Fashion Retailer position please send CV and recent photo.

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