Public Relations Assistant

We are looking for an encouraging Public Relations (PR) Assistant to complement our PR team with various administrative tasks. Though you can be holding an entry level position, your hard work is going to be instrumental within the development and execution of PR plans and strategies.

Our ideal candidate will certainly be a young and creative PR or communications graduate, filled with potential. A fervent interest within the field partnered with good writing and research skills are important to us. In case you are also well-organized, confident and an excellent communicator, we’d like to satisfy you.

The thing is usually to facilitate the sleek running of daily operations and success of PR efforts.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Keep calendars (editorial, press conferences, events etc.) and media lists
  • Participate in brainstorming and planning sessions
  • Assist in organizing and execution of events, campaigns etc.
  • Conduct research to compliment PR planning
  • Draft and distribute content such as newsletters and releases
  • Edit videos and presentations as assigned
  • Support relations with stakeholders, media, vendors etc.
  • Assist in tracking media coverage or PR metrics (e.g. web analytics)
  • Invent ways to streamline communication and plan execution
  • Undertake general administrative and clerical duties

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proven experience as PR assistant or similar position
  • Perception of PR and marketing concepts and practices
  • Willingness to check out industry trends and current methods
  • Comprehension of video production and editing
  • Computer savvy; working expertise in databases and design software (e.g. Photoshop) is a plus
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Well-organized, capable of working with deadlines
  • An analytical mind with focus to detail
  • Outgoing and confident
  • BSc/BA in public places relations, communications or relevant field

Work Trial:

Mode: ( Video / Voice / In-Person)
Work trial period varies based on individual applications.
Further information will be provided once your application is assessed.


Company Details

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South Africa
Staffing/Recruiting
1000+ Employees
Casual
Afrikaans, Arabic, Chinese, English