PR Work Placement

PR Work Placement  

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Chase PR and Social Media | Public profile »
Central London 
Location details:
Job Sector:
Marketing, PR & Advertising 
1 - 4 Months 
Post date:


Working days are Monday – Friday 9am until 5pm.

Travel expenses are paid zones 1-3 and £5 a day lunch allowance.

Please see below further information:

The trainee will engage in the following tasks/activities:

• To assist the team with all day-to-day press activity and work across fashion and lifestyle brands
• Database management of press lists, new venues, vendors and PR's
• Product sample call ins and images requests
• Weekly call rounds to publications to ensure timely sample returns
• Tracking product samples
• Management of sample call backs for the team
• Screening daily domestic and international press for coverage
• Organising press gifts
• Preparing press packs and relevant PR materials
• Supporting the Executives and Managers on day to day administration and logistics
• Support the entire team on all aspects of event organisation
• Compile media grids for the team and ensure these are kept updated
• Work with Photoshop on creating press releases and additional PR assets
• Create weekly fashion and lifestyle alerts for new designer and product launches

Description of the ideal candidate..

• Be able to work in a fast-paced public relations office environment
• Be able to take initiative and show originality and creativity when creating press releases and alerts
• Be able to think on its own and work independently
• Be able to multitask and show organisational skills
• Be able to differentiate and recognise titles and publications across the multifaceted UK press landscape
• Have an understanding of how events management and implementation work
• Be comfortable in using tools such as Photoshop, PowerPoint and Word and apply them to creative thinking

Background into us:

Chase PR is an innovative, proactive and creative London based PR and marketing agency, which offers creative and inspiring PR campaigns and strategy, specialising in fashion, sports, outdoor and lifestyle brands. Founded in 2000 and comprised of a dedicated team of experienced PR professionals. Chase PR has an energised, pro-active approach to PR and tailor strategies to suit the client’s individual marketing objectives. Pan-European in account work, Chase PR work with clients and agencies in many countries internationally.