PR Executive / Senior PR Executive

Salary: £Competitive DOE

Job Description

Keen to accelerate your travel PR career in an award-winning and dynamic agency? A fantastic role has become available for a highly capable PR Executive to join award-winning travel specialist Black Diamond. The successful candidate can expect the opportunity to quickly grow within a fast-paced team in an energetic and passionate hands-on integrated communications agency.

You will provide support on some incredible destination accounts across the Asia Pacific portfolio and enhance your existing skills within the world of travel PR from experienced managers and directors across communications and creative disciplines. Perfect for an enthusiastic and driven individual, the role will include the following:

  • Creative proactive and reactive media relations
  • Press release and newsletter writing
  • Arranging media visits (some travel is required!)
  • Monitoring the media and pouncing on new opportunities
  • Working on events – both media and trade
  • Compiling client reports
  • Assisting with media and brand affinity partnerships
  • Supporting the wider team

You must have:

  • Strong knowledge of the travel sector
  • Previous experience working in either travel or lifestyle PR
  • Wide network of media contacts across trade and consumer titles
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Sound writing abilities
  • A passion for travel and travel publications
  • Enthusiasm to bring to the office
  • Documents eligible to work in the UK
  • Ability to travel outside of the UK
  • A full current UK driving license is preferred
  • First-hand experience of Japan would be advantageous
  • A minimum of 12 months experience

Black Diamond the Company:

Black Diamond is a full service agency offering clients PR, marketing, advertising and travel trade representation, alongside its digital and content creation divisions. Existing clients include Tahiti Tourisme, Japan National Tourism Organization, Travel Portland, Colorado Tourism Office, Visit Santa Barbara, Greater Palm Springs, Tourism Whistler and Japan’s Setouchi Tourism Authority.

If you are interested in applying for this position please send a covering letter and CV to [email protected]