Hiring Organization: Transsnet Financial
Creation and execution of public relations strategy
Fielding media questions and pitching stories to the media
Preparing media kits and organizing press conferences
Developing a media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast and online media
Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within the business and music industry
Manage media inquiries and interview requests
Create content for press release, byline articles and keynote presentations
Monitor, analyze and communicate PR results
Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them
Plan and budget for PR events, programs and initiatives
Design and review the online content in media announcements and media kits
Monitor corporate image frequently and ensure it is in compliance with company brand
Develop and implement PR policies and procedures
Develop and implement crisis communications advice and media strategy, as needed
Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, English, Communications, Marketing or a related discipline.
3 – 5 years working experience in music or any other entertainment media outfit.
Must be a confident communicator and presenter
Must have great knowledge of the music industry and the music business
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must possess excellent organizational and planning skills
Have a full understanding of media needs and media relationships
Be proactive, reliable, responsible and accurate with an attention to detail
Possess the ability to keep information confidential
Tactical understanding of all primary social media platforms
A wide degree of creativity and latitude
Self-motivated with a positive and professional approach to management
Must be aware of different media channels and agendas.
Proven working experience in public relations required
Proven track record designing and executing successful public relations campaigns
How to Apply
Interested candidates should forward their CVs and cover letter to [email protected] All applications should be submitted on or before the 21st of September, 2020. Only Shortlisted candidates would be contacted.