Public Relations / Corporate Communications
PR Consultancy

PR Consultant: Luxury Brands – Remote in Cape Town/Johannesburg

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A boutique communications consultancy, representing an enviable client list of leading global and local luxury and lifestyle brands across a variety of sectors including wine and spirits; hospitality; fashion and the arts is looking for an intelligent and energetic, mid-weight PR Consultant to join their team working remotely in either Cape Town or Johannesburg. This exciting role calls for a dynamic individual who can hit the ground running, operating in a fast-paced environment while maintaining quality standards with attention to detail.  The successful candidate will be working with best-in-class brands and as such, previous traditional and Digital PR agency experience, with existing media contacts and Influencer Marketing experience is essential. Most importantly you should have a genuine desire to meet the needs of clients and the consultancy’s tight knit team to facilitate smart workflow and smooth working relationships. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to hone your skills in a tactical role in PR, communications & brand consultancy. If you have a home office and can start soon, we’d love to hear from you. Apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Assisting in campaigns development and measurement thereof
  • Ideation of comms approach and preparing presentations 
  • Driving projects from an admin/ timing perspective
  • Working closely with the team to meet deadlines and client objectives.

Requirements

The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Educated to Degree level (PR qualifications not necessary but is desirable)
  • At least 3 years recent experience gained work in a client service and consultancy role 
  • A sound understanding of the local media landscape (experience in PR and media relations is essential)
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft suite essential, Keynote preferable) 
  • Previous traditional and Digital PR agency experience
  • Social Media and Influencer Marketing experience – advantageous
  • Established media relationships with print, online and broadcast journalists 
  • Experience in project management, plans, budgets and deadlines 
  • Experience in campaign management, execution and analysis
  • Efficient & self-motivated
  • Detail orientated
  • Consistent
  • A multi-tasker
  • Articulate communicator
  • A pleasure to work with
  • Home office set-up – a must
  • Own transport.

Should you not receive a response within one week, please consider your application unsuccessful.

City: Remote in Cape Town or Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Level of Expertise: Mid
Remuneration: Negotiable
Reference Number: #Tam573