PR Manager UK, 6 month contract

London, England, United KingdomContract

Company Description

We are music and tech fans from all over the world, working hard to make sure that Deezer offers audio fans an easy to use, fun and highly personalized experience. Our team of programmers, tech experts, artist and label specialists, marketing and communication professionals and, of course, our music editors make sure listeners can enjoy Deezer in over 180 countries around the world. We have a 'local hero' approach and love supporting local artists and music communities to help them reach more fans. Do you want to become one of us? Then read on!

 

Job Description

We’re looking for a PR professional who can assist our global team with a fast-moving press office function. The Public Relations Manager will report to the VP of External Communications and will collaborate with other Deezer team members worldwide including those in product, artist relations, editorial, data and more. They will also work closely with the Head of Global PR to manage our global news pipeline, with a focus on UK press distribution and media relations. 

 

What will you do?

  • Manage the UK & Ireland press office and media relations programme including app reviews, data stories, interviews

  • Draft global press releases across various departments around artist, content or product feature announcements through to partnership and corporate news 

  • Pitch all global and local news to UK & Ireland media   

  • Assisting with in-bound press enquiries for the UK & Ireland, including comments, data, crisis and interview requests 

  • Drafting spokesperson commentary, interview briefing books and Q&As 

  • UK coverage reporting and KPI tracking 

  • Potential PR agency support / management  

  • Occasional creation of PowerPoint result decks for the global team

Qualifications

Who we're looking for

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in PR in tech and/or entertainment

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills 

  • Degree in communication, marketing or other relevant field

  • Strong experience pitching and distributing news to UK media  

  • Previous experience of working in an international matrix organization a plus

  • Ability to work proactively and independently 

  • Flexible working both at home and in Deezer’s London office a short walk from Hammersmith station

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer

We are a passionate, optimistic and open-minded team who are proud to work for one of the OG's of music streaming. 

  • An environment that embraces innovation, creativity and collaboration
  • A culture that gives you the tools, freedom and responsibility to succeed
  • A stocked kitchen with free drinks and fresh fruit
  • An ‘at home’ vibe with areas to relax and collaborate