Media Relations Specialist (UK)

London, England, United Kingdom | Fully remote

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Vested is a communications agency focused on the future of finance. Named one of the top 50 Most Powerful PR agencies and one of the fastest-growing agencies globally, Vested is for "creative nerds" - hardworking, fun, charismatic, entrepreneurial individuals who are looking to jump into a fast-paced environment.

Role

Experienced media relations expert, comfortable with email and phone pitching, storytelling on behalf of companies in the financial industries space, with expert knowledge of investment management.

Responsibilities:

  • Proactively pitch news/storylines to a variety of media including print and broadcast at national, regional, vertical, specialty media outlets
  • Proactively looks for potential pitching opportunities
  • Regular reporting on conversations with members of the media and feedback on pitches
  • Maintains a deep understanding of the investment management space and the related media landscape

Requirements:

  • General familiarity with public relations measurement reports
  • Prior usage of Signal and Cision is a plus, but not required. Employer will provide training on the Signal platform
  • Ability to communicate via G Suite, such as Google Drive, Google Sheets, and Google Docs
  • Access to and familiarity with Slack as a communications channel is preferred