Are you a talented PR professional with the ability to inspire influencers and journalists to share Pukka’s stories, content and knowledge? Do you aspire to work for a purposeful, sustainable, fast-paced and growing ethical business?
Based in our inspiring Bristol head office, the PR Manager is a permanent full-time role with a competitive salary of up to £35k per annum depending on experience, alongside a benefits package designed to nurture your wellbeing and personal development.
About the opportunity
This exciting opportunity calls for an experienced PR professional to join us and take the lead in managing Pukka’s UK press office. With the support of the PR & Communications Lead, the PR Manager will inspire our chosen media to share Pukka’s stories, content and knowledge on our herbal wellbeing expertise, expertly blended creations and sustainable living.
Balancing the importance of strategic thinking and execution, the role will cover all Pukka’s UK PR activity for campaigns. The chosen candidate will be tasked with identifying and securing proactive coverage opportunities that promote Pukka’s purposeful, sustainable and growing ethical brand, and build and nurture positive relationships with UK media.
Crucially the role will also report on, review and analyse coverage results and key KPIs, as well as writing and tracking pitching materials and press releases for the media.
We’re looking for someone degree qualified, preferably in journalism or similar, who’s had varied experience managing a busy press office. You’ll understand the current media landscape and be able to plan and deliver integrated PR campaigns. It’s also essential that you have the ability and skills to monitor and measure our performance.
As our PR Manager it goes without saying you’ll be a natural-born proof-reader and your eye for detail will not waiver when the pressure is on. You’ll have excellent written English skills and superb oral communication capabilities, with a talent for communicating complex messages and stories through inspiring and accessible media tools. Your confident and persuasive style means you’ll also quickly develop and maintain great working relationships.
If you are to be our PR Manager you’ll thrive at pace, be resilient and turn challenge and obstacles into decisive and purposeful action. You’ll be someone who seizes opportunities to benefit the wider business and communications goals and be passionate about contributing to a purpose-led mission – everything you do is designed to inspire people to lead a more conscious life through the incredible power of plants.
About Pukka Herbs
Pukka Herbs harnesses the incredible power of nature through its award-winning organic and ethically sourced herbal teas, lattes and food supplements.
Founded in 2001 by Tim Westwell and herbalist, Sebastian Pole, Pukka’s mission is to create a world where plants play a central role in human health and wellbeing.
Pukka is a beacon for sustainable and ethical business. All Pukka’s teas are certified Fair for Life, one of the highest independent fair trade standards in the world and many of its teas use FairWild herbs. Pukka is a B-Corporation, signifying its ongoing commitment to put people and planet ahead of profits. And over one percent of its sales are given to environmental causes around the world every year through 1% for the Planet.
How to apply
If you’re intrigued and excited by what you’ve read so far, let’s see if you have what it takes to thrive at Pukka. To apply please use the link below and attach your CV and your answers to the four questions below.
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Pukka supports, facilitates and promotes equality of opportunity and a culture which celebrates diversity and inclusion. The diversity of our people is important for Pukka and we value and celebrate individual differences.
Closing Date: 21st April 2019