Contract: 12 months FTC (Mat Cover)
Hours: Full-time (37.5 hours a week)
Salary: up to £36k per annum
Are you a talented PR professional with a wealth of consumer PR experience and the ability to inspire influencers to share Pukka’s stories, content and knowledge? Do you aspire to work for a purposeful, sustainable, and growing ethical brand?
Based in our inspiring Bristol head office, the PR Officer is a fixed-term position to cover 12 months maternity leave, working full-time. The role comes with a competitive salary of up to £36k 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 to strategise, plan and deliver world-class PR and influencer campaigns that align with Pukka’s purpose to nurture healthier, happier lives through powerful organic plants.
You’ll be providing support in an advisory capacity to global teams and integrating global PR and influencer activations to ensure mass reach. You’ll also cement PR and influencer channels as a global headline maker to increase Pukka’s talkability while driving mass awareness. In this role, you’ll be responsible for crafting consumer-facing written communication to the global markets. In addition, you’ll collaborate with and be inspired by the international markets to create impactful campaigns that are highly effective in both reach and impact.
The chosen candidate will ensure PR and influencer campaigns are progressive in their approach, chartering new territories and pushing boundaries to communicate with our target audience in ways that resonate whilst remaining true to our purpose, identity, and values.
You’ll have previous experience crafting and delivering impactful and strategic global PR and influencer activity on behalf of a purpose-led brand with complex stories to tell. Highly proficient in PR and Influencer marketing, you’ll be able to plan and deliver integrated campaigns that can be adapted and used globally.
As our GPR Officer, 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 excellent working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
If you are to be our PR Officer, you’ll thrive at pace, be resilient and turn challenges 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, complete our application with your written answers to the four questions below, and submit your responses to the two written or video questions. Who are you? How do you relate to others? Heart or head? Describe your energy Your written or video submission: What inspires you about working at Pukka? What excites you about this job role? 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.