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PR & Communications Manager

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Salary:
£30-35k per annum + bonus
Location: Leeds, LS1

Planet-U Energy is one of the fastest-growing renewable energy companies in the country, with clients in almost every sector of the industry. The business is going through a rapid amount of growth as the requirement for renewable energy becomes ever more pressing for businesses. Our service isn’t limited to energy supply, we offer a range of renewable and sustainable energy saving solutions to our clients.

Run by an entrepreneurial team, Planet-U Energy looks to attract the sharpest minds within the country to work for its organisation, with one major goal in mind: to make renewable energy totally transparent, so businesses can take action today, for a more sustainable tomorrow

The marketing team is seeking an experienced B2B PR & Communication Manager to nurture a strong industry network, increase awareness and develop an enviable company image by developing and executing effective communication and media relations programs.

Duties include:

  • Assist Head of Marketing and Digital Marketing Manager with developing, planning, organising, and overseeing a marketing communications plan, across a wide range of channels
  • Lead the media relations strategy, objectives, KPI, budget and tactics, as part of a wider marketing plan
  • Manage budgets, costs, and ROI for stakeholder engagement
  • We will serve as the company spokesperson to the media, coordinating all public relations activities, manage media inquiries and interview requests
  • Required at times to communicate internally to employees or provide communications coaching for employees
  • Direct and create content writing strategy for a diverse range of marketing channels (press releases, blogs, webinars, website material, and blogs) engaging different target audiences
  • Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within energy and recruitment industry media
  • Monitor, analyse, and communicate PR results on a monthly basis to the Head of Marketing
  • Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships, and advertising on an on-going basis.
  • Build relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness (especially to create traction for events & podcasts) 
  • Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding the communication strategy surrounding them.

Desired Experience & Skills:

  • Proven working experience in B2B industries (ideally 3-4 years)
  • Proven track record designing and executing successful public relations campaigns at both a local and national level
  • Strong relationships with both local and national business and industry media outlets
  • Experience in acting as a company spokesperson; comfortable and skilled in both broadcast and print media interviews
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills
  • Solid experience with social media including blogs, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Event and/or webinar planning experience

5 reasons to join the renewable revolution!

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Work hard, play hard. For us, hard work means high reward. This includes uncapped bonuses, cash and team incentives, regular team outings, and early finishes.

We never stop pushing for better. We’re the UK’s fastest-growing renewable energy company & we want our employees to grow with us. That’s why we focus on personal development and internal promotion from the very beginning.

Workplace wellness. We know to be the best, all of our employees have to be at their best too. That’s why we prioritise employee wellness benefits including; Cycle 2 work, workplace wellness support, flexible-working, and subsidised public transport.

Judge us by what we do, not what we say! The planet- U Promise = to be carbon neutral by 2025.

We put all we have into all we do. Saving the planet isn’t a 9 to 5 job. From our CEO down, every single member of the Planet-U team is committed to what we do. That’s why we value the ideas and input of everyone in the business. We have a no barriers approach which means everyone has access to the CEO and making a change for the better.

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