At Ola, we don’t do typical days or comfort zones! Here’s where we need you…..
Develop a marketing communications plan including strategy, goals, budget and tactics
Develop Ola’s media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast and online media
Coordinate all public relations activities
Direct social media exec to engage audiences across traditional and new media
Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within business and industry media
Manage media inquiries and interview requests
Create content for press releases, byline articles and keynote presentations
Monitor, analyze and communicate PR results on a quarterly basis
Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising on an on-going basis.
Build relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness
Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them
How will you do this?
Research, pen and distribute press releases to targeted media;
Collate and analyse media coverage;
Prepare and supervise the production of publicity materials including handouts, direct mail leaflets, promotional videos, photographs, films and multimedia programmes;
Arrange photo opportunities and events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press tours;
Be all over our social media platforms
Commission market research
What you’ll need
You’re a confident communicator and presenter
you possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
You possess excellent organizational and planning skills
You have a full understanding of media needs and media relationships
You’re proactive, reliable, responsible and accurate with an attention to detail
You possess the ability to keep information confidential
You have a strategic and tactical understanding of all primary social media platforms
You thrive in high-stress environments, often for long hours
You possess a wide degree of creativity and latitude
You’re self motivated with a positive and professional approach to management
Previous experience in a Senior Public Relations role is key.
That experience gained in a start-up environment would be an added advantage
A degree or HND in one of the following would be an advantage: business/management; communication and media studies; English and creative writing; marketing; politics; social sciences.
The awesome things you can expect to receive in return:
An industry-leading remuneration package.
Private Medical insurance.
25 days annual leave (Excl bank holidays).
Competitive Employer Pension Contribution.
Workplace perks such as recreation activities, social events, food and coffee.
Ola is committed to its mission of building mobility for a billion people. A mission possible only through an A-Team, who work as one and are focused on being part of a lasting legacy. Take the gear up a notch and let’s share the wheel - think Ola!