MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB
This position will help build and sustain a good image for Te Whare Hukahuka. This includes organizing and overseeing PR activities and ensuring effective communication with stakeholders, media, and the public. Your key role is to write clear and concise copy for ads, publications, content captions, blogs, website wordings and any project needing engaging communications. Your words will inform and engage target audiences.
Ultimately, the key aim as a PR specialist is to handle all aspects of planned publicity campaigns and PR activities. As a PR Specialist, you will be in charge of establishing and maintaining relationships with consumers, the community, and other partners or groups by writing press releases and other media communications, responding to requests for information. We expect you to have a creative mind and excellent communication skills. If you are also confident in your public speaking and project management abilities, we’d like to meet you.
-Develop PR campaigns and media relations strategies
-Collaborate with different stakeholders and higher management to make sure that the communication assets and releases are updated and within the project objectives.
-Respond to requests for information release or press conferences from the media or designating a spokesperson or source of information.
-Write press releases and other media communications to promote Te Whare Hukahuka and our different projects.
-Establish and maintain relationships with consumers, community, other organizations, and public interest groups.
-Drive brand consistency across all company communications
-Develop and implement brand guidelines
-Edit and update promotional material and publications (brochures, videos, social media posts etc.)
-Seek opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising
-Study the organization's objectives, promotional policies, and needs to build public relations strategies that influence public opinion and promote products, ideas, and services.
Experience and Education:
-2 years of relevant experience
-Proven efficient administrative and time management skills.
-E-commerce experience is a bonus
-Must be a strong communicator, have excellent written, presentation, oral communications and interpersonal skills.
-Be an exceptional relationship builder and a great communicator with diverse ethnicities.
-Strong interpersonal skills and high EQ.
-High level of competency in business communication.
-Sound analytical and questioning skills.
-Ability to delegate, prioritise and manage upwards.
-Ability to manage time, deliverables and meet deadlines
-Proficient in Google Suites (Docs, Sheets, Slides and forms).
-A Passion for learning.
-Intuitive but backed by strong reasoning and analytical skills.
-A strong networker and relationship builder.
-A self-starter with plenty of initiative.
-Flexible, adaptable and calm under pressure.
-A Can-do attitude – whatever it takes.
-A team player with a good sense of humour.
-Can join the team immediately
-Communicates well with a diverse range of people and in a variety of environments
-SAVING THE WORLD - improve the lives of 10 million indigenous people.
-Can work from anywhere, including home, so no need to sit in traffic
-Be part of a team where you are able to meet and learn from interesting entrepreneurs and cultural experts.
-Flexibility in working hours to fit in with other commitments in your life (you have to manage your time to guarantee the programme phase is on schedule).