PR Executive

Graduate, excellent communicator, technically savvy and enthusiastic

Job purpose

Are you a natural communicator who likes the excitement of new challenges and who is able to thrive in a fast-paced environment?

We are looking for a graduate PR Executive who is technically savvy, enthusiastic, proactive, persuasive, tenacious and possesses excellent communication skills. You must be a team player and also be able to work on your own initiative, under pressure and often to tight deadlines. A ‘hands-on’ attitude is essential.

Main duties and responsibilities

The role of a PR Executive includes:
  • Pitching and building relationships with journalists to sell in media stories and garner coverage for clients
  • Writing engaging copy including press releases, pitches and byline articles, that will resonate with the target audience
  • Working alongside the account team to develop and implement creative media campaigns
  • Communicating with clients

Person specification

Qualifications
  • A relevant graduate degree in PR, marketing, English or similar.

Essential:
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Experienced user of MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to multi-task and work to targets
  • Professional and positive approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to cope under pressure
  • Team player, and able to work on own initiative
  • Personable, articulate and creative with a can-do attitude and willingness to go the extra mile when required

Desirable:
  • Good academic background Relevant work experience
  • An interest in technology and its application in personal and business environments
  • Experience with content writing, social media and video production

Remuneration: INR 3-3.6 Lakhs p.a.

Responsible: Account Manager

Type: Full-time

If this job description seems tailor made for you,  send your CV to careers@exlpr.com

What our team members say about us

5/5
"I had the best time in my life while working with EXL PR. The major part was learning, I have learned a lot like - media interaction, client management, risk management, and also team work. It was a great experience for me as a Public Relation executive. Especially want to mention that I was given so much support from my manager & other colleagues as well. The work environment, which is full of positivity, offers new comers a lot of scope and challenge to grow in the company.”
Alivia Paul
PR Executive