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We’re hiring: PR and Social Media Intern

HROC is looking for a student who is passionate about the world of Public Relations and Social Media to join the team for a year long placement. During your time with us, you’ll be exposed to the inner workings of a 60-strong full service marketing agency and will work on national and international brands, many of which are household names.

At HROC we specialise in creating conversations both on and offline and we’re looking for a highly driven and motivated student to support the work that we do. The environment you’ll be working in is fast paced and exciting and no two days will be the same. You’ll experience working with journalists pitching in story ideas, supporting with social media campaigns and understand how paid for social campaigns work, going to events, exhibitions and working closely with teams from all levels of the business.

The role will include:

  • Supporting on day-to-day activity across all accounts
  • Building a strong understanding of our clients and their business
  • Develop strong relationships with journalists and media contacts
  • Understanding social media channels and working with teams to manage client pages
  • Supporting on a proactive and reactive press office for clients
  • Writing for a wide range of outlets including PR and Social Media
  • Providing support to account teams including coverage monitoring, social media reporting and other admin duties

A successful candidate will be outgoing with strong interpersonal skills, be professional, enthusiastic and have great attention to detail. In turn, we will offer you a fun and inviting place to work, and as we enter our 40th year in business you’ll have the opportunity to join in our many social events happening throughout the year including our famous Christmas party.

The position is a paid for role and the hours of work will be 9am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday. To apply email steve.sherran@hroc.co.uk with a CV and covering letter.