We are hiring.
PR & Marketing Manager
Sadly, Vanessa is leaving us to return to the warmth of Australia, which means we are on the hunt for an experienced and enthusiastic PR and marketing manager to manage all Public Relations activities for LBA. Reporting directly to the company directors, the person should be outgoing, highly organised and passionate about architecture and the built environment.
Your role will be to define and implement the company’s marketing and communications strategy, providing new business support, coordinating PR, leading on client facing events, and managing the company literature, website and social media platforms – you will become the voice of LBA.
Researching, creating & delivering on PR opportunities for the company and for the directors to raise the profile of the practice
Managing company events
Managing relationships with Journalists for publications and interviews
Maintaining the company website and other publications (Hestia)
Managing the company social media accounts (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Designing and creating visuals for award submissions, advertisements and other communications
Maintaining a diary of award submission deadlines and making sure these are all submitted on time and to a high standard
Holding overall responsibility for brand management and corporate identity including template management
Commissioning professional photography and managing the practice image library
Managing and updating of the practice contacts database
Strong organisational and administrative skills, with good attention to detail
Ability to perform tasks effectively and to deadlines
An understanding of messaging and brand identity
Highly personable, with the ability to work independently and as part of a larger diverse and vibrant studio team
Positive and professional outlook with a problem-solving attitude
Strategic, creative thinker with excellent communication skills
Proven marketing communications experience in a similar role
Excellent writing and graphic skills
Experience in social and new media and content management systems
Skilled working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite; InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop are essential for this role
Experience of working in a creative environment
Experience of event management and networking
You must be eligible to work in the UK
Photography skills (desirable)
Website development (desirable)
Interest in design/architecture with a knowledge of architectural language (desirable)
At LBA we strive to achieve the highest level of inspired architectural design solutions for our clients, whilst also providing a professional and attentive service from project inception through to completion. We believe in building strong client & consultant relationships and all our appointments to date have been from repeat business or referrals, therefore excellent communication and people skills are key.
We offer employees a friendly and creative studio environment in which to work. The culture of the practice is focused on providing a work/life balance, flexible working, employee benefits and support in career progression. We also pride ourselves in offering a competitive salary, group life cover and a performance-based bonus package. Our practice is thoughtfully balanced with a low turnover of staff. We encourage ambition, enthusiasm, initiative, and creativity and will support and inspire you to develop your career within LBA. The practice is at an exciting stage and we are looking for a key member of staff to join us on our journey. We have exciting plans for the future!
If you’re a confident and strategic PR and marketing professional, who’s passionate about architecture please submit your CV stating your notice period and salary expectations to email@example.com
We are an equal opportunities employer.
No agencies please.