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PR Specialist – Marketing and Communications job – R360 000 p/a – Cape Town, South Africa

  • Permanent
  • Cape Town
  • Jan 8, 2019

A leading home of iconic brands focused in the Beauty, Wellness and Lifestyle Sectors, have an exciting job opportunity for a PR Specialist to join their team in Cape Town. They are looking for a rock star PR Specialist with a specialty in influencer engagement and strategy. The ideal PR Specialist is someone who has 4-6 years of previous influencer-focused experience and a passion for the Beauty industry

Your key job responsibilities as the PR Specialist in Cape Town:

  • Develop PR influencer-specific strategies to deliver positive ROI and social/category growth
  • Identify, cultivate and maintain meaningful relationships with a broad spectrum of influencers across YouTube, Instagram and other relevant platforms
  • Collaborate with Social Team on all campaigns and activations to ensure alignment for maximum reach and results
  • Identify like-minded entities for brand partnerships and collaborations
  • Manage participation in influencer events/panels
  • Ability to generate overall leads through social media
  • Ability to generate and report analytics
  • Daily monitoring and reporting of competitive intel
  • Management of execution of large volume mailers/send outs
  • Support and attendance of PR-related and industry events as needed
  • Assist with creative conceptualization of events and mailers and support in execution
  • Draft pitches and event/program recaps
  • Assist in facilitating weekly and monthly PR reports

Requirements for this PR Specialist job in Cape Town:

  • Degree in Public Relations, Marketing or Communications
  • Previous beauty PR & Influencer-specific experience required
  • 4-6 years handling earned and or paid Influencer Relations/Marketing
  • Proven track record leading strategic influencer campaigns with measurable ROI
  • Strategic and Creative mindset
  • Extremely proficient in all social media platforms & Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Meticulous attention to detail, resourceful, with a can-do attitude
  • Team player who thrives within a dynamic, fast-growing company
  • Driver’s license and own car essential
  • Must be able to attend events after-hours

If you meet the above requirements for this PR Specialist job in Cape Town, we would like to hear from you! Please send your CV through to If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

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