Public Relations Manager

Are you interested in writing effective press releases, building online communities and coordinate events like a Design Presentation? Apply for the next Public Relations Manager of Project MARCH! The PR Manager will create a PR plan for the coming year of Project MARCH together with the Content Marketeer. In the run to the Cybathlon of 2020 it is your goal to boost the publicity of Project MARCH and awareness of the exoskeleton. This means you will attend fairs on a regular basis. 

The PR-manager is responsible for setting PR-goals and making sure these are achieved by implementing creative PR-ideas. An important step in this process is mapping the different target audiences of Project MARCH. You want to boost the publicity of the project. Is your goal the Dutch national television or do you want to take Project MARCH international?

As PR-manager you will also focus on improving and maintaining a good relationship with press and online influencers. This is done by giving interviews and press briefings that promote our project. You will be responsible for the campaign on our social media channels and other PR events, together with the Content Marketeer.

The PR Manager will cooperate a lot with all functions related to PR & Acquisition. Your tasks will be supplemented with items that are relevant at that moment. Will there be a big event? Then you will all contribute to the organization of this event. Is there an acquisition deadline or a need for production partners? Then you will all be busy with calling new partners.

Desired skills and experience

  • Excellent communicative skills

  • High sense of responsibility

  • Able to make effective decisions

  • Motivated to tackle various tasks

  • High basis of self-motivation

  • Enthusiastic personality and able to encourage enthusiasm in others

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Expertise in using social networks

  • Experienced with working in groups, projects and/or committees

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