PPL – Senior PR Officer (UK)

Come and join PPL

As one of the leading Collective Management Organisations (CMOs) at the heart of the UK’s music industry, PPL ensures those who invest their time, talent and money to make recorded music are compensated when their music is used in public by businesses or broadcast on TV or radio. Based in Soho our committed and passionate culture where we place our members and licensee customers at the heart of what we do, will offer a dynamic environment to showcase your skills.

What you’ll be doing…

The Marketing and PR team is recruiting for a self-motivated and creative Senior PR Officer to lead on all PR campaigns for PPL. This role will create and execute strategic and creative media campaigns, exploiting all opportunities to promote PPL.

The successful candidate will liaise with a variety of internal stakeholders across the business and will need to build effective relationships.  Our external stakeholders include our thousands of members, licensee customers, media, politicians as well as other CMOs and music industry trade associations. You will be expected to proactively develop and enhance relationships with our print and broadcast contacts as well as briefing and managing the external PR agency.

What you’ll need…

Ideally we are looking for an experienced Senior PR Officer with 5 years+ experience in solid PR preferably gained within the music industry. You will be experienced in planning and implementing a range of communication materials. Ideally you will have contacts in the music and media industry as you will be pitching to journalists creating targeted PR angles. Candidates should have a proven track record of securing high profile media coverage. It is also essential that candidates possess a level of gravitas that will enable them to work with the Chief Executive Officer and the Executive team.

What we can offer you…

We offer our employees a friendly and high energy working environment with great people to work with. If you have the hunger to learn and grow, and provide first class customer service to ensure we deliver the best services then you’re set for good things with PPL.

What next?

If you feel you have the right skills and are up for the challenge then we would love to hear from you.  To arrange an informal chat please contact Nicola Wright McKenzie.