PR & Communications Manager
description

eToro is the world’s leading social trading network, providing millions of users from around the world a one-stop-shop solution for their trading and investing needs. Since 2007, eToro has positioned itself as a Fintech leader, pioneering revolutionary practices such as social trading, blockchain and machine-learning-based investment products. eToro is a regulated and secure platform, operating in full transparency with its clients’ interest in mind.

eToro’s award-winning trading and investing platform is home to millions of traders and investors in 140 countries. Join our Marketing department and enjoy a professional, rewarding job atmosphere at a company that puts on emphasis on professional standards, while keeping the workplace fun. We offer competitive fees and great benefits for the right applicant.

Overview:

Based in the UK and reporting to the Global Head of PR & Communications, the PR & Communications Manager will be responsible for supporting the global PR strategy and programme for eToro.

Main tasks/responsibilities:

  • Press office functions:
  • Prioritising and answering direct media requests
  • Progressing appropriate opportunities put forward by the the PR agencies
  • Drafting or reviewing/editing PR plans / campaigns, press releases, house views, positioning statements, Q&As and ad-hoc media notes
  • Liaison with content writers regarding placed articles and other written commentary
  • Organizing media events and media attendance at events and conferences
  • Co-ordinating submissions for awards and surveys.
  • Day to day interaction with eToro’s UK and global PR agency; helping to provide direction and support for the execution of the PR strategy.
  • Monitoring and managing eToro’s reputation globally:
  • Reviewing daily press clippings
  • Monitoring of journalists’ requests
  • Monitoring key debates and identifying story opportunities as well as potential issues
  • Helping to manage crisis communications or issues management - with the support of the Global Head of PR & Communications
  • Acting in the longer term as a spokesperson
  • Acting as a key part of the global PR network:
  • Participate in monthly global PR calls
  • Support coordination of PR activity between local marketing and PR teams and the central teams in Israel and London
  • Encouraging sharing of best practice between countries
  • Evaluation: liaison with global PR agency in order to evaluate the impact of eToro’s PR activity via pre-agreed KPIs and support the production of weekly, monthly and quarterly updates for the global PR evaluation
  • Help monitor PR budget spend and compile necessary records and input to Global Head of PR and Communications for budget exercise
requirements

Want to Join? You'll need

  • 2-3 plus years PR experience
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Proven track record in building media relationships
  • English as first language; extra languages an advantage
  • Pro-active and solution driven with a strong sense of responsibility
  • Experience of working with other nationalities and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Ability to work in crisis mode
  • Understanding of fintech or financial services an advantag
UK Office
location
Marketing
department
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