Join our team.

We look after our team and the benefits of joining us include flexible working, a day off on your birthday and lovely team outings. We are always looking for special people to join our flock, so if you think you’ve got what it takes to deliver an exceptional service to our clients in Cumbria, please email a CV and covering letter to emma@onelittlebird.co.uk

Senior PR Executive 

 

Are you a hard worker who absolutely relishes a new project.  Do you take enormous pride in your work?  Do you have a meticulous attention to detail and are you extremely driven?  Are you looking for a new challenge with unlimited potential?

 

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you. We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior PR Executive, who is eager to join our small yet perfectly formed boutique PR & digital marketing agency in Cumbria.

Our ideal candidate will be a wonderful writer, an avid reader of local, national and online consumer publications and incredibly organised, with the ability to juggle multiple deadlines at any one time.

You will be creative, hardworking and a lovely positive person to have around, ideally with a few years of PR experience under your belt.

We’re looking for someone with lots of energy who is happy to hit the ground running.

Key responsibilities

  • Working with autonomy for each of your clients
  • Generating relevant positive coverage in line with client objectives
  • Formulating and implementing full PR strategies
  • Identifying PR opportunities and trends, being ahead of the curve
  • Taking a whole view of a client’s offering and being able to advise confidently on issues and ideas that are broader than PR
  • Independently managing last minute requests and when necessary, crisis PR.

Key skills

  • Proven PR-specific experience
  • Exceptional writing and proof reading skills
  • Ability to balance a busy workload and prioritise efficiently
  • A good knowledge of the British press and national and local publications
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Meticulous record keeping
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and plan and prioritise workload accordingly
  • Ability to manage a team
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ideally a full clean driving license
  • Ability to work autonomously and within the team

Remuneration and benefits

  • This is a full time post.
  • We provide a Macbook Air and offer flexible working options for our full team.
  • We offer 20 days leave a year plus Bank Holidays and an extra day off on your birthday.
  • Our offices are lovely and are in Cockermouth but you will be out and about a bit and some remote working is possible too.
  • We offer great team building opportunities as well as the chance to try out the offerings of our clients.

Job Type: Full-time

To apply for the position, please send your CV and a covering email explaining why you would be right for the role to our Office Manager, Emma McCarthy emma@onelittlebird.co.uk

 

Get in touch for an informal chat about the role – we promise we won’t bite.

PR Executive 

Are you an exceptional copywriter who can turn their hand to anything from creating engaging press releases, website copy or social media posts?

 

Our ideal candidate will be a wonderful writer, an avid reader of local, national and online consumer publications and incredibly organised, with the ability to juggle multiple deadlines at any one time.

You will be creative, hardworking and a lovely positive person to have around, ideally with a few years of PR experience under your belt. 

We’re looking for someone with lots of energy who is happy to hit the ground running. 

Key responsibilities 

  • Helping to formulate PR strategies 
  • Planning and delivering effective PR activity for our clients
  • Writing press releases, website copy and all kinds of content
  • Arranging press visits
  • Monitoring results and creating reports
  • Identifying PR opportunities and trends, being ahead of the curve

Key skills

  • Ideally a year or two of PR experience
  • A solid understanding of PR and its processes
  • Exceptional writing and proof reading skills
  • Ability to balance a busy workload and prioritise efficiently
  • A knowledge of the British press and national and local publications
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Meticulous record keeping
  • Good listening skills, a positive nature and lovely manners all round
  • Ideally a full clean driving license

Remuneration and benefits

  • This is a full time post.
  • We provide a Macbook Air and offer flexible working options for our full team.
  • We offer 20 days leave a year plus Bank Holidays and an extra day off on your birthday.
  • Our offices are lovely and are in Cockermouth but you might be out and about a bit and some remote working is possible too.
  • We offer great team building opportunities as well as the chance to try out the offerings of our clients.

To apply for the position, please send your CV and a covering email explaining why you would be right for the role to our Office Manager, Emma McCarthy emma@onelittlebird.co.uk

Get in touch for an informal chat about the role – we promise we won’t bite.

Apprenticeship Vacancy

 

 

Are you looking to start a fulfilling career? Are you a do-er ready to get cracking in the working world? Are you brilliant at writing? University not your cup of tea?

 

 

We have a rare and exciting opportunity for an Apprentice to join our team! We are looking for a hard-worker who we can nurture and progress into a senior role. 

We are looking for a team-player who will help keep the office organised, assist with media monitoring, run errands and help us with lots of marketing bits and pieces and online research. 

Our ideal candidate will be happy to take on all tasks allocated in a positive and enthusiastic manner.

Key responsibilities

  • Media monitoring, logging coverage and maintaining spreadsheets
  • Answering phone calls and helping to welcome guests.
  • Some PA duties
  • Running errands
  • Online research
  • Supporting the team

Key skills

  • Good computer skills, highly confident with Word and Excel
  • Good understanding of grammar and punctuation
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Friendly and helpful manner

To apply for the position, please send your CV and a covering email explaining why you would be right for the role to our Office Manager, Emma McCarthy emma@onelittlebird.co.uk

Get in touch for an informal chat about the role – we promise we won’t bite.

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emma@onelittlebird.co.uk

01900 826 633

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43 Station Street
Cockermouth, CA13 9QF