Public Relations Executive Job Vacancy in Brisbane

FirstMac, one of Australia’s leading non-bank mortgage lending companies, is looking for a Public Relations Executive to join their Brisbane CBD based Marketing team. This is a fast paced, results driven environment, with opportunities to support the organisation through effective management and improvement of marketing

About the Position
Reporting to the Group Marketing Manager, you will support and promote the corporate and brand reputation of FirstMac and its subsidiary brands with the goal of increasing sales and brand awareness. The key responsibilities include:
• Planning and developing public relation strategies and initiatives
• Establish and build relationships with key stakeholders to maximise opportunities
• Write, edit and produce communication materials including media releases, feature stories and web content
• Respond to all requests from the media and industry with a view to maximising and safeguarding the corporate and brand reputation

About you
The type of person we are looking for is a pro-active, self starter who can work closely with our Executive team. A bachelors degree in public relations or related discipline, plus a minimum of 3 years experience is essential. Experience working within financial services would be highly regarded. You will possess strong experience in writing and editing material and initiating and implementing communication strategies within a multi-layered organisation.

Apply for this position
To apply for this role, please send your Resume accompanied by a brief cover letter to Claire Barber at A Position Description is available on request. Applications close at 5pm on Wednesday 7th March 2012.